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  • Policy Insider | 02/24/17

    Helping Raise a Bridge and Move $200 Billion in Goods

    Replacing structurally deficient bridges is critical and getting this necessary work done on time can’t happen without diesel technology.

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  • Recent News | 02/22/17

    Volvo’s SuperTruck is part evolution, part revolution

    Volvo's SuperTruck boosts freight efficiency by 88% while also improving fuel efficiency by 70%.…

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  • Recent News | 02/22/17

    Diesels not major contributor to air pollution in India

    Older diesel vehicles are not major contributors to air pollution, according to Indian officials.…

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  • Recent News | 02/21/17

    The Big Story: Diesel Market Facing Compression

    From our perspective, we were betting very heavily on clean diesel being part of the solution - CARB Deputy Executive Officer Alberto Ayala.…

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  • Policy Insider | 02/21/17

    What’s working when it comes to EPA and industry? An Editorial View from the ED

    How we got to this position is the result of many people, forces and influences collaborating, disagreeing but ultimately coming together to work together and make real progress.

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  • Recent News | 02/19/17

    GM went global for Chevy Cruze Diesel's engine

    “Diesels are one of the lowest cost ways to reduce carbon dioxide emissions,” GM's VP of global propulsion systems Dan Nicholson said.…

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  • Press Release | 02/13/17

    New Chevy Cruze Diesel Sedan to Hit Amazing 52 MPG Highway

    2017 Cruze Diesel Sedan has achieved 52 mpg highway rating - the highest highway fuel economy rating of any non-hybrid/non-EV in America.

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  • Ask and you shall receive. Introducing the all-new #Cruze Diesel with an EPA-estimated 52 MPG on highway mileage!… https://t.co/Pvg5qGD6OO

    Chevrolet Via Twitter

    @chevrolet 02/13/17

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  • Policy Insider | 02/13/17

    Your Partner in Building Next Generation Energy Infrastructure

    Clean diesel technology is ready today to make sure our infrastructure can deliver for us tomorrow.

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  • Recent News | 02/13/17

    'Near-zero' diesel cheaper way to cut NOx: Diesel Tech Forum

    The Diesel Tech Forum believes replacing older diesel engines with new "near-zero"-emissions diesels is the best use of VW settlement funds.…

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  • Press Release | 02/10/17

    Clean Diesel Best Choice for Use of VW Settlement Dollars

    Clean diesel technology is the best choice for mitigating NOx emissions in the U.S. with the Volkswagen Environmental Mitigation Trust.

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  • 02/09/17 VIA FACEBOOK

    As the country braces for six more weeks of winter, emergency diesel equipment and generators can keep our nation functioning.

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  • SuperTruck? Super efficient. Super trucks push the efficiency envelope to new levels (via @DieselTechForum):… https://t.co/GXNunr9tyJ

    Cummins Engines Via Twitter

    @CumminsEngines 02/07/17

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  • Policy Insider | 02/07/17

    Getting Big Things Done, Like Generating 96,000 Pounds of Clean Air

    Upgrading the oldest engines in very large applications to the latest clean diesel technology can generate enormous clean air benefits.

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  • Recent News | 02/07/17

    Diesel Fuel Market to grow in tandem with auto industry

    Heavy-duty vehicles form the bulk of the demand volume in the global diesel fuel market.…

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  • Recent News | 02/07/17

    Diesel Gensets Market to Record an Impressive Growth Rate

    Asia Pacific was the largest market for diesel gensets in 2013, followed by Europe and North America.…

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  • Recent News | 02/06/17

    Nissan’s off-road NV Cargo X diesel is no ordinary van

    The Cargo X a 5.0-liter Cummins diesel V8 & produces 310 horsepower & 555 pound-feet of torque.…

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  • Recent News | 02/06/17

    Oregon's dilemma: How to spend $72 million from VW settlement

    By and large, the money has to go toward replacing old and dirty heavy-duty diesel vehicles with newer models that are 95 percent cleaner.…

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  • Policy Insider | 02/06/17

    Diesel vs. Winter

    As the country braces for six more weeks of winter, emergency diesel equipment and generators can keep our nation functioning.

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  • Recent News | 02/03/17

    MTU Engines For Regional Rail

    140 MTU Series 1800 PowerPacks diesel engines will power 55 regional trains planned go into service in northern England from December 2018.…

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  • Recent News | 02/01/17

    Trends Watch: Diesel to Continue Climb in 2017

    Allen Schaeffer of the nonprofit Diesel Technology Forum is confident that diesel fuel will continue its upward trend in the U.S.…

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  • Recent News | 02/01/17

    BMW Sticking with Diesels in the United States

    BMW is optimistic about diesels’ future in the U.S. but what happens in Europe will ultimately drive the technology’s U.S. fate.…

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  • 01/31/17 VIA FACEBOOK

    Free Money to Adopt Clean Buses throughout Oregon

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  • Policy Insider | 01/31/17

    Super Trucks Demonstrate Super-Sized Freight and Energy Efficiency

    Working with the U.S. DOE, teams of truck and engine makers in the SuperTruck program have pushed the efficiency envelope to new levels.

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  • Why a diesel made sense and why @GM is happy with the "Whisper Diesel" inside the new #GMCTerrain https://t.co/fxtygsA6Ku

    Diesel Technology Forum Via Twitter

    @DieselTechForum 01/30/17

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  • Recent News | 01/28/17

    MTU Stage 5 Engines For Claas Combines, Tractors

    Rolls-Royce & Claas sign agreement for MTU Series 1000 to 1500 engines compliant with EU Stage 5 emissions regulations.…

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  • Recent News | 01/28/17

    The Car Doctor: Diesels, Trivia and a Lexus Review

    We talk with the executive director of the Diesel Technology Forum, play some trivia, talk with callers and review the Lexus ES300h.…

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  • Recent News | 01/27/17

    Bill seeks to ban ‘coal rolling’ in Maryland

    The Diesel Technology Forum backs the ban on coal rolling & to make sure clean diesels are operated in the way that manufacturers intended.…

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  • Recent News | 01/27/17

    'Rolling coal' might be outlawed in Maryland

    Ezra Finkin of the Diesel Technology Forum testified before the Maryland General Assembly in support of House Bill 11.…

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  • Press Release | 01/26/17

    “Rolling Coal” Is Unsafe & Harmful to The Environment

    Tampering with diesel vehicle emission controls to create excessive amounts of black smoke is wasteful and harmful to the environment.

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  • Recent News | 01/26/17

    Deere's 450K Dozer - 16% More Horsepower on 20% Less Fuel

    John Deere's 450K crawler dozer delivers 16% more horsepower & the hydrostatic transmission burns 20% less fuel compared to counterpart.…

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  • Recent News | 01/25/17

    Ham fat turned into 2,600 gallons of renewable diesel

    Neste's Christmas ham fat collection drive refined the drippings into its own brand of renewable diesel.…

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  • Recent News | 01/25/17

    Houston METRO awards contract for 169 clean diesel coaches

    METRO's new coaches are equipped a Cummins ISX engine & are powered by the newest EPA-mandated clean-diesel engine technology.…

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  • #biodiesel and #renewable diesel fuel help improve #airquality, reduce emissions and make diesel part of our sustai… https://t.co/r9WxpdaFtZ

    Diesel Technology Forum Via Twitter

    @DieselTechForum 01/24/17

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  • Press Release | 01/24/17

    New Diesels Boost Consumer Choices for U.S.Vehicle Market

    Washington Auto Show to give policymakers & consumers an opportunity to see how diesel technology fits in the plans of U.S. automakers.

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  • Recent News | 01/24/17

    RTA's funding woes hamper conversion to natural gas buses

    Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority votes to add 29 clean diesel coaches because of costs to install CNG fueling stations.…

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  • Policy Insider | 01/23/17

    “What does this mean for diesel?”

    Diesel power is perfectly suited for the next challenges at hand. Bring it on.

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  • Policy Insider | 01/23/17

    Getting Big Things Done

    The latest clean diesel equipment used to move international freight is eliminating emissions and generating enormous air quality benefits.

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  • Recent News | 01/19/17

    U.S. automakers add more biodiesel-capable models

    U.S. automakers have introduced a record number of new biodiesel-capable diesel vehicles for increased fuel efficiency and sustainability.…

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  • 01/13/17 VIA FACEBOOK

    The craziest part? The craft landed with a half-tank of fuel leftover.

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  • Policy Insider | 01/13/17

    Rolling Clean Across the Country

    Respect American technological innovation and ingenuity and simply Roll Clean.

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  • Is diesel getting a second chance? #NAIAS @GM @Ford https://t.co/J5QwmC8TQj https://t.co/wH4PYAsTyr

    Diesel Technology Forum Via Twitter

    @DieselTechForum 01/12/17

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  • Recent News | 01/10/17

    Here's why GM is betting on diesel

    GM believes the U.S. is a growth market for diesel cars & trucks. Something tells us we'll see urbodiesels in even more GM models soon.…

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  • Recent News | 01/10/17

    Automakers tout new diesels despite Volkswagen's troubles

    Announcement show diesel remains an important option for meeting the future vehicle needs of U.S. drivers - Diesel Technology Forum.…

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  • Recent News | 01/10/17

    DTF says diesel vehicles are coming back, though mostly trucks

    By December 2016, diesel's market share had almost doubled to 0.81 percent, with 115,337 diesels sold in the U.S. in all of 2016.…

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  • More clean diesels on the way as @FordTrucks adds the power and fuel-efficiency of the diesel option to the F-150.… https://t.co/Q39S82YUzN

    Diesel Technology Forum Via Twitter

    @DieselTechForum 01/09/17

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  • Press Release | 01/09/17

    New Diesel Options for U.S. Vehicle Market

    Ford introduces new 3.0L diesel engine option in the 2018 Ford F-150 pickup truck & GMC reveals new 1.6L turbo-diesel 2018 GMC Terrain SUV.

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  • Recent News | 01/09/17

    Chevy's Cruze diesel may get EPA 50 mpg highway rating

    The upcoming Chevrolet Cruze diesel sedan & hatchback could be the 1st nonhybrids since 1980s to get a 50 mpg EPA highway rating - or more.…

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  • Recent News | 01/09/17

    Neste launches renewable diesel made from waste and residues

    Neste has launched a renewable diesel made entirely from waste and residues with up to 90% lower greenhouse gas emissions.…

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  • Press Release | 01/06/17

    U.S. Diesel Light Duty Market Regains Momentum in 2016

    We remain optimistic about the momentum for diesel vehicles in the coming years with several new diesel product launches coming soon.

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