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2011-01-26 14:16:00

HOUSTON, Jan. 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- CITGO Petroleum Corporation announced the completion of construction and start-up of a 42,500 BPD unit utilizing the latest technology to produce Ultra Low Sulfur Diesel (ULSD) at its Corpus Christi, Texas refinery. With the completion of this unit, which has been in operation since December, CITGO is now capable of producing 100% ULSD at all of its refineries. The CITGO shareholder, Petroleos de Venezuela, S.A. (PDVSA), the national oil company of...

2011-01-06 00:01:46

Passage of DERA is important to our national economic growth because diesel engines power over 95 percent of our commercial trucks and an overwhelming majority of our ships, locomotives and farm and construction equipment. Washington, DC (Vocus/PRWEB) January 05, 2011 Allen Schaeffer, Executive Director of the Diesel Technology Forum (DTF), issued the following after President Obama signed the Diesel Emissions Reduction Act (DERA) into law Tuesday night. "While the reauthorization of DERA...

2010-12-14 10:05:00

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Dec. 14, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The Environmental Protection Agency has awarded $5 million to the Southern Alliance for Clean Energy to help Southern truckers and businesses buy cleaner big rigs. The money will guarantee loans used to buy retrofitted used tractor-trailers at Rush Truck Centers throughout the South. These trucks will run substantially cleaner than other rigs of the same vintage. The program is designed to improve air quality along Southern roads. "We are...

2010-12-07 10:41:00

Berks County Firm Receives $235,000 Clean Diesel Grant to Replace Four Coaches KUTZTOWN, Pa., Dec. 7, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Environmental Protection Secretary John Hanger and Steven G. Haddad, president of Carl R. Bieber, Inc., of Kutztown, announced today that a $235,000 state grant will help the commercial bus line operator replace four old, inefficient motor coaches with newer models that can run on homegrown fuels and will emit less pollution. Hanger said the company's...

2010-12-01 05:00:00

HOUSTON, Dec. 1, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The International Fuel Quality Center (IFQC) has updated its ranking of the top 100 countries based on sulfur limits in on-road diesel - Sweden, Germany and Japan, remained first, second and third, respectively. With the EU having 100% market penetration of 10 ppm sulfur diesel fuel since Jan. 1, 2009, these nations are still ranked within the top 10. South Korea and Turkey also ranked alongside European countries, tied at 9th. Jumping seven spots...

2010-11-19 05:00:00

SINGAPORE, Nov. 19, 2010 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- China Yuchai International Limited (NYSE: CYD) ("China Yuchai" or the "Company"), announced today that its first 50 diesel engines compliant with National V emissions certification are in commercial operations in buses operated by the Beijing Public Transportation Holdings, Ltd. These diesel engines are part of an order for 100 National V emissions certified diesel engines awarded to China Yuchai's main operating subsidiary, Guangxi...

2010-10-12 13:35:00

EUREKA, Calif., Oct. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- A pair of 2010 Audi A3 TDI cars are scheduled to embark on a four day, 1,000 mile journey beginning October 18, 2010 driving exclusively on synthetic RenDiesel® fuel produced from natural gas by Rentech, Inc. (NYSE AMEX: RTK). The Audi A3 TDI® is Green Car Journal's 2010 Green Car of the Year®. The drive by Green Car Journal editors and invited VIPs is part of the magazine's Green Car of the Year...

2010-09-16 13:30:00

HOUSTON, Sept. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- CITGO Petroleum Corporation announced that it has completed the construction and start-up of a major processing unit to produce Ultra-Low Sulfur Diesel (ULSD) at its Lemont, Illinois refinery. In compliance with Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) standards, the unit is equipped with the latest technology designed to reduce, by 98 percent, the sulfur content of diesel transportation fuel produced at the refinery. "Projects such as our innovative ULSD...

2010-07-19 16:00:00

THORNHILL, Ontario and WIXOM, Mich., July 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Engine Control Systems Limited (ECS), a Catalytic Solutions, Inc. company (AIM: CTS and CTSU), and NxtGen Emission Controls Inc. announced today that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has placed the Actifilter SG, an ECS diesel particulate filter (DPF) emissions reduction system that utilizes NxtGen's patented syngas generator and Catalytic Solutions' catalyst technology, on the National Clean Diesel's Emerging...

2010-06-01 15:30:00

REGINA, Saskatchewan, June 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Clean Power Concepts Inc. ("Clean Power") (OTC Bulletin Board: CPOW) reported today that independent third party testing conducted by Intertek confirms that Clean Power's MOPO brand of Diesel Fuel Conditioner provides superior lubrication for all diesel engines. Intertek (www.intertek.com) has more than 25,000 people in over 100 countries and it provides testing services to ensure manufactured products meet quality, health,...


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