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"Diesels are not often thought of as being 'green,' but the latest generation diesels produce fewer tailpipe emissions and significantly reduce carbon dioxide output. Today's diesels are so clean they meet environmental standards in all states, including those that have adopted the more stringent California emissions rules."

AAA in its 2011 Earth Day announcement of its Top Picks for Green Vehicles



$395 Million Clean Diesel Commuter Coach Purchase Highlights Economic & Environmental Benefits Of New Diesel Technology
July 17, 2015 // Diesel Technology Forum

Washington, D.C. – This week’s $395 million agreement for the purchase of 772 clean diesel commuter coaches by New Jersey Transit – America’s third largest provider of bus, rail and light rail transit – is yet another example of major transit agencies recognizing the economic, safety and environmental benefits of advanced clean diesel technology, said Allen Schaeffer, the Executive Director of the Diesel Technology Forum(http://www.dieselforum.org/).

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Global revenue for Gensets to reach $68 billion in 2024, says report
July 24, 2015 // ESI Africa

Global revenue from the installation of diesel generators is estimated to grow from $41.3 billion (ZAR513 billion) in 2015 to $67.5 billion (ZAR851 billion) in 2024 according to a new report released by Navigant Research. The US, China, and India have been identified as the main countries to install the diesel gensets.

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GM Eyed U.S. From Inception of ‘Whisper Diesel’
July 24, 2015 // WardsAuto.com

General Motors’ all-new 1.6L turbodiesel earned plaudits from the European motoring press shortly after it began rolling out last year in Opel products such as the Mokka small CUV. German journalists call it the “flüster diesel,” or whisper diesel, for its uncharacteristically muted noise and vibration qualities.

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Improving Air Quality in Delhi: Lessons Learned in the United States
July 27, 2015 // Diesel Technology Forum

Washington, D.C. – This month’s 10-year anniversary of the United States-India Partnership highlights shared strategies for advancing economic opportunity and collaborating on climate change and clean air. Transportation fuels and vehicle technology - particularly diesel engines - are key aspects of the solution.

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$395 Million Clean Diesel Commuter Coach Purchase Highlights Economic & Environmental Benefits Of New Diesel Technology
July 17, 2015 // Diesel Technology Forum

Washington, D.C. – This week’s $395 million agreement for the purchase of 772 clean diesel commuter coaches by New Jersey Transit – America’s third largest provider of bus, rail and light rail transit – is yet another example of major transit agencies recognizing the economic, safety and environmental benefits of advanced clean diesel technology, said Allen Schaeffer, the Executive Director of the Diesel Technology Forum(http://www.dieselforum.org/).

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Event: Fueling the Future in a Green Economy

The Diesel Technology Forum is engaged in a variety of events throughout the year ranging from technology displays to speaking engagements to Congressional briefings.

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The only thing wrong with the compression-ignition engine is that it was invented in 1893. If it had been developed by Elon Musk last year, Congress would be drafting legislation requiring every auto maker to offer diesel engines.