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USA: 'Trucks will become up to a third more fuel efficient'

The American Council for an Energy Efficient Economy expects trucks to become up to a third more fuel efficient in the upcoming two decades. The ACEEE says so in a report made together with the EPA (US envrionmental ministery) and NHTSA (National traffic Safety Council). A number of technical measurements will lead to trucks becoming…Continue Reading

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USA: Manipulating emissions is expensive!

In the USA a company that sold software to manipulate boardcomputers got a very high penalty. The software was mainly built in to diesel powered pick-up trucks were the partikel filter was removed. The software mislead the computers that monitor the emissions so the readings were normal. The system was sold for Ford, GM and…Continue Reading

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