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2015.09.25

FAQ: In-use NOx emissions from diesel passenger cars

As the story concerning in-use NOx emissions from diesel passenger vehicles continues to unfold, a number of questions concerning the ICCT's past and on-going research into discrepancies between...
2015.09.24

Real-world vehicle fuel economy gap continues to widen in Europe [press release]

Latest study shows average discrepancy between passenger vehicle type-approval test results and in-use fuel consumption and greenhouse gas emissions now at 40 per cent in the EU The gap between...
2015.09.18

EPA's notice of violation of the Clean Air Act to Volkswagen [press statement]

Investigation into "defeat device" allegedly used to circumvent emissions tests began with ICCT-sponsored research on in-use emissions from diesel passenger cars Highlights the global need for...
2015.09.03

[Press release] Vehicle tests show dramatic variation in NOx emissions from modern diesel cars on new EU test cycle, with exceedances up to 15 times the current regulatory limit

Some automakers meeting diesel NOx emissions standards under more realistic driving conditions, while others lag badly. The technologies to control emissions of nitrogen oxides (NOx) from modern...
2015.08.10

Comments on RFS 2014-2016 RVO

ICCT comments to the U.S. EPA on proposed volumes for the Renewable Fuel Standard program for 2014–2016 and biomass-based diesel volumes for 2017. Download PDF. View on Scribd. More documents by the...
2015.07.06

Request for Proposals: Fuel and Vehicle Flows in Western and Southern Africa

Summary The ICCT is seeking an experienced consulting group or individual with expertise in the downstream oil and the transportation sectors in Western and Southern Africa. The proposed project...
2015.06.19

[Press release] Proposed truck efficiency standards establish U.S. global leadership in low-carbon commercial vehicles sector

ICCT research finds major efficiency improvements in U.S. truck sector are cost effective with off-the-shelf technologies On June 19, 2015, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and U.S....
2015.05.28

Global Green Freight Action Plan launched

The Global Green Freight Action Plan was officially launched yesterday, 27 May 2015, at the International Transport Forum's 2015 Annual Summit in Leipzig, Germany. The Action Plan is a product of...
2015.05.19

Request for Proposals: Marine Black Carbon Emissions Testing

Summary This request for proposals (RFP) supports the marine component of a two-year project on marine and ports black carbon emissions funded by the Climate and Clean Air Coalition (CCAC) and...
2015.05.19

Request for Proposals: Air Quality Modeling Inputs to Rapid Health Impact Assessment Tool for Port Emissions

Summary This request for proposals (RFP) seeks an experienced consulting group or individual with expertise in atmospheric chemistry and air quality modeling, urban- and regional-scale air pollution...

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