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2014.07.01

Press roundup, June 2014

Green Car Congress 06/02 ICCT-sponsored study of in-use testing of 3 Tier2-Bin5, CA LEV-II light-duty diesels finds wide variation of emissions against the limits Green Car Congress 06/03...
2014.06.10

[Press release] Public-private “SuperTruck” effort demonstrating 50% vehicle-efficiency gains in U.S. heavy truck fleet

Interim progress reported by four truck industry consortia participating in the DoE-sponsored R&D program shows that industry is on track toward efficiency goals—putting 10+ mpg average tractor-...
2014.06.02

[Press release] In Mexico, proposed HDV emission standard would generate health and climate benefits

Expected revisions to Mexico’s emissions standards for heavy trucks and buses patterned on more stringent European and U.S. regulations promise substantial net health, economic, and climate benefits...
2014.05.31

Press roundup, May 2014

Biofore, UPM's Stakeholder Magazine 05/01 Driven by potential Erhverv På Nettet 05/02 Hvorfor bliver 20 km/l til kun 15? IWR - Internationales Wirtschaftsforum Regenerative Energien...
2014.05.22

Request for Proposals: Scoping Study, International Technology Verification Center

Summary This request for proposals (RFP) seeks a consultant or consulting team with expertise in technologies for freight efficiency, operational strategies, and technology verification to develop a...
2014.05.06

Fiscal incentives spurring electric vehicles sales, but in widely divergent ways

Electric vehicle sales worldwide in 2013 approximately doubled from 2012 levels, to about 200,000. But that global trend masks significant variation in sales and growth rates across the major auto...
2014.05.01

Press roundup, April 2014

Bloomberg 04/01 India Mulls Fuel Standards Lagging Brazil as Cities Choke LiveMint.com 04/02 India may upgrade fuel emission standards by 2021, recommends panel Washington Post 04/...
2014.04.30

U.S. domestic airlines show modest improvement in fuel efficiency since 2010

Top Performers Alaska and Spirit Airlines Widen Lead The overall fuel efficiency of U.S. airlines on domestic operations improved by 2.3% from 2010 to 2012, less than what is needed to meet U.S....
2014.04.11

Reducing Black Carbon Emissions from Diesel Vehicles

Impacts, Control Strategies, and Cost-Benefit Analysis A new World Bank report, written by researchers from the ICCT, aims to inform efforts to control black carbon emissions from diesel-based...
2014.03.31

Press roundup, March 2014

ClimateWire 31-Mar IPCC report cites risks of biofuels, but is that really new? Scientific American 31-Mar Biofuels Might Hold Back Progress Combating Climate Change Sustainable...

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