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Clean Diesel Technology Can Help Improve France’s Air Quality
December 3, 2014 // Diesel Technology Forum

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Car industry wants new emission zone to be even tougher
December 18, 2014 // London Evening Standard (United Kingdom)

The Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders is calling for petrol-engined cars to be subject to the same clampdown as diesels. It says diesel engines are being demonised on the basis of out-of-date emissions figures. According to the car chiefs, the. . .  read more

The electric Écolobus almost six times more expensive as diesel
December 18, 2014 // Le Soleil (Quebec)

(Translated) On 31 December 2013, the maintenance cost was $ 6.69 per kilometer for a Écolobus compared to $ 1.17 / km for a standard bus. It is almost six times higher. By replacing the eight electric minibuses with regular vehicles, the RTC and save. . .  read more

Diesel security part of Cabinet’s plan to combat load shedding
December 11, 2014 // The Citizen (South Africa)

Cabinet has adopted a five-point plan to address the electricity challenges facing South Africa. The announcement was made by the Minister in the Presidency for Performance, Monitoring and Evaluation, Jeff Radebe, in Pretoria on Thursday. “Today (Thurs. . .  read more

Air pollution from EU passenger transport continues to fall
December 10, 2014 // Air Quality News (United Kingdom)

Air pollution emissions from passenger transport continues to fall slightly in Europe, but “more action” is still needed to reduce transport’s environmental impact, according to the European Environment Agency.  read more

Daimler, Heller Wins European Environmental Award for Innovative Nanoslide Technology
December 9, 2014 // World Industrial Reporter

In 2013, Mercedes-Benz introduced its patented technology in the V6 turbocharged petrol engine. Nanoslide is also being applied in the V6 diesel engines as well as the 4- and 8-cylinder high-powered engines in the latest generation of Mercedes-AMG vehicle. . .  read more

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