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2010-10-21 00:00:42

ACAT Global, a leader in clean air technology for emissions control, has introduced a non-urea solution for retrofitting diesel engines to comply with emissions regulations in all applications. In addition to ACAT's monolith cores, the retrofit kits feature synthesis gas (syngas) generators and diesel particulate filters. ACAT Global's converter substrate technology was originally developed by Delphi Corp. and its former parent General Motors. GM/Delphi invested an estimated $475-$500...

2010-07-01 05:20:00

SINGAPORE, July 1 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- China Yuchai International Limited (NYSE: CYD) ("China Yuchai" or the "Company"), announced today that a presentation to shareholders will be made by its President, Mr. Boo Guan Saw, prior to the commencement of proceedings of the Annual General Meeting on July 2, 2010. The presentation will contain: a brief overview of the performance of the Company and its main operating subsidiary, Guangxi Yuchai Machinery Company Limited, for FY...

2010-05-21 15:57:00

ARLINGTON, Va., May 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Leaders of the American Trucking Associations (ATA) joined President Obama at the White House today for his signing of a presidential memorandum that directs the U.S. Department of Transportation and the Environmental Protection Agency to develop national standards for fuel economy and greenhouse gas emissions for heavy- and medium-duty trucks. The President's announcement effectively endorses the ATA Sustainability Task Force recommendation...

2010-05-05 10:45:00

DETROIT, May 5 /PRNewswire/ -- When it comes to evaluating a vehicle's carbon footprint, federal rules should consider the full life of the vehicle, not just its driving phase, according to Lawrence W. Kavanagh, president of the Steel Market Development Institute (SMDI). Kavanagh provided remarks on recent federal rules regarding fuel economy and greenhouse gas emissions today, during a panel discussion on Life Cycle Assessment (LCA), at the Ninth Annual Great Designs in Steel (GDIS)...

2010-04-22 15:58:00

ARLINGTON, Va., April 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As Americans celebrate Earth Day, the American Trucking Associations (ATA) highlights its commitment to reducing carbon emissions through initiatives that set the industry towards a more sustainable future. In 2008, ATA unveiled a series of recommendations that can reduce fuel consumption by 86 billion gallons and CO2 emissions by 900 million tons for all vehicles over 10 years. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100129/ATALOGO)...

2010-04-01 13:43:00

WASHINGTON, April 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In response to the signing of the final fuel economy standards and greenhouse gas emissions rules by the U.S. Department of Transportation and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, the following statement was issued by Randall Scheps, Chairman of The Aluminum Association, Inc.'s Aluminum Transportation Group: "As automakers strive to meet tough new fuel economy and emissions standards, aluminum solutions must be part of a holistic approach...

2010-03-02 10:39:00

SOUTH WINDSOR, Conn., March 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- UTC Power, a United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX) company, today announced that its new 400 kW fuel cell system, the PureCell® Model 400, has been certified to meet the latest emission standards of the California Air Resources Board (CARB), the strictest in the United States. CARB has issued an Executive Order for Distributed Generation Certification to UTC Power for the PureCell Model 400 system. "We're very...

2010-01-18 05:27:00

LONDON, Jan. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- As Europe shifts steadily toward a carbon dioxide (CO2)-based vehicle taxation regime and vehicle manufacturers (VMs) hasten to comply with stringent EU CO2 norms (average fleet emissions less than 130g/km by 2015), demand for low-CO2 cars has skyrocketed. As a result, every European VM is racing towards capturing a share of this opportunity. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20081117/FSLOGO) New analysis from Frost & Sullivan...

2009-12-22 12:39:00

Emissions to be Slashed by more than 35,000 Tons Annually WASHINGTON, Dec. 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Duke Energy, one of the largest electric power companies in the nation, will spend approximately $85 million to significantly reduce harmful air pollution at an Indiana power plant and pay a $1.75 million civil penalty, under a settlement to resolve violations of federal clean air laws, the Justice Department and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced today. The...

2009-11-12 13:20:00

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Nov. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Continental's Smart NOx Sensor was named a finalist for a 2010 Automotive News PACE Award, further demonstrating the company's commitment to the development of advanced technology that reduces emissions, improves fuel economy and helps automakers manage increasing environmental regulations. The Smart NOx Sensor is an electromechanical sensor with a custom-integrated circuit and microprocessor controls. It communicates with the vehicle...