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  • Press Release | 07/28/16

    New Clean Diesel Technology Cuts Truck Emissions & Fuel Use

    Advanced diesel truck engines, innovative emissions control systems, and cleaner diesel fuel have improved air quality and fuel economy.

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  • Recent News | 07/28/16

    Trucking Into the Future: How Diesel Is Up to the Challenge

    Ask the average person on the street what comes to mind when you say the word “diesel.” The majority will respond “truck.”…

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  • Press Release | 07/22/16

    Clean Diesel Cars & Trucks to Help Achieve GHG Reductions

    New clean diesel passenger cars & pickup trucks will help to reduce future Greenhouse Gas Emissions, according to a new government report.

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  • Policy Insider | 07/22/16

    A $2.7 Billion Missed Opportunity

    For any level of funding, more near-zero NOx technologies may find their way on the road & at work with clean diesel than other technologies.

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  • If we look at the diesel segment and exclude all VW Group products, year-to-date sales are up 4%. https://t.co/vyj13kbpk4 @HybridCarsCom

    Diesel Technology Forum Via Twitter

    @DieselTechForum 07/21/16

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  • Recent News | 07/20/16

    Clean Diesel: The New Generation

    Allen Schaeffer authored the keynote article for the July 2016 issue of Hydrocarbon Engineering magazine.…

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  • Recent News | 07/15/16

    What does VW's diesel-pollution mitigation program do?

    The funding will go toward a number of different programs including retiring or retrofitting older diesel engines.…

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  • Recent News | 07/15/16

    More U.S. Fleets Shifting to New Tech Clean Diesel Engines

    The U.S. trucking fleet is transitioning to newer clean diesel technology for immediate fuel savings and cleaner air.…

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  • Press Release | 07/14/16

    42% of US Diesel Trucks are Now Near Zero Emission Vehicles

    More than 40% of all diesel commercial trucks in operation in the U.S. are now equipped with newer technology clean diesel engines.

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  • Policy Insider | 07/14/16

    Keep it in the Ground or America First?

    Whether you stand to the right or left of the political fence, clean diesel will be a key component to help realize both party's energy policy goals.

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  • Recent News | 07/13/16

    Carlsbad switches fleet to renewable diesel

    Renewable diesel delivers about the same performance as petroleum diesel and reduces emissions by up to 70 percent.…

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  • Recent News | 07/13/16

    CHEVy GIVES COLORADO DIESEL TO ALL-STAR GAME MVP ERIC HOSMER

    2016 All-Star Game MVP Eric Hosmer chose a Chevrolet Colorado Diesel Midnight Edition during the MVP award ceremony in San Diego.…

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  • Recent News | 07/11/16

    Final Tier 4 regulations: Prime vs. standby generators

    With EPA’s final Tier 4 regulations on diesel engine emissions, many facilities managers are seeking information about the new standards.…

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  • Recent News | 07/11/16

    On Air with Diesel Technology

    Allen Schaffer joined The Morning Briefing with Tim Farley and discussed the advancements of clean diesel technology around the country.…

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  • Recent News | 07/08/16

    Global Diesel Generator Market May Reach $17 Billion by 2020

    The global diesel generator market is set to grow from $14 billion in 2015 to $17.6 billion in 2020.…

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  • Press Release | 07/07/16

    California Freight Plan Needs Clean Diesel Power To Succeed

    The major environmental goals in California’s sustainable freight plan are achievable only with advanced clean diesel technology.

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  • Recent News | 07/07/16

    Fonterra shifts tanker fleet to biodiesel

    In the search for clean energy solutions, one of the world's largest dairy companies announced that it was switching to new Z biodiesel.…

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  • MTU #engines will drive cleanest operating #ferry in USA https://t.co/wpK5aPBZmo https://t.co/nRrIbZk4PP

    RR Power Systems Via Twitter

    @rrpowersystems 07/06/16

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  • Recent News | 07/06/16

    Stinky Buses Headed for Junkyard With VW Diesel Settlement

    There’s a whole variety of remediation projects the $2.7 billion from VW could go to, said Allen Schaeffer of the Diesel Technology Forum.…

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  • Recent News | 07/06/16

    Propel Fuels Low-Carbon Diesel to Power Carlsbad's Fleet

    The City of Carlsbad (CA) is now fueling with the nation's cleanest renewable diesel reducing fleet greenhouse gas emissions by up to 80%.…

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  • Recent News | 07/06/16

    Photos: The 2017 New Pickup Trucks, Vans & Big Rigs

    Lots of changes are in store across the 2017 new models, from light-duty pickups, vans & Class 8 trucks. See what 2017 has in store.…

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  • When it comes to MPGs, we don't accept average. Then again, we're not your average company. https://t.co/27RpU0HOi0 https://t.co/MJImFKPrsK

    Daimler Trucks NA Via Twitter

    @DaimlerTrucksNA 07/05/16

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  • Recent News | 07/05/16

    Govt. bats for big diesel cars - states they pollute less

    Big diesel cars have better emission norms and pollute less than the commoner’s small cars, the Centre told the Indian Supreme Court.…

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  • Recent News | 07/04/16

    Caterpillar’s hybrid microgrid offers much for the powerless

    Caterpillar has launched its hybrid microgrid at its proving grounds that promises a great deal for the third world in particular.…

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  • Recent News | 07/01/16

    How Tier 4 Final impacted the skid steer segment

    Why did Tier 4 Final have so much impact on skid steers? Three reasons . . .…

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  • Recent News | 07/01/16

    BART welcomes a new kind of diesel train

    The new 10-mile line represents a big change in BART technology using diesel-powered cars that look more like streetcars on steroids.…

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  • Press Release | 06/30/16

    DTF Statement on the Mitigation Aspects of the VW Settlement

    The diesel engine is the most energy efficient internal combustion engine with efficiency, reliability, performance and low-emissions.

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  • Policy Insider | 06/30/16

    Big News for Clean Air Thanks to One Global Automaker

    The VW settlement will get more near-zero emissions diesel technology into the population of trucks and equipment to deliver clean air benefits.

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  • Recent News | 06/30/16

    Clean Diesel, Zero Emissions Vehicles Get Boost From VW

    VW environmental remediation money to clean up older diesel engines will bring immediate clean air benefits, says Allen Schaeffer of DTF.…

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  • Recent News | 06/29/16

    Cleanest Operating Ferry in USA

    The cleanest operating passenger ferries in the U.S. are powered by clean diesel.…

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  • Recent News | 06/27/16

    Will Phase 2 punish alternative fuels?

    By 2040, diesel will account for 90% of all fuel consumption by trucks, with some gasoline and a small amount of natural gas.…

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  • Recent News | 06/24/16

    Light-Duty Diesel Keeps Trucking

    The diesel light truck market is doing very well due to improved fuel efficiency, power & durability.…

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  • Recent News | 06/23/16

    Bosch Korea says diesel engine is very clean, eco-friendly

    Bosch believes diesel is very clean and its eco-friendly engines are meeting Korean emission standards.…

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  • Policy Insider | 06/23/16

    Forum’s U.S. “Radio Tour” Highlights Clean Diesel Technology

    The Forum launched a national radio tour to discuss the advancements of clean diesel technology and influx of clean diesel vehicles around the country.

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  • Policy Insider | 06/22/16

    The Hidden Engineering Marvel Behind the Panama Canal

    The Panama Canal and U.S. East Coast ports invested to process increased trade flow, so has the prime technology used to move all this freight–diesel.

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  • Recent News | 06/22/16

    NBB to Congress: Biodiesel is advanced biofuel success story

    Biodiesel is delivering the vast majority of advanced biofuel under the RFS & is poised for continued growth - National Biodiesel Board…

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  • Recent News | 06/22/16

    New Contract for 75 Xcelsior® Clean Diesel Transit Buses

    Lane Transit in Eugene, OR awarded New Flyer a contract for up to 75 heavy-duty Xcelsior® clean diesel & diesel electric hybrid buses.…

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  • Recent News | 06/22/16

    Venson reveals that diesel remains the fuel of choice in UK

    Diesel vehicles still rule the road in the UK used car market with hybrid vehicles are performing better than pure electric models.…

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  • Kudos to #SEPTA for #cleanair efforts in adding up to 550 new clean diesel electric hybrid buses to their fleet https://t.co/gqXysSvohn

    Diesel Technology Forum Via Twitter

    @DieselTechForum 06/21/16

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  • Recent News | 06/21/16

    VDA President Wissmann Says Diesel Still Strong in Europe

    German auto industry President Matthias Wissmann discusses the future of diesel and the future of Germany's carmakers.…

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  • Recent News | 06/21/16

    Research Vessel Runs on Renewable Biofuel for One Year

    Renewable diesel is nearly carbon-neutral & produces cleaner emissions - decreasing greenhouse gas emissions and improving air quality.…

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  • Recent News | 06/21/16

    The Future of Freight

    Diesel power is the workhorse of the global economy & the diesel industry doesn’t feel like natural gas is a threat.…

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  • See how CASE improved speed, productivity and efficiency with the CX210D excavator https://t.co/HmKhaafsHM

    CASE Via Twitter

    @CaseCE 06/20/16

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  • Engines move trucks. Trucks move our economy. We're proud to be part of the #NationOfMakers who drive that movement. https://t.co/RVvDJzNiQZ

    Detroit Via Twitter

    @DemandDetroit 06/20/16

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  • Recent News | 06/20/16

    The Future for Diesel Cars

    With diesel likely to mirror gasoline prices in the near future, Allen Schaeffer is confident people will consider clean diesel technology.…

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  • Recent News | 06/18/16

    Renewable diesel viable for construction trucks & equipment

    Renewable diesel fuel can immediately improve the emissions performance of older diesel vehicles and equipment.…

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  • 06/16/16 VIA FACEBOOK

    Delphi's testing with 48V mild hybrid systems has achieved most of the fuel economy and environmental advantages of full hybrids at a fraction of the cost.

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  • Policy Insider | 06/16/16

    Clean Air and Booming Trade Go Hand in Hand

    As more freight moves through our ports, air quality is expected to improve through the introduction of clean diesel technologies.

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  • Recent News | 06/16/16

    $1 Million Available for Tribes to Clean Up Diesel Engines

    Projects may include replacing, upgrading or retrofitting school buses, transit buses, diesel trucks, marine engines, and locomotives.…

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  • Recent News | 06/16/16

    BorgWarner Chain Drive Systems On Cummins V8 Diesel Engine

    Optimized specifically for Cummins V8 engines, BorgWarner's engine timing system includes bushing timing chains, arms, guides & sprockets.…

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