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U.S. GHG Emissions at Lowest Level in 20 Years
April 16, 2014 // Climate Central

U.S. greenhouse gas emissions declined 3.4 percent in 2012 from 2011, the Environmental Protection Agency announced Tuesday. Those emissions are down 10 percent from what they were in 2005, the EPA said, and are at their lowest levels since 1994.  read more

300 mpg Diesel-Electric Hybrid Unveiled by Volkswagen
April 16, 2014 // Oil

The star of this week’s Qatar motor show will undoubtedly be Volkswagen’s “one-liter car,” the diesel hybrid XL1, which is able to achieve more than 300 mpg. The $60,000 XL1 is powered by an 800cc, two-cylinder turbodiesel powerplant (half a BlueMotion. . .  read more

Audi President Scott Keogh Talks Diesel
April 16, 2014 // CNBC

Audi President Scott Keogh Talks Diesels on CNBC from the New York Auto Show.  read more

Five Chrysler Group Vehicles Win Awards
April 16, 2014 // The Auto Channel

AUBURN HILLS, MI - 2014 Ram 1500 and 2500 both named "Top Rated Vehicles on" Jeep Grand Cherokee named "2014 Most Popular on" in Midsize Traditional SUV category Dodge Durango named "2014 Most Popular on" in Large Tradi. . .  read more

GM to Offer Diesel Engine for Mid-Size Pickup Trucks
April 16, 2014 // The Wall Street Journal

General Motors Co. said it plans to offer a diesel engine option in its forthcoming medium-size pickup trucks, the Chevrolet Colorado and GMC Canyon.  read more