U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

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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Truck engine retrofitting part of emissions reduction grant

Twenty dump trucks and 10 garbage trucks in several Missouri municipalities are among other heavy-duty vehicles that will be retrofitted to reduce diesel exhaust emissions, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced. The $1.5 million project will help retrofit, repower and replace diesel engines on locomotives, tugboats and loaders in Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, and nine tribal nations. The Missouri Department of Natural Resources will partner with the Ozarks Center for Sustainable Solutions in Springfield to retrofit the ...

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Tenn. truck stop that received TSE grant shut down

TR Auto Truck Plaza on Interstate 40 in Dandridge was closed and seized by a bank.

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House transportation leaders protest HOS proposal

Letter to Obama says proposal would be an unnecessary and costly regulatory burden on truckers, given the improved record of truck safety.

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Cascade Sierra offers funding

Organization has approximately $20 million in funding to help small trucking companies and owner-operators upgrade or replace their trucks.

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Cat fined $2.55M to settle clean air case

Cat allegedly shipped more than 590,000 highway and non-road diesel engines without correct emissions controls, according to the EPA.

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Cat fined $2.55M to settle clean air case

Cat allegedly shipped more than 590,000 highway and non-road diesel engines without correct emissions controls, according to the EPA.

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Navistar sues EPA again over SCR rule

Navistar alleges nitrogen oxide emissions skyrocket when drivers don't keep diesel exhaust fluid topped off.

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SmartWay program aimed at drayage trucks

EPA SmartWay Drayage Program is a goods movement initiative designed to clean up air in and around U.S. ports.

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Mid-Atlantic states seek to replace older drayage trucks

The Mid-Atlantic Dray Truck Replacement Program will offer $15,000 to short-haul truckers to cover the down-payment on a new vehicle.

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