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2014-10-22 12:21:35

WASHINGTON, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A computer model used by states to assess mobile source emissions is seriously flawed, according to an analysis by Urban Air Initiative (UAI). The model's inaccurate results could block access to the market for higher ethanol blends, denying states what could be a valuable tool in protecting public health. The Urban Air Initiative and the Energy Future Coalition (EFC) are seeking an immediate suspension of the model, and request a peer review. The...

2014-10-22 00:20:17

Technology developed in China to convert waste cooking oil into jet fuel HANGZHOU, China, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing [NYSE: BA] and Commercial Aircraft Corp. of China (COMAC) today opened a demonstration facility that will turn waste cooking oil, commonly referred to as "gutter oil" in China, into sustainable aviation biofuel. The two companies estimate that 500 million gallons (1.8 billion liters) of biofuel could be made annually in China from used cooking oil....

2014-10-21 16:21:32

Diesels Have Won Two "Green Car of the Year®" Awards & Had 10 Finalists Since 2005 WASHINGTON, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Clean diesel cars were included among the five finalist positions for 2015 "Green Car of the Year®" award with the Audi A3 TDI clean diesel car and the Volkswagen Golf, which offers a new 2.0 liter TDI clean diesel, gasoline and electric engines, being named as finalists today. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120201/MM46474LOGO The other...

2014-10-17 23:02:46

The European Fuel Additives Market is estimated to grow to $1,401.4 million by 2018 at a CAGR of 2.4% from 2013 to 2018, as environmental regulations are now taken seriously to reduce toxins http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/europe-fuel-additives-5379768082.html (PRWEB) October 17, 2014 The Europe Fuel Additives Market report defines and segments the fuel additives market in Europe with analysis and forecast of revenue. Browse through the TOC of the European Fuel Additives Market...

2014-10-16 23:04:27

The North American Fuel Additives Market is estimated to grow to $1,626.4 million by 2018 at a CAGR of 2.8% from 2013 to 2018 as EPA (Environment Protection Agency) plays a key role in monitoring and commercialization of fuel additives products http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/north-america-fuel-additives-4338185398.html (PRWEB) October 16, 2014 The North America Fuel Additives Market report defines and segments the fuel additives market with analysis and forecast of revenue....

2014-10-16 23:02:44

Will Save 300,000 Gallons of Diesel per Year with New Aerodynamic Technology El Paso, TX (PRWEB) October 16, 2014 Mesilla Valley Transportation (MVT), the largest trucking company in West Texas and New Mexico, is continuing to make advances in fuel efficiency by outfitting their entire fleet of 1,200 semi-tractors with new aerodynamic technologies produced by FlowBelow Aero, an entrepreneurial company based in Austin, Texas. Since its founding in 1981, MVT has built a reputation in the...

2014-10-09 12:21:05

Event to Highlight Advanced Auto Technology Being Developed To Increase Fuel Economy & Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions ANN ARBOR, Mich., Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A variety of advanced technology vehicles and components including clean diesel, electric vehicles, hybrid and alternative fuels will be highlighted today at the Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) 2014 Vehicle Technology Showcase. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120201/MM46474LOGO The event is being held at...

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2014-10-09 03:00:27

Provided by Stephanie Desmon, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health Soil and groundwater may be imperiled more than previously understood A new study suggests that drops of fuel spilled at gas stations — which occur frequently with fill-ups — could cumulatively be causing long-term environmental damage to soil and groundwater in residential areas in close proximity to the stations. Few studies have considered the potential environmental impact of routine...

2014-10-07 12:21:58

Consumer Response to Clean Diesel Cars, Pick Ups and SUVs Drives More Fueling Stations To Add Diesel Fuel Pumps LAS VEGAS, Oct. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Advanced clean diesel passenger vehicles will be highlighted at this week's "Future of Fuels Showcase" at the National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS) annual show in Las Vegas. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120201/MM46474LOGO The Diesel Technology Forum is representing the diesel industry at the "Future...

2014-10-07 12:21:07

OPEI's campaign cautions users of snowmobiles, boats, motorcycles, small engine and outdoor power equipment to use correct fuel ALEXANDRIA, Va., Oct. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Protecting your investment in small engine products, from boats to snowmobiles, from outdoor power equipment to motorcycles, is smart equipment ownership. Now, the International Snowmobile Manufacturers Association (ISMA) has partnered with the Outdoor Power Equipment Institute (OPEI) in the 'Look Before You...


Word of the Day
abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.