truck emissions

Battling engine inefficiency and emissions together

Bruce Mallinson | October 03, 2013

The government is concerned about emissions, and so is trucking. Fortunately, the same things that reduce emissions also make your truck more efficient and profitable, writes engine shop owner Bruce Mallinson.

Greening America’s fleet: The effects of EPA’s regulations on exhaust emissions

| July 15, 2013

Infographic details how federal emissions standards implemented by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency have reduced the amount of NOx and particulate matter from trucks and equipment.

California regulations drive out owner-operators

| June 01, 2013

Owner-operators are being driven out of business and the market value of used trucks has been hijacked by the ever-tightening emissions regulations in California, said a panel this week.

California group continues court battle over emissions regs

| January 23, 2013

The California Construction Trucking Association has appealed a December 2012 ruling that CCTA says was a non-decision in its nearly two-year-long case with CARB's truck regulations.

California issues reefer compliance guide

| January 08, 2013

California's Air Resources Board has created a new webpage to offer drivers and fleets guidance on determining the compliance of refrigerated units.

Court upholds EPA’s greenhouse gas regulations

| July 20, 2012

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia has dismissed challenges to recent Environmental Protection Agency greenhouse gas rules.

Diesel particulate pollution down 50%, CARB says

| May 30, 2012

Findings from six CARB researchers show a 50 percent reduction in pollutant compounds in ambient air.

EPA makes $20M available for updating old diesel engines

| April 23, 2012

$20 million will be available for owners of older diesel-powered vehicles to modernize for cleaner emissions.

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