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2012-04-25 10:20:27

SACRAMENTO, Calif., April 25, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The California Trucking Association (CTA) today released a study that shows significant job losses directly attributable to California Air Resources Board's (CARB) fuel policies. Goods movement and agriculture sectors will be especially hard hit if the policies are allowed to go into effect as currently designed. The report titled "The Impact of the Low Carbon Fuel Standard and Cap-and-Trade Programs on California Retail Diesel Prices"...

2012-04-25 02:26:31

13th annual State of the Air 2012 report shows continued progress, challenges LOS ANGELES, April 25, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Lung Association released the State of the Air 2012 today, an annual report on air quality which lists both the cleanest and most polluted areas in the country. This year's report shows that although California still has some of the worst air in the nation, continuous progress in reducing ozone and particulate pollution has resulted in the...

2012-03-29 10:20:07

STOCKTON, Calif., March 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Electric Vehicles International (EVI), a leader in electric and hybrid vehicle development and sales, today announced a major initiative that will help implement Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr.'s recently issued Executive Order to achieve widespread deployment of zero-emission vehicles throughout California. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100902/SF59087LOGO) EVI is launching a new initiative to deploy 500 fully electric...

2012-03-27 06:22:05

NEWARK, N.J., March 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- "While we would have preferred that Congress enact legislation limiting greenhouse gas emissions, the EPA took an important step today in addressing the significant environmental threat posed by climate change. "The Agency's action establishes a logical and modest standard for new electric power plants and provides the industry with much needed regulatory certainty. The EPA provides a framework for the industry to confront this problem in a cost...

2012-03-19 19:10:39

Spotlight: Climate change Health must be taken into account in climate change mitigation strategies. It is not widely appreciated that there are many benefits to health that are likely to accrue from a low carbon economy, say experts in a special supplement published on bmj.com today. They believe that health professionals "are uniquely placed to guide the climate change conversation towards better policies that are good for the planet and for people." It follows a high level meeting,...

2012-02-21 10:53:00

New Generation of Clean Diesel Technology Is Fueling U.S. Economic Growth WASHINGTON, Feb. 21, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As the U.S. economic recovery continues to move forward, new clean diesel technology is powering America's freight movement in the most environmentally friendly manner anywhere in the world, according to Allen Schaeffer, Executive Director of the Diesel Technology Forum. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120201/MM46474LOGO ) "Over the last 10...

2012-02-20 10:39:00

Tuesday, February 28, 2012 - 11:30 a.m. Participants Include: Mary Nichols, Chair of the California Air Resources Board, James Goldstene, Executive Officer of the Air Resources Board, And Diesel Industry Officials SACRAMENTO, Calif., Feb. 20, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The air in neighborhoods throughout California has become significantly cleaner thanks to major advances in clean diesel technology and ultra-low sulfur diesel fuel. (Logo:...

2012-02-13 10:00:00

Cleaire expands market for its emission control systems to South Korea. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) February 13, 2012 Cleaire Advanced Emission Controls announced today the execution of a distribution agreement with South Korean company HAWES & T, Ltd. HAWES & T is an acronym for Human, Air, Water, Earth, Sea, and Technology. This marks Cleaire´s first overseas distribution agreement. The agreement allows HAWES & T to combine their own exhaust gas recirculation technology with...

2012-02-13 07:00:00

VENTURA, Calif., Feb. 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Clean Diesel Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:CDTI) ("Clean Diesel" or the "Company"), a cleantech emissions reduction company, is pleased to announce that the California Air Resources Board, or "CARB," has expanded their verification (approval) of the Company's ECS Purifilter® brand emission reduction product to now include larger control devices aimed at heavy duty on-road vehicle engines up to 16.0 liters and 625 horsepower. This...

2012-01-31 09:14:00

LIBERTY HILL, Texas and PALM SPRINGS, Calif., Jan. 31, 2012 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Hug Filtersystems announced today that the California Air Resources Board (ARB) has verified the Hug Filtersystems mobiclean® R diesel particulate filter for use with most non EGR on-road diesel vehicles from 1991 to 2006. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120131/CG44757) The mobiclean® R system provides effective emission reductions of diesel particulate matter by at least 85 percent and...