Diesel Technology Forum

5 things members of the general public don’t know about truckers

| September 19, 2013

From typical speed to on-the-road conditions and pay packages, misunderstood elements of the trucking business remain in the dark for many in the general public.

Diesel emissions: Cleaner than fast food charbroilers

| September 22, 2012

Interesting new findings of a California study of commercial charbroilers -- and one driver makes a difference for the better in partnership with Truckers Against Trafficking.

Study: Emissions tech decreases harmful particulates

| April 13, 2012

Diesel Technology Forum research found that advancements in clean diesel technology have brought emissions to nearly zero.


Overdrive Staff | May 01, 2011

A cross-border plan is detailed, a Navy vet is named Back on the Road winner, owner-operator is named Goodyear Highway Hero, Trucker Buddy recognizes pen pals and more industry news items are featured.

Coalition backs diesel funds

| March 30, 2011

Diesel Emissions Reduction Act funding was eliminated altogether from President Obama’s 2012 budget proposal.

Introducing the ‘American Idol of clean energy’

| January 19, 2011

Not the first time the budding-popstar world of American Idol has crossed paths with trucking in this blog, the singing competition, a veritable reality-television institution now entering its 10th season, has gotten so entrenched in ...

Diesel emissions act signed into law

| January 06, 2011

Act is a five-year reauthorization program to establish voluntary national and state-level grant and loan programs to reduce diesel emissions.

Congress passes diesel act

| December 22, 2010

Act establishes voluntary national and state-level grant and loan programs to reduce diesel emissions by upgrading diesel engines and equipment.

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