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EU asks member countries to reduce diesel emissions

EU asks member countries to reduce diesel emissions

The European Union has urged its 27 member states to considerably reduce diesel emissions in order to solve the region’s air pollution problem. Diesel-powered vehicles got the attention of the EU last year when the World Health Organization linked diesel exhaust fumes to cases of cancer and cardiovascular diseases in […]

Iran to make electric vehicles with Chinese help

Iran to make electric vehicles with Chinese help

Iran plans to build electric vehicles with Chinese help – a move that will cut air pollution on large cities like Teheran, Press TV reported, citing Ali Mohammad Shaeri, the deputy head of Iran’s organization for environmental protection. The cooperation will begin under agreements signed by an Iranian delegation and […]

Obama to announce new fuel-economy standards for big vehicles

Obama to announce new fuel-economy standards for big vehicles

Last Friday, U.S. President Barack Obama announced new national fuel-economy standards for cars and light trucks. Today, president Obama will announce first of their kind fuel efficiency standards for trucks, large busses and other heavy duty vehicles. The announcement is scheduled to be made at Interstate Moving Services in Springfield, […]