CO2 Rule to Pose Few Hurdles in Initial Round, OEMs Predict

PHOENIX — Truck and engine makers said that they expect to encounter few obstacles meeting the first round of anticipated new federal fuel efficiency and carbon dioxide standards for heavy-duty trucks expected to become effective in 2014.

October 25, 2010
Business, Fuel, Government

NHTSA, EPA Send Proposed Rules For Truck Mileage to White House

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Aug. 13 sent their proposed standards for heavy- and medium-duty trucks to the White House for review by the Office of Management and Budget.

Transport Topics
August 23, 2010

France Scraps Plans for Carbon Tax

French President Nicolas Sarkozy has scrapped that country’s plans for a tax on carbon emissions, three days after his ruling party was defeated in local elections, Bloomberg reported Tuesday.

Transport Topics
March 23, 2010