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California agency may amend truck rules

Jill Dunn | October 11, 2010

California Air Resources Board is considering delaying particulate matter rules from 2011 to 2012 and truck replacement from 2013 to 2015.

California agency studies reefer unit rule

Jill Dunn | October 08, 2010

California Air Resources Board will enforce the January compliance deadline, but will consider an option for meeting the standard.

Calif. truck grants expected

| September 23, 2010

Applications for grants worth up to $50,000 toward purchase of a newer truck are expected to open in October.

California workshops to focus on truck rules

Jill Dunn | September 21, 2010

The state’s Air Resources Board will solicit input on modifying the truck and bus and drayage truck regulations.

Spec’ing a trailer

Max Kvidera | September 01, 2010

Reduce cost per mile and increase payload by choosing lightweight materials that don’t compromise durability. And don’t forget features that will help at resale.

U.S., California to consider SCR ‘loopholes’

Jack Roberts | July 29, 2010

The EPA and the California Air Resources Board have presented preliminary proposals aimed at alleged compliance loopholes noted by Navistar.

California reviews emissions rules for trucks

| July 19, 2010

The California Air Resources Board is mulling changes to its regulations aimed at reducing emissions from certain heavy-duty vehicles.

Aerodynamic trailer systems

| July 08, 2010

The SmartTail system consists of polymer skins mounted to the rear doors. The WindTamer uses a low-profile, contoured cover mounted on the truck’s undercarriage. The systems can improve fuel efficiency by 5.3 percent, the company ...

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