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Dukovany uses new diesel generators in Blackout drill
March 5, 2015 // Ceska Tiskova Kancelar (Czech Republic)

Dukovany - Technicians of nuclear power plant Dukovany held a blackout drill today training resumption of power supplies after a fictitious power outage, using two new standby diesel generators that were installed last year. Each of the new diesel gene. . .  read more

Viral Volkswagen Ads Debunk "Old Wives' Tales" About Diesels
March 5, 2015 // Edmunds

HERNDON, Virginia — A viral Volkswagen ad campaign for the 2015 Volkswagen Golf TDI and 2015 Volkswagen Passat TDI, entitled "Old Wives' Tales," is aimed at debunking some commonly held beliefs about diesel-engine vehicles.  read more

Truck orders slip to ‘more reasonable’ level in February
March 4, 2015 // Fleet Owner

While still ‘excellent,’ Class 8 truck orders cooled in February, according to an early look at the numbers by industry analysts. Preliminary data reported by FTR shows North American Class 8 truck net orders at 30,900 units, in line with the company’s. . .  read more

Isuzu Adds Diesel Engine to N-Series Cabovers
March 4, 2015 // TruckingInfo.Com

The I4HK1-TC 5.2-liter turbocharged diesel engine powering the trucks has been enhanced to provide better fuel economy and will be compliant with the latest EPA emission standards a full year before they go into effect, said Isuzu.  read more

2015 Volkswagen Golf, a Crowd-Pleaser in Many Forms
March 3, 2015 // The New York Times

Named after the wind Americans would spell “gulf” (not the sport) it’s all the car most of us need. Make that cars, because the Golf has plenty of powertrain choices that transform it. There is the all-electric e-Golf, an incredibly fuel-efficient TDI die. . .  read more