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Feb 13, 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...


Feb 10, 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...


Jan 26, 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...


Jan 24, 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...


Jan 09, 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...


Jan 06, 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,...


Jan 05, 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...


Dec 08, 2016, 15:30 ET I sindaci di Parigi, Madrid, Atene e Città del Messico inciampano; i paesi africani fanno le cose giuste nelle politiche per la pulizia dell'aria e per un carburante e una tecnologia diesel più puliti

La settimana scorsa, i sindaci di quattro città - Parigi, Madrid, Città del Messico e Atene – hanno annunciato di essersi impegnati per...


Dec 08, 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...


Dec 08, 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...


Dec 08, 2016, 08:30 ET Les maires de Paris, Madrid, Athènes et Mexico vacillent ; les pays africains font ce qu'il faut en termes de politiques visant à assainir l'air avec une technologie et un carburant diesel plus propres

La semaine dernière, les maires de quatre villes - Paris, Madrid, Mexico et Athènes - ont annoncé qu'ils s'étaient engagés à éliminer les véhicules...


Dec 08, 2016, 08:21 ET Bürgermeister von Paris, Madrid, Athen und Mexiko-Stadt geraten in Stolpern; Afrikanische Nationen mit sauberem Dieselkraftstoff und sauberer Dieseltechnologie in Richtung Luftreinheit unterwegs

In der letzten Woche haben die Bürgermeister von vier Städten - Paris, Madrid, Mexiko-Stadt und Athen – zugesichert, bis zum Jahre 2025 alle...


Dec 08, 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...


Dec 07, 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...


Nov 16, 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...


Oct 26, 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...


Oct 25, 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...


Oct 17, 2016, 15:52 ET Engine, Truck and Equipment Industry Leaders Highlight Strategies for Achieving Climate and Clean Air Goals

The Diesel Technology Forum is releasing a series of short videos featuring industry leaders from Caterpillar Inc., Cummins, CNH Industrial, John...


Sep 22, 2016, 17:26 ET Future of Near-Zero Emissions Technology Showcased At Society of Environmental Journalists Annual Conference

 With several hundred environmental reporters and policymakers gathering at the Society of Environmental Journalists (SEJ) 26th Annual...


Sep 16, 2016, 10:06 ET Meeting the Climate and Clean Air Challenge of the Future: "Learning Center" at SEJ Annual Conference to Highlight Future of Near-Zero Emissions Technology

To showcase the most advanced near-zero emissions technology available in the transportation and off-road industries, the Diesel Technology Forum...


Sep 01, 2016, 10:43 ET Are You Ready? Planning, Proven Technologies Key for Emergency Preparedness

 With September designated as "National Preparedness Month" by the Federal Emergency Management Agency and the Department of Homeland Security,...


Aug 16, 2016, 12:58 ET Energy Efficient Diesel Engines Key for Achieving New Federal Fuel Economy Targets for Commercial Trucks

With 98 percent of the largest commercial trucks powered by diesel engines, the current and future advancements in clean diesel technology will be...


Aug 04, 2016, 14:28 ET Proposed VW Settlement Likely Misses Clean Air Targets

 As currently configured, the Volkswagen Partial Consent Decree and Settlement will fail to effectively mitigate the lifetime total emissions...


Jul 29, 2016, 10:41 ET Updated to Include Infographic: New Clean Diesel Technology Slashing Truck Emissions and Driving Fuel Savings

The introduction of more advanced diesel truck engines, innovative emissions control systems, and cleaner diesel fuel over the past decade have...


Jul 28, 2016, 12:24 ET New Clean Diesel Technology Slashing Truck Emissions and Driving Fuel Savings

 The introduction of more advanced diesel truck engines, innovative emissions control systems, and cleaner diesel fuel over the past decade...