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  • Press Release | 05/25/16

    Hitting the Road and Picking up Fuel Savings

    This Memorial Day weekend, more than 38 million Americans will hit the nation’s roads and highways

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  • Press Release | 05/20/16

    Diesel Hybrid Trucks Part of CA Zero Emissions Project

    New diesel technology will be part of a $23.6 million zero-emission transportation test program in California.

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  • RT @ghswi: Clean diesel program including school bus rebates @EPA brings health & air quality benefits. #transportation #ghswi https://t.co…

    Diesel Technology Forum Via Twitter

    @DieselTechForum 05/19/16

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  • biodiesel
    05/19/16 VIA FACEBOOK

    Biodiesel Industry Calls for Stronger Volumes in Final Rule

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  • New Holland updated, re-engineered its #T5 tractor line which is now Tier 4 compliant. More: https://t.co/YmkiiEEfhN https://t.co/3hVavOtlYm

    New Holland NA Via Twitter

    @NHAgriculture 05/19/16

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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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  • Recent News | 05/19/16

    More Compact Trucks Getting Into the Ring

    The midsize truck segment is undergoing a resurgence in the U.S. market with an impressive 26 percent jump in demand in April.…

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  • Press Release | 05/18/16

    Improving America with the Most Advanced, Cleanest Equipment

    Diesel equipment is the overwhelming power source for infrastructure growth - and it's now cleaner and more efficient than ever before.

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  • Recent News | 05/18/16

    New York Adds Diesel Generators For 'Black-Start' Capability

    The NY Power Authority has installed two emergency diesel generators to enable its small clean power plants start up in a blackout.…

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  • Recent News | 05/18/16

    Committee Approves Sen. Carper's Environmental Bills

    The Diesel Emissions Reducation Act has become one of the most cost-effective federal programs to clean up our air. - Sen. Carper…

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  • Recent News | 05/18/16

    Trucking Industry Celebrates a Decade of Clean Diesel Fuel

    Together, clean diesel fuel, emissions controls & advanced engine technologies have reduced emissions 95 percent lower than in 2000.…

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  • Recent News | 05/17/16

    CRC report supports biodiesel as low carbon fuel

    Scientific experts agree that biodiesel holds significant promise in the effort to reduce carbon emissions.…

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  • 05/16/16 VIA FACEBOOK

    A plant in Hawaii transforms waste cooking oils, animal fats, fruit and seeds into biodiesel fuel, nearly 13,000 gallons a day.

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  • Recent News | 05/15/16

    Allen Schaeffer: Buyers are too savvy to spurn diesels

    Emissions from diesel engines have been reduced more than 95 percent thanks to the most advanced emissions control systems in the world.…

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  • Recent News | 05/12/16

    Madrid purchases 51 B100-compatible diesel hybrid buses

    Scania announced it will deliver 51 hybridized diesel buses that are compatible with up to 100 percent biodiesel or renewable diesel.…

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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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  • Press Release | 05/11/16

    Clean Diesel: Fueling a Decade of Change

    Cleaner ultra-low sulfur diesel fuel & its role in major environmental gains are being celebrated during National Clean Air Month.

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  • Recent News | 05/11/16

    First female Caterpillar field mechanic in Alaska

    On her 1st assignment as Caterpillar’s first female field mechanic in Alaska, Nancy Boyce was dispatched to a remote logging operation.…

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  • Recent News | 05/11/16

    Gamesa combines PV, wind, diesel & storage in off-grid system

    Gamesa's new remote power generating system combines three power sources – PV, wind, and diesel – with energy battery storage.…

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  • Recent News | 05/11/16

    Report: “New technologies: Diesel on the rise?"

    Allen Schaeffer said the sales success of the Ram 1500 EcoDiesel & Jeep Grand Cherokee EcoDiesel will encourage others into the market.…

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  • How do makers meet #energy goals? In partnerships like @VolvoGroupNA + @EDFBiz https://t.co/mMkrQ5nXET #casestudy https://t.co/QtOut17H2l

    EDF Climate & Energy Via Twitter

    @EDFEnergyEX 05/10/16

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  • Recent News | 05/10/16

    BAE awards Rolls-Royce engine contract for Type 26 warships

    Rolls-Royce has won a contract to supply low-emission diesel engines for the Royal Navy's new Type 26 anti-submarine warships.…

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  • Recent News | 05/10/16

    Fuel cells costs limit deployment in microgrids

    A Bloom solid oxide fuel cell costs about $7/watt to $8/watt while a diesel generator costs about $1/watt, she said.…

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  • Recent News | 05/10/16

    Top Vendors in the Global Marine Propulsion Engine Market

    Technavio has announced the top seven leading vendors in their recentglobal marine propulsion engine market report.…

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  • Recent News | 05/10/16

    BC Transit Awards Contract For Up To 112 Clean Diesel Buses

    The initial order is for 41 Vicinity clean diesel buses with options for an additional 71 clean diesel buses.…

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  • Data becomes diesel. Welcome to jobsites fueled by networks that help you deliver more. https://t.co/WyBNcBhU7S https://t.co/131COoM50r

    Caterpillar Inc. Via Twitter

    @CaterpillarInc 05/09/16

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  • Data becomes diesel. Welcome to jobsites fueled by networks that help you deliver more. https://t.co/WyBNcBhU7S https://t.co/131COoM50r

    Caterpillar Inc. Via Twitter

    @CaterpillarInc 05/09/16

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  • May proclaimed Renewable Fuels Month in Nebraska: https://t.co/8ATSrIacXS #biodiesel

    NBB Comm Team Via Twitter

    @Biodiesel_Media 05/09/16

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  • Recent News | 05/07/16

    Monster month for truck sales - leaves cars in the dust

    Trucks accounted for 59.3 percent of light vehicles sold in April - the highest level of truck sales ever for the month.…

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  • 05/06/16 VIA FACEBOOK

    According to SIAM, a ban on BS IV diesel cars legally encourages old and highly polluting vehicles not meeting the current emission norms, to continue plying on the road, while not allowing new vehicles compliant with current emission norms to be used. This is contra to the objective of the ban.

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  • Recent News | 05/06/16

    Allen Schaeffer- Food fight to market: barge, truck or rail

    The good news here is all new diesel engines are more efficient than ever. New locomotive engines are also more powerful and fuel-efficient.…

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  • Press Release | 05/04/16

    Clean Diesel Delivers Clean Air Benefits In Mid-Atlantic

    The Diesel Technology Forum's Allen Schaeffer spoke this morning at the 10th anniversary meeting of the Mid-Atlantic Diesel Collaborative.

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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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  • Recent News | 05/03/16

    Mack Trucks Boosts Fuel Economy with 2017 Engines

    The 2017 Mack MP Series engines boost fuel efficiency from 2.1 to 8.8 percent compared with prior model year engines.…

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  • Recent News | 05/02/16

    NJ Transit Orders 184 MCI Clean Diesel Commuter Coaches

    The MCI commuter coach is powered by clean-diesel with reduced exhaust emissions as required by the latest Clean Air Act amendment.…

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  • Recent News | 04/29/16

    Coal rollers and their dirty tricks

    We are extremely disappointed that a small segment of diesel pickup truck owners are "rolling coal" - Diesel Technology Forum.…

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  • Recent News | 04/29/16

    Caterpillar’s new hybrid microgrid targets African market

    Caterpillar launched a new microgrid system comprising remotely monitored solar PV panels, energy storage & diesel generator sets.…

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  • #TBT to last week when #Mack unleashed its 2017 engines with up to 9% better fuel efficiency https://t.co/wnLzWYQJ8M https://t.co/Uxew82ENsx

    Mack Trucks Via Twitter

    @MackTrucks 04/28/16

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    04/27/16 VIA FACEBOOK

    Diesel isn’t a bad guy, only issue is emission: Akito Tachibana of Toyota Kirloskar Motor in India

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  • Recent News | 04/26/16

    Ford Reveals New EcoBlue Diesel Engine

    Ford has unveiled a new 2.0-liter four-cylinder diesel called the EcoBlue, which will increase fuel economy by 13 percent.…

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  • Recent News | 04/25/16

    Record Demand and Attendance Reported for bauma 2016

    A seven-day show of superlatives at bauma attracted around 580,000 visitors from 200 countries to Munich between April 11 and 17.…

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  • Press Release | 04/22/16

    Earth Day 2016 - A Picture Is Worth a Thousand Words

    In every sector and application of equipment new technology diesel engines are now near-zero in emissions and improving our environment.

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  • Recent News | 04/22/16

    Earth Day And Diesel, Together At Last

    A recent press release by the Diesel Technology Forum went into detail about how the environmental community is warming to diesel.…

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  • Recent News | 04/22/16

    Delaware Express participates in DOT Earth Day Fair

    Delaware Express' 2016 clean diesel MCI J4500 has near zero emissions and generous hip-to-leg room.…

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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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  • Press Release | 04/20/16

    Successful Clean Air Bill Introduced in U.S. Senate

    "Democratic and Republican leaders working together on this important environmental program is a welcome development."

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  • Recent News | 04/18/16

    Maryland Seeks to Reduce Truck Emissions 40% by 2030

    Newer clean diesel trucks will help Maryland reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 40% by 2030 relative to emissions generated in 2006.…

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  • Recent News | 04/18/16

    Cape May-Lewes Ferry awarded $6M to repower & retrofit ships

    The new, clean diesel engines will reduce NOx emissions by 39.7 tons and particulate matter (PM) emissions by nearly half a ton.…

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  • GMC Canyon
    04/15/16 VIA FACEBOOK

    The Canyon’s peak torque of 369 pound/feet is available from just 2,000 r.p.m. – ideal for towing.

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