In an a hearing Thursday on the Renewable Fuels Standard held by the Environmental Protection Agency in Kansas City, Kan., American Soybean Association Kansas Director Bob Henry pointed to the many benefits of renewable biodiesel produced from soybean oil. . .
SACRAMENTO - The California Air Resources Board today honored recipients of the 2014 Haagen-Smit Clean Air Awards, California's premier award recognizing individuals who have made outstanding contributions to improving air quality. The recipients inclu. . .
In the end, the measured fuel economy matched EPA ratings, leading AAA to conclude that "driving behavior, vehicle condition, driving environment, and terrain" were the primary reasons for the discrepancies. Certain types of vehicles also proved more l. . .
A brand new 1.6L diesel that goes on sale later aims to battle established leaders like the VW Golf and Jetta diesel and could win a few buyers who were considering hybrids. It'll need a highway fuel rating above 43 m.p.g. to beat the VWs, established lea. . .
The fuel is made from renewable materials, and its use can reduce carbon emissions up to 90 percent, Neste says. The company says NEXBTL can be used in all modern diesel engines, and isn't restricted by the "blend wall" that limits the quantities of bi. . .