At the next G20 Summit in July in Hamburg, Germany can lay the groundwork to achieve substantial energy savings and environmental benefits in three important ways.
Find it In: Efficiency, Passenger Vehicles, Heavy-duty Vehicles2017.05.16
European governments have strong incentives to discourage diesel technology and national governments could face fines for failing to meet ambient air quality standards for NOx. As a result, several cities are moving fast to phase out diesel cars, which account for 80% of all NOx emissions from vehicles in Europe.
Find it In: Passenger Vehicles2017.04.24
The EU is about to propose new standards to limit CO2 emissions from heavy-duty vehicles. Some manufacturers are still trying to persuade policy makers that regs aren't necessary because truck fuel-efficiency really is improving significantly on its own. Don't be fooled; on average, it isn't.
Find it In: GHG emissions, Heavy-duty Vehicles2017.04.14
Em Fevereiro, a CETESB anunciou novas fases para emissões de veículos pesados, leves e motocicletas no Brasil. Esse é um momento oportuno para salientar os grandes benefícios para o Brasil com um alinhamento com o padrão Euro VI para veículos pesados.
Find it In: Passenger Vehicles, Regulatory design, Vehicle emissions standards, Heavy-duty Vehicles2017.04.06
In short, it’s welcome news that Indian regulators have set their sights on catching up with best-practice emissions standards for non-road engines. Here’s hoping that in aiming for that goal in 2025 they don’t overlook a simple fix that will bring even more immediate help in solving the persistent air pollution problems facing the country.
Find it In: Clean Air, Emission control technologies, Vehicle emissions control in India, Vehicle emissions standards, Heavy-duty Vehicles2017.03.22
Strong standards with long regulatory lead-times are pillars of good energy, technology, and industrial policy. Our research suggests that the better path—for technology investments, consumers, and the environment—is to keep driving forward.
Find it In: Passenger Vehicles, U.S. CAFE standards, Vehicle technology