Autonomous
Fuel, Business, Government, Logistics, Autonomous

Clean Energy to Expand in Southern California

Clean Energy Fuels Corp. said Tuesday it will expand its network of liquefied natural gas stations in southern California in large cities and along major truck routes, with a goal to expand into the Southwest.

Transport Topics
February 23, 2010
Government, Business, Safety, Fuel, Autonomous

EPA Moving Forward with Emissions-Cap Regulations

The Environmental Protection Agency has not yet said how it intends to require heavy trucks to curb greenhouse gas emissions, but a report on the agency’s Web site projects that an advanced notice of rulemaking could be posted as early as June.

February 23, 2010
Government, Business, Technology, Autonomous

Podcast Debut: ‘RoadSigns’ Tackles Autonomous

RoadSigns podcast

Welcome to the inaugural episode of Transport Topics' new podcast: RoadSigns. Our debut episode focuses on how the trucking industry’s steady and ongoing development of autonomous technology may someday affect truck drivers. Click to listen!

Transport Topics
June 11, 2018
Government, Business, Safety, Autonomous

Hill Gridlock Changes ATA Focus to Regulatory Issues, Graves Says

A year into the Obama administration, American Trucking Associations President Bill Graves said the trucking industry’s challenges are primarily regulatory, rather than legislative, because of the gridlock that has enveloped Congress since last year.

February 22, 2010
Business, Fuel, Government, Autonomous

CARB Starts $20 Mln. Incentive Program for Purchases of Hybrid Trucks, Buses

The California Air Resources Board has launched a $20 million funding assistance program to stimulate the purchase of hybrid trucks and buses.

February 22, 2010
Business, Government, Autonomous

Company Offers Smart Phone Aimed at Trucking Industry

The company uDrove LLC has released a software program that it said will handle all of the trucking industry’s compliance management needs with a smart phone.

Transport Topics
February 22, 2010
Letters to the Editor, Business, Safety, Government, Autonomous

Letters: Truck Weight, IdleAire, Truck Driving Schools, CSA 2010, Classifying Drivers

The letter from [an official] of Road Safe America that appeared in the Feb. 1 edition contained a number of misstatements and misunderstandings.

February 22, 2010
Business, Government, Safety, Autonomous

New TMC Chairman Thrift Sets His Sights on More Use of Recommended Practices

TAMPA, Fla. — Jerry Thrift, the new chairman of the Technology & Maintenance Council, wants trucking companies and truck makers to get their money’s worth and make full use of the council’s more than 3,000 engineering and maintenance recommended practices.

February 22, 2010
Business, Government, Autonomous

Producer Groups Push to Open Mexican Border to Trucking

Trade groups representing products ranging from farm to factory are pressuring the Obama administration and Congress to reinstate a Mexican cross-border trucking program to end Mexico’s retaliatory tariffs that cost U.S. businesses millions of dollars in lost revenue.

February 22, 2010
Business, Government, Autonomous

New Index Shows Improvement in Truck Freight During January

Stronger readings in a new monthly freight index based on diesel purchases are adding to mounting evidence that truck freight in January continued the gradual improvement the industry has seen from the year-ago doldrums.

February 22, 2010
Business, Government, Safety, Autonomous

Hill Gridlock Changes ATA Focus to Regulatory Issues, Graves Says

A year into the Obama administration, American Trucking Associations President Bill Graves said the trucking industry’s challenges are primarily regulatory, rather than legislative, because of the gridlock that has enveloped Congress since last year.

February 22, 2010

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