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2013-02-01 12:21:02

OTTAWA, Feb. 1, 2013 /CNW/ - Transport Canada today released the results of a study on the safety and environmental performance of low rolling resistance tires. Low rolling resistance tires are designed to improve vehicle fuel efficiency.  They are made of advanced materials and have treads, dimensions and weights that help to minimize the energy lost as the tire rolls across the road surface. The study, Packed Snow Performance of Low Rolling Resistance Class 8 Heavy Truck...

2012-05-28 10:20:07

OTTAWA, May 28, 2012 /CNW/ - The Honourable Denis Lebel, Minister of Transport, Infrastructure and Communities, today announced that the Government of Canada is continuing its commitment to advance clean vehicle technologies and work with the automotive industry to make safe, clean and innovative transportation options available to Canadians. "Our government is pleased to launch the next phase of the ecoTECHNOLOGY for Vehicles Program," said Minister Lebel. "This program...