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March 21, 2018   |   Maritime Reporter & Engineering News


Maritime to Get the Biggest Bang for the VW Settlement Bucks

As one example, according to the Diesel Technology Forum, of the roughly 47 marine workboats in New York Harbor, 28 are powered by pre-emision standard engines. Swapping out an older "uncontrolled" engine for a Tier 4 engine in just one old tugboat removes an estimated 96,000 lbs of NOx per year, equivalent to replacing 76 older trucks or removing 74,000 cars for one year, according to a new report on "emission reductions and cost-effectiveness for marine and locomotive projects," from the DTF, a diesel industry organization, and the Environmental Defense Fund.

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