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  • Press Release | 12/07/16

    Mayors of Paris, Madrid, Athens & Mexico City Stumble; African Nations Get It Right on Policies for Cleaner Air with Cleaner Diesel Fuel & Technology

    Last week, 5 African countries called for cleaner diesel fuel for their drivers to help move forward with cleaner fuels and diesel vehicles.

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  • Policy Insider | 12/06/16

    The Promise of an Early Christmas for Clean Air

    New clean diesel technology can deliver more emissions reductions for a fixed investment than emerging alternatives.

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  • Policy Insider | 12/06/16

    Delivering the Holiday Season

    If you order something online or even if you bought that gift at a store for the holidays, a diesel brought it.

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  • Policy Insider | 11/21/16

    LA Auto Show Green Buzz Includes Clean Diesel

    The 2016 LA Auto Show media preview had many product announcements that dealt with green vehicles, including electric cars & clean diesels.

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  • Policy Insider | 11/21/16

    Diesel Options in the U.S. Get Some Zoom Zoom

    The Mazda SKYACTIV-D CX-5 is the right vehicle at the right time, giving consumers a great new option in the red-hot crossover SUV market.

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  • Policy Insider | 11/17/16

    What exactly is upgrading infrastructure? It’s not pretty but results are worth waiting for.

    Clean diesel power will be the technology of choice delivering on infrastructure promises.

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  • Recent News | 11/17/16

    Green Car Journal Announces Green Car Awards Finalists

    Finalists for 2017 Luxury Green Car of the Year™ are a diverse group of 'green' cars including plug-in, hybrid & advanced diesel vehicles.…

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  • Press Release | 11/16/16

    Mazda’s Signals Renewed Interest in Diesel Vehicles in U.S.

    Mazda's new clean diesel CX-5 SUV coming to the U.S. is a strong signal that interest in diesel vehicles is on the rebound in the U.S.

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  • Recent News | 11/16/16

    All-New Mazda CX-5 Crossover Will Have Diesel Engine Option

    This is a clear signal that auto manufacturers remain committed to clean diesel for fuel-efficient vehicles & great performance.…

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  • Recent News | 11/16/16

    Mazda adds diesel power to restyled CX-5 SUV

    Mazda's new clean diesel CX-5 SUV is another strong signal that interest in diesel vehicles is on the rebound in the U.S. - Diesel Tech Forum…

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  • Recent News | 11/15/16

    Japan rail car builders rolling out next-gen diesel trains

    TOKYO - Japanese train builders are readying fuel-efficient, diesel-powered cars in anticipation of brisk demand both in Japan and abroad.…

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  • Recent News | 11/15/16

    Obama administration should build on biodiesel’s success

    Creating fuels that are renewable and fuels that reduce carbon is good public policy and a good investment in our future.…

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  • Recent News | 11/15/16

    2017 Pickup Truck Models Heat Up the Fuel Economy War

    Heavy-duty diesel pickups can have an astonishing 900 ft.-lbs. of torque and now the attention is on the next battleground — fuel economy.…

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  • Building the new #TappanZee Bridge in #NewYork is powered by diesel. @NewNYBridge https://t.co/Bh1kjsjJCL

    Diesel Technology Forum Via Twitter

    @DieselTechForum 11/14/16

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  • Recent News | 11/14/16

    The Future of Diesel Engines

    Diesel Technology Forum’s Allen Schaeffer spoke with CONEXPO-CON/AGG Radio on how construction equipment is changing.…

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  • Recent News | 11/12/16

    Tiny Diesels Will Take Marines Where MRAPs & Hummers Can't

    U.S. Marine Corps orders 144 MRZR-D4 diesel-powered buggies to help Marines when speed and maneuverability are more important than armor.…

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  • All 50 states have some diesel industry employment in equipment sales, repairs and servicing. #PresidentTrump #jobs https://t.co/K89QUJ6jZC

    Diesel Technology Forum Via Twitter

    @DieselTechForum 11/11/16

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  • Recent News | 11/11/16

    Clean diesel buses ‘cut emissions by 55,000 tonnes’

    The study notes the latest Euro VI models delivering a 95% reduction in emissions of nitrogen oxides compared with the older Euro V models.…

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  • 11/10/16 VIA FACEBOOK

    In our backyard of Frederick, MD, we see diverse power choices for local transit: diesel, diesel hybrid-electric and all electric.

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  • Policy Insider | 11/10/16

    Dear President-Elect Trump...

    Whether your energy policy is “all of the above,” a “clean energy future” or somewhere in between, we’ll be ready.

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  • Recent News | 11/10/16

    Which Green Car Is Right For You?

    Cleaner ultra-low sulfur diesel fuel, advanced engines & emissions controls results in clean diesel cars that achieve near zero emissions.…

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  • Recent News | 11/10/16

    CNH Brands Win Tractor of the Year Awards

    CNH Industrial N.V., Case IH & New Holland Agriculture, have succeeded in winning Tractor of the Year 2017 titles.…

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  • Recent News | 11/09/16

    US biodiesel leaders remain optimistic after Trump victory

    Biodiesel has long been a bipartisan issue and we are confident our new Congress will continue to support a smart solution.…

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  • Recent News | 11/08/16

    Diesel, NG Engine Advocates Vie for Share of VW Settlement

    “There is going to be a lot of posturing amongst different technologies about which is the best." Allen Schaeffer, Diesel Technology Forum…

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  • Recent News | 11/07/16

    Plug-in hybrids take 8 years to recoup extra costs vs a diesel

    Plug-in hybrid electric vehicles are unlikely to prove to be a cost-effective choice for fleets, according to Activa Contracts.…

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  • When it comes to hauling loads, long-range fuel economy or pure stump-pulling torque, nothing can match diesel. https://t.co/2F7iLn1SHK

    Diesel Technology Forum Via Twitter

    @DieselTechForum 11/04/16

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  • See our full comment to @WSJ article - Are #VW settlement's stated objectives of mitigating NOx emissions a farce? https://t.co/B9nSJ3c7wt

    Diesel Technology Forum Via Twitter

    @DieselTechForum 11/04/16

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  • Policy Insider | 11/04/16

    San Diego Shows the Way to a Renewable Future

    San Diego joins a growing list of large California cities and iconic business to make the switch to use renewable diesel fuel.

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  • Recent News | 11/04/16

    Diesel engine maker to build training center in Cherokee

    YANMAR America Corp, a diesel engine manufacturer, has acquired 50 acres for a $20 million training and “customer experience facility”.…

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  • Recent News | 11/03/16

    U.S. Economy Increasingly Dependent on Trucks — Big & Small

    America is a truck society. 70% of freight travels by truck & 60% of the light vehicles sold in the U.S. this year are classified as trucks.…

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  • Recent News | 11/02/16

    EPA reports say automakers hit emissions targets for 2015

    EPA reports model year 2015 vehicles hit their highest fuel economy levels ever & outperformed greenhouse gas emission standards.…

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  • Recent News | 11/01/16

    Florida: Passengers Not Charged up About Electric Buses

    Electric buses are not generating a buzz in Broward County with fewer than half of the passengers surveyed being bowled over.…

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  • Recent News | 11/01/16

    States mulling millions for air quality from emissions case

    "Investing in clean diesel technology offers states the fastest and most assured way to mitigate NOx emissions," said Allen Schaeffer.…

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  • Recent News | 11/01/16

    Clean Diesel: Key for Meeting U.S. Fuel Economy Targets

    To achieve future U.S. fuel economy and GHG requirements, clean diesel remains key because of its efficiency & low emissions.…

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  • 10/31/16 VIA FACEBOOK

    Even though cheap gas and bad publicity might be suppressing demand, it’s very possible diesel sales will perk up in the coming year.

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  • San Diego is largest city in U.S. to embrace #renewable diesel for entire municipal #fleet https://t.co/ycVrvMaYqU #sustainable

    Diesel Technology Forum Via Twitter

    @DieselTechForum 10/31/16

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  • Recent News | 10/31/16

    Retail Sales for Nat-Gas Heavy-Duty Trucks Decline

    U.S. and Canadian natural gas Class 8 truck retail sales declined in the June-to-August period, falling 29% behind last year.…

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  • Recent News | 10/31/16

    VW Scandal Won’t Kill Diesels

    “Based on what we hear from manufacturers & opinion surveys we are confident about the future role of clean diesel in the U.S. market."…

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  • Recent News | 10/31/16

    Truck diesel emissions at Port of Oakland down 98 percent

    Diesel emissions from trucks serving the Port of Oakland declined 98% between 2005 and 2015 & ship emissions have dropped 75%.…

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  • Policy Insider | 10/28/16

    The Little Chemical Plant that Could

    Thanks to SCR clean diesel engines can meet stringent near-zero emissions standards established by EPA beginning for trucks built for MY 2010.

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    10/27/16 VIA FACEBOOK

    EPA grant will be used to upgrade cargo-moving diesel equipment at the Port of Baltimore.

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  • Recent News | 10/27/16

    DTF Outlines Benefits of Near-Zero Clean Diesel Technology

    Midwest Clean Diesel Initiative members hear how clean air & health gains were achieved with near-zero emission clean diesel technology.…

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  • Recent News | 10/27/16

    San Diego's vehicles switch to renewable diesel

    Joining a growing list of cities, San Diego says its municipal vehicle fleet will become the largest in the US to embrace renewable diesel.…

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  • Recent News | 10/27/16

    U.N. sets rules to cut sulfur emissions by ships from 2020

    The United Nations' shipping agency has set global regulations to limit the amount of sulfur emissions from shipping vessels by 2020.…

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  • Recent News | 10/27/16

    Maine city trials locally made biodiesel in select vehicles

    South Portland (ME) begins pilot project to run select city vehicles on a 20% blend of biodiesel for a full year to test for efficiency.…

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  • Press Release | 10/26/16

    Clean Air Benefits from New Diesels Outlined For Officials

    Replacing older diesel engines with near-zero emission clean diesel technology has led to major air quality improvements throughout the U.S.

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  • School Buses
    10/26/16 VIA FACEBOOK

    Missouri’s Rockwood School District expects lower emissions, greater cost savings with clean diesel buses.

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  • Recent News | 10/26/16

    EPA Awards Clean Diesel Grant to Port of Baltimore

    By installing clean diesel technology, the Port of Baltimore is saving money & creating cleaner, healthier air for the communities nearby.…

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  • Recent News | 10/26/16

    Clean Diesel Trucks With Near-Zero Emissions on the Rise

    Over 40% of all medium and heavy-duty diesel commercial trucks in the U.S. are now equipped with newer technology clean diesel engines.…

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  • Press Release | 10/25/16

    Clean Diesel Remains a Key to Meet U.S. Fuel Economy Targets

    To achieve U.S. fuel economy & GHG emissions requirements, clean diesel is needed for its efficiency & low emissions.

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