BIRMINGHAM, AL - The California Air Resource Board (CARB) has approved the Altec Jobsite Energy Management System (JEMS) when used in any power take-off (PTO), diesel-fueled truck application with a gross vehicle weight (GVW) rating over 10,000 lbs as meeting the requirements set forth in title 13, California Code of Regulations section 2485.

 Altec JEMS is a product of Altec's Green Fleet, designed to eliminate engine idle time at the jobsite and reduce fuel consumption, noise pollution, and carbon footprint. The JEMS is an integrated plug-in system powered by application-specific battery packs. The system provides power for the aerial device, truck cabin heating and air conditioning, and export power for hand tools and other electrical accessories.