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2011-04-28 16:22:00

WASHINGTON, April 28, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Diesel Technology Forum (DTF) is pleased to announce that Terra Environmental Technologies (TET) is the newest member to join the Forum. DTF is a non-profit organization that promotes the use of the newest clean diesel technologies in the United States. "We are extremely pleased to welcome Terra Environmental Technologies as a partner in the Forum's national effort to promote the newest and most efficient clean diesel...

2011-04-25 19:06:00

DURHAM, N.C., April 25, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Durham residents can now breathe a little easier due to the recent installation of new emissions-reducing technology on some of the City of Durham's fleet of vehicles and equipment. Southern Research Institute and the Durham City Fleet Management Department--as part of their continued efforts to improve air quality--partnered in the installation of emission-reducing technologies on multiple vehicles and equipment in the City's fleet....

2011-04-21 10:24:00

"If you had told me in the mid-1990's that we could put the words 'clean' and 'diesel' together, I would say you were completely out of your mind. "Yet here we are today to celebrate 10 years of clean diesel effort." - Margo Oge, Director, EPA Office of Transportation and Air Quality WASHINGTON, April 21, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As we celebrate Earth Day this Friday, Allen Schaeffer, Executive Director of the Diesel Technology Forum, issued the following statement regarding the...

2011-04-14 13:43:00

CINCINNATI, April 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Want to reduce your carbon footprint this Earth Day? FirstGroup America, the largest provider of ground transportation services in North America, suggests you leave your car in the garage and take the bus! Public transit and school buses replace a significant number of cars on the road, making them an environmentally sound transportation option. Using public transportation saves the equivalent of 4.2 billion gallons of gasoline annually. Research...

2011-04-12 05:00:00

HOUSTON, April 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- A trio of European countries and one from South America made major strides in reducing their levels of sulfur content in gasoline, allowing them to advance in the annual global ranking published by Hart Energy's International Fuel Quality Center (IFQC). Montenegro leaped 48 slots, from 89th place in 2010 to 41st in this year's ranking. Colombia jumped 40 spots, from 98th to 58th, while Croatia moved up from 57th to 37th and Russia improved from 60th...

2011-03-23 12:17:00

"Lower emissions, more fuel efficiency and more productivity courtesy of clean diesel power." - Allen Schaeffer, Executive Director, Diesel Technology Forum LAS VEGAS, March 23, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The next generation of clean diesel technology for farm and construction equipment is being unveiled to the public this week at the international CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2011 convention in Las Vegas, Nevada. Allen Schaeffer, the Executive Director of the Diesel Technology Forum, issued...

2011-03-23 12:05:00

"Lower emissions, more fuel efficiency and more productivity courtesy of clean diesel power." - Allen Schaeffer, Executive Director, Diesel Technology Forum LAS VEGAS, March 23, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The next generation of clean diesel technology for farm and construction equipment is being unveiled to the public this week at the international CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2011 convention in Las Vegas, Nevada. Allen Schaeffer, the Executive Director of the Diesel Technology Forum, issued...

2011-03-03 13:57:00

"Modern diesel engines are clean, quiet, refined and powerful." - AAA WASHINGTON, March 3, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- New clean diesel engines, electric vehicles and hybrid cars were among the new innovations named today by AAA on its biennial list of the top new vehicle technologies designed to increase performance, reduce environmental impacts and improve safety. According to today's AAA announcement: "While diesel engines have been around for decades, the days of smelly, noisy,...

2011-02-14 17:42:00

WASHINGTON, Feb. 14, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Diesel Technology Forum Executive Director, Allen Schaeffer, issued the following statement today in reaction to the release of the Obama Administration FY 2011 budget, relative to the Diesel Emissions Reduction Act (DERA) grant program that provides grants to states for projects that modernize and upgrade existing diesel engines and equipment: "We understand the challenges of this budget, but truly don't understand the President's...

2011-01-31 14:21:00

HOUSTON, Jan. 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Shell Oil Products US today announced a test of Shell Nitrogen Enriched Diesel, extending the company's exclusive "Nitrogen Enriched" advanced cleaning system to diesel. The fuel has been proven to reduce fuel consumption in an extensive test of heavy-duty vehicles and will be available on a trial basis starting January 31, 2011. It will be offered to both commercial as well as retail customers at select points of sale in the Nashville, TN, Baltimore,...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.