EPA

Obama announces alt-energy plan at Daimler Trucks plant

President Obama announced a $1 billion initiative to spur deployment of clean, advanced vehicles.

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Daimler trucks meet 2014 greenhouse gas regs

DTNA’s GHG14 compliance came a year ahead of the mandate for certification by the EPA and the Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

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EPA investigating Navistar over engine dates

Company, facing millions of dollars in potential fines, says its "2010 transition was appropriate."

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Navistar submits MaxxForce 13 for EPA certification

California Air Resources Board had issued a public letter to Navistar saying the company's emissions credits for the engine will expire Feb. 29.

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Is FMCSA putting back in the air what EPA takes out?

New FMCSA rules require truckers to take a 30 minute break. What effect will this have on air quality?

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CARB says Navistar credits to sell engines ending

Agency's executive order says emission credits allowing sale of engines run out Feb. 29.

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Judge dismisses Navistar SCR emissions suit

Company sought to force the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to recall 2010 model year engines using selective catalytic reduction.

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Groups take sides in EPA emissions suit

Dalton Trucking and additional petitioners have said the new rule will increase transportation costs substantially.

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Two calls this week highlight driver advocacy efforts in D.C.

Scott Grenerth with Trucking Solutions Group today Those of you who've read this blog with any regularity are probably well familiar with Fikes-leased owner-operator Scott Grenerth (pictured with a new custom-designed bike at the Great American Trucking Show this past August -- Grenerth is also coproprietor of the rideandroll.me site cataloging biking trails in proximity to truck parking). I first met Grenerth when I ran with Jazzy Jordan last year and, since, have had the ...

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Peterbilt LNG is first SmartWay alt-fuel

Model 386 liquefied natural gas truck meets fuel-saving, low-emission equipment requirements set for Class 8 trucks.

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