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18 May, 2017, 13:02 ET Improving America's Infrastructure with the Most Advanced and Cleanest Equipment

This week, hundreds of organizations are honoring the past accomplishments and focusing on the future growth of America's national infrastructure...


15 May, 2017, 17:27 ET Diesel Technology Forum Statement On new study on "Impacts and mitigation of excess diesel-related NOx emissions in 11 major vehicle markets" in the journal Nature

Improved "real-world" vehicle testing standards and increased adoption of new diesel technology to replace older diesels would play a major role in...


27 Apr, 2017, 17:26 ET Diesel Technology Forum Webinar "Making the Most of the VW Settlement in the Pacific Northwest: More Clean Air for the Dollar"

As individual states around the U.S. move forward with plans on how to invest their share of the $2.8 billion Environmental Mitigation Trust...


21 Apr, 2017, 11:01 ET Earth Day: Near-Zero Emission Clean Diesel Technology an Environmental & Economic Achievement

The following is an Earth Day statement from Allen Schaeffer, the Executive Director of the Diesel Technology Forum, a Washington-based...


06 Apr, 2017, 15:29 ET State Environmental Officials Hear How Clean Diesel Technology is the Most Cost-Effective Way to Reduce Emissions with VW Settlement Funds

The nation's top state environmental policymakers today heard how states can achieve the most cost-effective and immediate air emission...


30 Mar, 2017, 16:23 ET Renewable Diesel Fuel a New Component in the Advancement Of Clean Diesel Technology

With national and international policies moving toward a low-carbon, sustainable future, advanced clean diesel technologies and the emergence of...


21 Mar, 2017, 14:51 ET Golden Opportunity for the Golden State: More Clean Air, Faster and Cheaper Through Investing VW Mitigation Monies in Clean Diesel Technology

California's effort to improve air quality with $381 million funding from the Volkswagen Environmental Mitigation Trust would achieve the most...


06 Mar, 2017, 17:19 ET As U.S. Gears Up for Major Infrastructure Development, Cleanest & Most Efficient Equipment Takes Center Stage at CONEXPO 2017 Convention

The most advanced, powerful and efficient diesel equipment and technology for construction and industrial use will be unveiled to the public this...


13 Feb, 2017, 16:45 ET Cruze Control: New Chevy Cruze Diesel Sedan at 52 MPG Highway Owns a Top Spot in Fuel Economy Race

Today's announcement by Chevrolet that the 2017 Cruze Diesel Sedan has achieved a U.S. EPA-estimated 52 mpg highway rating - the highest highway...


10 Feb, 2017, 12:21 ET More Clean Air for the Dollar: Clean Diesel Projects Best Choice for Use of VW Settlement Dollars

Clean diesel technology is the best choice for mitigating NOx emissions in the U.S. as part of the Volkswagen Environmental Mitigation...


26 Jan, 2017, 12:14 ET "Rolling Coal" Is Unsafe & Harmful to The Environment - Diesel Technology Forum

The practice of tampering with diesel vehicle emission controls to create excessive amounts of black smoke emissions – commonly referred to as...


24 Jan, 2017, 14:49 ET 2017 Automaker Announcements Boost Confidence and Consumer Choices for Diesel Technology in U.S. Market; "Green" Diesels Featured at Washington Auto Show

With recent major announcements of new clean diesel engine options in the U.S. sedan, SUV and pickup truck markets, the Washington Auto Show will...


09 Jan, 2017, 15:14 ET Surprises in Detroit: New Options Boost Confidence and Consumer Choices for Diesel Technology in U.S. Market

Two major announcements from leading global manufacturers for new diesel options in light-duty vehicles came from the North American International...


06 Jan, 2017, 16:17 ET U.S. Diesel Car Market Regains Momentum in Second Half of 2016

On the eve of the 2017 North American International Auto Show in Detroit, Allen Schaeffer, the Executive Director of the Diesel Technology Forum,...


05 Jan, 2017, 15:53 ET New EPA Clean School Bus Funding to Help Improve Air Quality in School Districts Around U.S.

The new funding for cleaner school buses announced today by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will allow for significant air quality...


08 Dec, 2016, 14:08 ET Tropiezo de los alcaldes de París, Madrid, Atenas y Ciudad de México

- Tropiezo de los alcaldes de París, Madrid, Atenas y Ciudad de México; las naciones de África aciertan en las políticas a favor del aire limpio...


08 Dec, 2016, 09:13 ET Prefeitos de Paris, Madri, Atenas e Cidade do México falham; nações africanas acertam em políticas sobre ar mais puro e combustíveis e tecnologias diesel mais limpos

Na semana passada, os prefeitos de quatro cidades – Paris, Madri, Cidade do México e Atenas – anunciaram seu compromisso de retirar os veículos...


08 Dec, 2016, 08:13 ET Los alcaldes de París, Madrid, Atenas y la Ciudad de México tropiezan; los países africanos aciertan en las políticas a favor del aire limpio con combustibles diésel y tecnologías limpias

La semana pasada los alcaldes de cuatro ciudades (París, Madrid, México y Atenas) anunciaron el compromiso de eliminar los vehículos a diésel de...


07 Dec, 2016, 12:37 ET Mayors of Paris, Madrid, Athens & Mexico City Stumble; African Nations Get It Right on Policies for Cleaner Air with Cleaner Diesel Fuel & Technology

Last week, the mayors of four cities - Paris, Madrid, Mexico City and Athens - announced they had pledged to remove diesel vehicles from their...


16 Nov, 2016, 16:30 ET Mazda's Clean Diesel Announcement Signals Renewed Interest in Diesel Passenger Vehicles in U.S.

Today's announcement that Mazda will be bringing a new clean diesel version of its popular CX-5 SUV to the U.S. market is another strong signal that...


26 Oct, 2016, 18:00 ET Current and Future Clean Air Benefits from Diesel Technology Outlined at Midwest Clean Diesel Initiative Meeting

The success of private industry, government, environmental and health organizations in working to replace older diesel engines with near-zero...


25 Oct, 2016, 15:52 ET Clean Diesel Remains a Key Strategy for Meeting Future U.S. Vehicle Fuel Economy Targets, Emissions Executives Told

For achieving the future U.S. fuel economy and greenhouse gas emissions (GHG) requirements, clean diesel remains a key strategy based on its proven...