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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 | 02/07/17

    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 | 02/06/17

    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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Recent News | 01/04/17

    KSRTC inducts India's first eco-friendly, bio-diesel buses

    Indian transit agency introduces 1st bio-diesel buses that reduce emissions 60 to 70%, with mileage and engine efficiency being unaffected.…

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  • Recent News | 01/04/17

    Croton nuts: Africa's new biofuel that grows on trees

    The Croton tree nuts contain high concentrations of oil & protein & they are now being used to produce a clean alternative to diesel.…

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  • Recent News | 01/02/17

    EPA to Propose Regulation to Tighten NOx Limit in 2024

    Allen Schaeffer said EPA’s announcement signaled progress: Today we're near zero with NOx with diesel & now we'll get even nearer to zero.…

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  • Recent News | 01/02/17

    Most fuel efficient diesel cars in India

    Since price & fuel efficiency are pivotal for car buyers, here's a compilation of the most fuel efficient diesel cars available in India.…

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  • Recent News | 12/31/16

    Why The Diesel Range Rover Rules The Roost

    The diesel Range Rover Sport Td6 is refined and with 443 lb ft of torque, it accelerates briskly and averages somewhere in the mid-20s mpg.…

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  • Recent News | 12/29/16

    Jaguar's diesel XE R-Sport delivers fun, cachet, 40 mpg

    The turbodiesel XE Jaguar was a tidy sports sedan that looks like a XF - but the compact sports sedan is more than just a pretty kitty.…

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  • Recent News | 12/27/16

    Ram EcoDiesel Pickup Shows Best of a Global Auto Industry

    On a 933-mile trip, I discovered the diesel Ram 1500 achieves great gas mileage & shows benefits of the globalization of the auto industry.…

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  • Recent News | 12/22/16

    Diesel engines will help environment, KiwiRail says

    KiwiRail says going all diesel will make the company more efficient, better able to take freight than trucks & be better for the environment.…

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  • Recent News | 12/20/16

    Rolls Royce nets further British diesel powerpack order

    The powerpack utilise MTU’s 12-cylinder diesel engine that offers a high-power density, low fuel consumption & low emissions.…

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  • Recent News | 12/19/16

    How Rudolf Diesel's engine changed the world

    The first diesel-powered trucks appeared in the 1920s, trains in the 1930s. By 1939 a quarter of global sea trade was fuelled by diesel.…

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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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