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"If one-third of all vehicles in the USA were already clean diesel vehicles today, we would be saving 1.4 million barrels of oil every day. That is equivalent to the amount of oil we currently import from Saudi Arabia."

U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood


The Ups and Downs of Diesel and Gasoline Prices
January 8, 2015 // Diesel Technology Forum

For prospective car buyers, comparing gasoline versus diesel options often requires a comparison of diesel fuel vs PREMIUM gasoline, and in 2014, in 4 out of the 12 months, diesel was actually cheaper than premium unleaded. And diesel car buyers are looking at the big picture beyond today's price at the pump comparison.

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Biodiesel Blends Optimized
March 30, 2015 // // Diesel Technololgy Forum

Many of the advanced technology clean diesel engines come with precise fuel injection systems that require a consistent fuel blend that is exceeded in some states. A nationwide B5 standard would ensure reliable engine performance and increase the distribution of this renewable fuel across the economy.

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On the Path to Energy Security with Faster Freight
March 25, 2015 // // Diesel Technology Forum

Beginning in the 1960s and 1970s, locomotives and trucks began the transition to a cleaner and more fuel efficient technology - diesel. Since then, decades of innovation in diesel technology have greatly improved fuel economy and exponentially reduced emissions to near zero levels not to mention advances in cleaner diesel fuel.

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Ezra Finkin
Director, Policy
efinkin@dieselforum.org
301-668-7230

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