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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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Advanced Diesel Technologies are Cleaner than a Prius
April 16, 2015 // // Diesel Technology Forum

The suite of technologies deployed by Cummins show fuel economy at 30 miles per gallon, beating the DOE's target for 26 miles per gallon and the baseline eight cylinder gasoline engine at 18.6 miles per gallon.

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Your Friend When the Power Goes Out
April 15, 2015 // // Diesel Technology Forum

One of the most necessary disaster preparedness activities remains moving residents away from incoming severe weather events. Successful preparedness, resilience and response activities also depend on the ability of first responders to refuel vehicles and equipment. It is almost impossible to refuel without electricity.

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Ezra Finkin
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efinkin@dieselforum.org
301-668-7230

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RT @SAEIntl: There's a push for diesel in the U.S., yet "diesel isn't for everyone," said Allen Schaeffer of the @DieselTechForum: http://t
about 17 hours ago