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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Policy Insider | 01/13/17

    Rolling Clean Across the Country

    Respect American technological innovation and ingenuity and simply Roll Clean.

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  • Policy Insider | 01/06/17

    More Americans Chose an Alternative Fueled Vehicle in 2016 and it Wasn’t an All-Electric

    With more diesel models for consumers to choose, we see definite potential for monthly diesel sales to continue its growth trend.

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  • Policy Insider | 12/20/16

    Ready for 2017? Yeah, we’re ready.

    Diesel engine and equipment makers are ready for whatever 2017 brings.

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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 | 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 | 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 | 11/21/16

    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 | 11/17/16

    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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Policy Insider | 10/24/16

    In the Race for Autonomous Vehicles, Construction and Farm Equipment Are in the Lead

    In the race for autonomous technology, off-road equipment has just passed the finish line while commercial trucks are not far behind.

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  • Policy Insider | 10/20/16

    Powering America’s Bountiful Harvest

    There is no cost-effective substitute for diesel with the same combination of energy efficiency, power, performance, durability & reliability.

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  • Policy Insider | 10/06/16

    Guess What the City of Lights and 18 Wheelers Have in Common?

    Diesel engines are already hard at work saving fuel and reducing emissions to meet the U.S. climate commitment.

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  • Policy Insider | 09/29/16

    The Most Cost Effective Strategy to Improve Air Quality in Ports

    As ports consider investing in new technology, more clean air benefits are generated faster by the investment in new clean diesel technology.

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  • Policy Insider | 09/15/16

    One Year After the VW Emissions Confession and the Diesel Market Is _______?

    The VW issue hammered home the fact that many consumers never lost faith in diesel, despite the unfortunate decision made by one manufacturer.

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  • Policy Insider | 09/09/16

    A Trusted Partner in Storm Preparedness Proves its Worth During Hurricane Hermine

    Stationary and mobile diesel generators were called into action when Hurricane Hermine struck Florida on September 1-2, 2016.

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  • Policy Insider | 09/08/16

    Welcome to the Clean Diesel Learning Center

    DTF will host a Learning Center as a unique hands on experience to see various examples of clean diesel technology.

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  • Policy Insider | 09/01/16

    Rebalancing the Climate Change Checkbook for all Californians

    Program may help get latest clean technology into service quickly to rejuvenate fleets, generate clean air benefits for communities in need.

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  • Policy Insider | 08/25/16

    Your State Won the Clean Air Fund Lottery. Now What?

    States hit the clean air lottery, thanks to $$ that will be flowing from an environmental mitigation trust from the VW emissions settlement.

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  • Policy Insider | 08/19/16

    America's Children Go Back to School ... Made Safer and More Reliable on Clean Diesel School Buses

    The modern yellow school bus powered by today’s diesel engine is the right choice for student transportation.

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  • Policy Insider | 08/09/16

    How the VW Settlement Can Benefit Environmental Justice Communities

    The opportunity is here, the technology is available, and users are motivated. What are we waiting for to get on the road to cleaner air?

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  • Policy Insider | 07/29/16

    What happens with diesel come January 20, 2017?

    Diesel has transformed to play a leading role in whatever the future looks like - pro-fossil fuels, a clean energy future or some combination.

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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Policy Insider | 06/10/16

    Ensuring that Clean Cars Stay Clean

    It seems like a no brainer, if a car is tested in a lab, why can’t it be tested on a track or real road to see if it meets the regulation?

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  • Policy Insider | 06/01/16

    Bonnie’s Rain Ushers in Pain of 2016 Hurricane Season. What About Clean Up?

    Clean up needs to be done in the aftermath of a major storm. Powerful diesel equipment can quickly and safety start to restore communities.

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  • Policy Insider | 06/01/16

    Vegetable Oil May Hold the Future for the Internal Combustion Engine

    Energy officials should take another look at diesel technology, emerging engine technology & advanced biofuels in meeting climate commitments.

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  • Policy Insider | 05/25/16

    Charbroiling and Particulate Emissions: Burgers vs. Diesel Trucks

    Firing up the BBQ this weekend? A burger may have great taste but clean diesel has fewer emissions.

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  • Policy Insider | 05/19/16

    Breathing Easier With Clean Diesel

    The transition to near zero emissions diesel technology not only contributes to cleaner air but also provides health benefits.

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  • Policy Insider | 05/12/16

    Monster Truck Sales for April Mean Fuel Savings and Clean Air for All

    For the first time in years, pickup truck sales have outpaced sedans.

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  • Policy Insider | 05/04/16

    You Can't Always Get What You Want: What the Rolling Stones and Emerging Technologies Have in Common

    Emerging technologies may not provide substantial air quality benefits if technologies don't find their way into the fleet in substantial numbers.

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  • Policy Insider | 04/21/16

    Disneyland, New York City and the State of Oregon Show the Way to Cool a Warming Planet Now

    Proven benefits from clean diesel technology provides us all with more confidence that the U.S. can fulfill its pledged climate reductions.

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  • Policy Insider | 04/21/16

    Earth Day 2016 - A Picture is Worth a Thousand Words

    The future is more than having clean tailpipe emissions. Having low emissions is the ticket to get you in the door.

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  • Policy Insider | 04/15/16

    Minnesotans Breathe Easy Thanks to Diesel

    Minnesota can breathe a little easier with its fleet of clean diesel vehicles powered on blends of biodiesel fuel.

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  • Policy Insider | 04/06/16

    A Look Under the Hood of How EPA Tests and Certifies Commercial Vehicles

    Heavy-duty vehicles face emissions standards and compliance procedures to ensure engine and emissions control technologies are working.

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  • Policy Insider | 04/01/16

    What’s Under the Hood? High tech, fuel efficiency isn’t just EV…

    Consumers that choose a diesel vehicle will see fuel economy benefits experienced over its lifetime.

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  • Policy Insider | 04/01/16

    Who’s the leader of the (renewable diesel fuel) club that’s made for you and me?

    … M-i-c-k-e-y M-o-u-s-e

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  • Policy Insider | 03/10/16

    Do California’s Truck Incentives Yield Results?

    $71 million of public funding was spent to grow the natural gas market to just 1.8% of the commercial truck fleet in CA in almost 8 years.

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