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2014-08-12 20:20:22

Manufacturers Cite Increased Range, Fuel Availability & Better Performance at Altitude As Major Benefits of Diesel Engines WASHINGTON, Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With several major aircraft and engine manufacturers recently announcing the development of new diesel aircraft engines, the general aviation industry in the United States appears to be entering a new diesel evolution phase, said Allen Schaeffer, the Executive Director of the Diesel Technology Forum....

2014-06-04 16:20:24

Clean Diesel Car Registrations Increase 30% Since 2010 While Overall Market Shows Just 3.7% Increase WASHINGTON, June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- California, Texas and Florida lead the U.S. with the most registrations of fuel-efficient clean diesel and hybrid passenger vehicles according to a new analysis and data released today by the Diesel Technology Forum (http://www.dieselforum.org/index.cfm). http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140604/94368 The analysis is based on data that...

2014-06-02 12:22:38

WASHINGTON, June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- New registration data for the clean diesel and hybrid automobile and pickup trucks including breakdowns of the Top 10 states for total registrations and fastest growth trends will be the focus of a Wednesday online press conference by the Diesel Technology Forum. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120201/MM46474LOGO Time: Wednesday, June 4(th), 2 pm-2:45 pm Eastern Daylight Time/11 am-11:45 am Pacific Registration:...

2014-05-29 16:21:05

Green Car Guide Reviewed 83 Hybrids, Electrics, CNG, Clean Diesels & Partial Zero Emissions Vehicles WASHINGTON, May 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Half of the top 10 highest scoring green cars were clean diesel vehicles in the newly released Green Car Guide compiled by the Automobile Association of America (AAA). The top 10 of AAA's Green Car list included five clean diesels, three electrics and two hybrids. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120201/MM46474LOGO "The field...

2014-04-30 16:24:09

Clean Diesel Engines Helping Drive Clean Air Progress WASHINGTON, April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Diesel Technology Forum issued the following statement today regarding the release of the "State of the Air 2014" report by the American Lung Association (ALA). http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120201/MM46474LOGO Today's report by the American Lung Association finds that nearly half of all Americans live in counties in the U.S. where ozone or particulate emission levels are...

2014-04-28 12:25:02

WASHINGTON, April 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Diesel Technology Forum (DTF) is pleased to announce that CNH Industrial, a global leader in the capital goods sector, has joined the Forum. DTF is a non-profit organization that promotes the use of the newest clean diesel technologies in the United States and internationally. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120201/MM46474LOGO Through its brands, CNH Industrial manufactures engines and transmissions, agricultural machinery,...

2014-04-22 12:21:56

New Clean Diesel Engines Have Reduced Particulate Matter & NOx Emissions By 98% WASHINGTON, April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- One of the true environmental success stories of the past two decades has been the emergence of clean diesel technology and fuel. After billions of dollars to research and development, truck, car, bus and off-road manufacturers are now producing clean diesel engines and equipment that have near zero emissions, according to Allen Schaeffer, the...

2014-04-21 12:23:10

Clean Diesel Power's Role in the Economic Growth & Sustainability to Be Highlighted At Summit Celebrating NAFTA's 20th Anniversary CHICAGO, April 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- At the tri-national summit examining the 20(th) anniversary of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), government, transportation and energy officials will explore diesel power's role in expanding future trade while also improving air quality. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120201/MM46474LOGO The...

2014-04-11 12:21:40

WASHINGTON, April 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Diesel Technology Forum is launching a 10-part video series highlighting the research, development and strategies used by leaders in clean diesel technology to produce near-zero emissions in new off-road engines and equipment. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120201/MM46474LOGO The video series includes interviews with technology and business executives conducted at the recent 2014 CONEXPO CON/AGG convention in Las Vegas - the...

2014-04-08 12:21:47

New Clean Diesel Technology in Trucks & Material Handling Equipment Key to Sustainable Ports BALTIMORE, April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Proven and potential solutions to improve the air quality and the environmental profile of major U.S. ports is the focus today of a port stakeholder summit organized by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120201/MM46474LOGO A number of representatives from U.S. ports, national environmental...


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