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Detroit fleets get makeovers through federal program with an uncertain future
March 3, 2015 // Environmental Health News

Detroit truckers, manufacturers and residents are benefitting from federal efforts to clean up diesel. But the federal program that doles out the money to replace older diesel engines is in its last year of authorization and facing a cut under President O. . .  read more

Government rejects call for diesel vehicle scrappage scheme
March 1, 2015 // Air Quality News (United Kingdom)

Defra (the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs), said it had “no current plans for a national diesel scrappage or engine retrofit scheme”. It also declined the EAC’s suggestion for a step-by-step rebalancing of fuel duty and vehicle excise . . .  read more

Pollution level in Paris: Good news for diesel
February 10, 2015 // L'Express (France)

(Translated from French) The anti-pollution plan presented by the city of Paris does not apply to newer diesel vehicles. In a professional point of the sector can be seen as a boon for the new generations of engines.  read more

Study affirms diesel emissions technology, boosting efforts to replace old engines
February 10, 2015 // The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

“It’s a game-changing study,” said Frank O’Donnell, president of the Clean Air Watch, a nonprofit environmental advocacy group based in Washington D.C. “It absolutely confirms that modern pollution controls can convert the dirty diesel engine into somethi. . .  read more

Study Clears Newer Diesels of Lung Cancer And Other Risks
January 27, 2015 // Hybrid Cars

A first-of-its-kind study examining the efficacy of post-2007 diesel emissions control technologies meeting federal regulations has found zero incidence of cancerous lung tumors in rats subjected to diesel exhaust. The implications of the Advanced Coll. . .  read more