Tagged with 'emissions'

VW says it has bought, fixed more than half of polluting 2.0-liter diesels in US

Published: April 14, 2017

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Filed under: Government/Legal , Green , Emissions , Diesel Six months on, VW has made significant progress in buying back cars affected by the diesel emissions scandal.


Mazda patents show rotary engine for range-extended EV

Published: March 17, 2017

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Filed under: Green , Rumormill , Mazda , Emissions , Fuel Efficiency , Emerging Technologies , Electric , Hybrid We previously saw similar tech in a Mazda2 rotary hybrid.


NASA finds biofuels make air travel 70 percent greener

Published: March 16, 2017

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Filed under: Green , Alternative Fuels , Emissions Fewer emissions, fewer contrails. Continue reading NASA finds biofuels make air travel 70 percent greener NASA finds biofuels make air travel 70 percent greener originally appeared on Autoblog on Thu, 16 Mar 2017 17:35:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds .


Judge warns Volkswagen diesel owners to stop stripping their cars of parts

Published: December 23, 2016

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Filed under: Government/Legal , Green , Ownership , Volkswagen , Emissions , Hatchback , Wagon , Diesel A number of owners have made headlines for trying to return stripped out cars. Continue reading Judge warns Volkswagen diesel owners to stop stripping their cars of parts Judge warns Volkswagen diesel owners to stop stripping their cars of parts originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 23 Dec 2016 14:30:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds


Audi A3 diesel fails independent emissions test in Europe

Published: December 15, 2016

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Filed under: Government/Legal , Green , Audi , Volkswagen , AutoblogGreen Exclusive , Emissions , Europe , Germany , Diesel European Union arm tests Audi’s A3 diesels and finds double the legal limit of nitrogen oxides were emitted. Continue reading Audi A3 diesel fails independent emissions test in Europe Audi A3 diesel fails independent emissions test in Europe originally appeared on Autoblog on Thu, 15 Dec 2016 10:37:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds .


Health costs from vehicle emissions add $18 to the real-world cost of every tank of gas

Published: October 28, 2016

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Filed under: Government/Legal , Green , Emissions , United States , Electric If all vehicles in California were zero-emissions, premature deaths would drop by 400 a year. Continue reading Health costs from vehicle emissions add $18 to the real-world cost of every tank of gas Health costs from vehicle emissions add $18 to the real-world cost of every tank of gas originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 28 Oct 2016 09:15:00 EDT.


New heavy-duty vehicles MPG rules could save 2 billion barrels of oil

Published: September 9, 2016

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Filed under: Government/Legal , Green , Videos , Emissions , Fuel Efficiency , United States , Truck , Commercial Vehicles The government expects to also save 1.1 metric tons of GHG emissions through 2027. Continue reading New heavy-duty vehicles MPG rules could save 2 billion barrels of oil New heavy-duty vehicles MPG rules could save 2 billion barrels of oil originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 09 Sep 2016 07:58:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds .


South Korea expands emissions investigation beyond VW

Published: August 25, 2016

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Filed under: Government/Legal , Green , Emissions , South Korea , Diesel South Korean regulators will probe other diesel-vehicle importers for potential violations. Continue reading South Korea expands emissions investigation beyond VW South Korea expands emissions investigation beyond VW originally appeared on Autoblog on Thu, 25 Aug 2016 11:16:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds .


Harley will pay a $15 million fine over engine tuners that defeat emissions controls

Published: August 18, 2016

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Filed under: Government/Legal , Green , Emissions , Motorcycle Harley disagrees with the EPA, saying its Screamin’ Eagle Pro Super Tuner was sold for off-road use only. Continue reading Harley will pay a $15 million fine over engine tuners that defeat emissions controls Harley will pay a $15 million fine over engine tuners that defeat emissions controls originally appeared on Autoblog on Thu, 18 Aug 2016 17:15:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds


Volkswagen will use three platforms for its 30 new EVs

Published: August 5, 2016

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Filed under: Government/Legal , Green , Volkswagen , Emissions , Diesel , Electric How do you say “forget everything you ever knew about diesels” in German? Continue reading Volkswagen will use three platforms for its 30 new EVs Volkswagen will use three platforms for its 30 new EVs originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 05 Aug 2016 08:58:00 EDT


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