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March 07, 2018   |

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New Research Demonstrates the Significant Emission Reduction and Cost-Saving Benefits of Clean Diesel Large Engine Upgrades

A Research Partnership Between the Diesel Technology Forum and the Environmental Defense Fund

The Diesel Technology Forum is a non-profit organization dedicated to raising awareness about the importance of diesel engines, fuel and technology. Forum members are leaders in clean diesel technology and represent the three key elements of the modern clean-diesel system: advanced engines, vehicles and equipment, cleaner diesel fuel and emissions-control systems. For more information, visit www.dieselforum.org. For the latest insights and information from the leaders in clean diesel technology, join us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter @DieselTechForum, or YouTube @DieselTechForum and connect with us on LinkedIn. Get it all by subscribing to our newsletter Diesel Direct for a weekly wrap-up of clean diesel news, policy analysis and more direct to your inbox.

Environmental Defense Fund (edf.org), a leading international nonprofit organization, creates transformational solutions to the most serious environmental problems. EDF links science, economics, law, and innovative private-sector partnerships. Connect with us on Twitter,Facebook, and our Energy Exchange blog.


Press Statements

March 11, 2019: New Research Doubles Service Life Estimate of Marine Workboat Engines, Reveals Big Opportunities for Diesel Emissions Reductions

March 8, 2018: Tug and Switcher Engine Upgrades Offer Most Cost-Effective Option for VW Funds, Research Shows


Media Contacts

Diesel Technology Forum:
Sarah Dirndorfer, Director of Media Relations
301.668.7230 (o) 301.706.8276 (c)

Environmental Defense Fund:
Sharyn Stein, Communications Director, Legal and Regulatory Affairs


Research Reports & Materials

January 22, 2019: "Impact of Updated Service Life Estimates on Harbor Craft and Switcher Locomotive Emission Forecats and Cost-Effectiveness" with Ramboll Environment & Health

January 9, 2018: "Emission Reductions and Cost Effectiveness for Marine and Locomotive Projects – Analysis Methodology" with Ramboll Environment & Health 


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