Many comparisons present the older generation of diesel technology to demonstrate emissions benefits when in fact new and newer diesels are near zero emissions and near equivalent with natural gas and other alternatives.
Diesel fuel is the most energy dense transportation fuel.
Diesel has a higher resale value among all technology options.
Diesel generators and fuel can be moved to almost any location.
Diesel can be paired with advanced electrified systems for an even more fuel efficient hybrid.
Only 2% of commercial trucks are natural gas.
Mobile diesel generators can keep fuel flowing to help first responders during a storm.
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Replacing older engines that power a ferry with new clean diesels can remove the same emissions as 48,000 cars.
San Francisco eliminated almost 63,000 tons of CO2 emissions by switching to renewable diesel.
Policy Insider | 09/11/20
First responders, emergency planners & elected officials have full array of capabilities to prepare for, prevent & respond to disasters and diesel technology plays a leading role.
Press Release | 09/09/20
Nearly $3B in funds set aside as part of VW settlement being heavily invested in new gen diesel technologies. New diesel options proving popular choice that is delivering bulk of clean air benefits.
Join us on Sept. 22 as leading equipment manufacturers discuss current state of diesel technology & future developments to help deliver infrastructure projects on time, under budget, with near-zero emissions.