As the country braces for six more weeks of winter, emergency diesel equipment and generators can keep our nation functioning.
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With a top speed of 31 mph and a curb weight of 24,200 pounds, the Case IH Optum 270 tractor isn’t your typical luxury vehicle. But Dan Neil still has a riproaring time driving it.
The rule completes a suite of ambitious standards that, over time, are expected to deliver not only cleaner big rigs but also cars and S.U.V.s with double the fuel efficiency of current models.
Rolls-Royce has been chosen to power the US Coast Guard’s barque Eagle, also known as ‘America’s Tall Ship’, with state-of-the-art MTU diesel engines and integrated ship automation system.
According to SIAM, a ban on BS IV diesel cars legally encourages old and highly polluting vehicles not meeting the current emission norms, to continue plying on the road, while not allowing new vehicles compliant with current emission norms to be used. This is contra to the objective of the ban.
Cummins, MTU, and Deutz, among others, offer a preview of the technology they're developing to meet the European Union's Stage V emissions regulations for off-highway equipment that could commence in 2019.
The Washington Auto Show kicks off tomorrow and here is a sneak peek of some of the diesel vehicles on the show floor. Automakers have said they are still committed to diesel as one of the only ways for them to meet the 52.5 mpg corporate fuel economy mandates looming in 2025.
General Motors is considering offering a diesel version of the fivedoor Chevrolet Cruze hatchback introduced last week at the Detroit auto show. 'It's under consideration,' said Dan Nicholson, GM's global powertrain chief.
The Columbus, Indiana-based manufacturer said the latest certifications build on efficiency enhancements it started in 2014 and 2015 that enable its engines to meet EPA 2016 and GHG 2017 requirements.
In this article contributed by Case Construction Equipment, the company’s experts take a look at four of the most popular machine types used for snow-removal applications: backhoe loaders, wheel loaders, compact wheel loaders and skid steers.
Caterpillar has introduced a new mid-size excavator designed for close-quarters work that delivers major fuel savings, faster cycle times and an increase in lifting capacity over its predecessor, the 321D.
U.S. EPA announced the award of more than $7 million in rebates to replace or retrofit 400 older diesel school buses. The rebates are going to 85 school bus fleets in 35 states, each of which will receive rebates through EPA’s Diesel Emissions Reduction Act (DERA) funding.
With greater access to clean diesel fuel abroad - supplied by U.S. fuel producers - more clean diesel engines and retrofit devices can find their way into the market place in more emerging economies resulting in black carbon emission cuts.
Diesel automobile engines offer inherent benefits in fuel efficiency, allowing drivers to go farther on less fuel. That will be critical in coming decades, as efficiency plays an increasingly important part in our energy future.
Diesel trucks used to be known for belching black, polluting exhaust. Manufacturers have worked to shed that image with cleaner engines. A small group of diesel owners goes in the opposite direction.
California, Illinois and Maryland have placed orders for 34 Siemens Charger diesel-electric locomotives to boost passenger services in their states under an option included in a framework contract for 222 units signed in 2014.
The 2.8-liter Duramax four-cylinder turbo-diesel engine generates 181 horsepower and 369 pound-feet of torque, compared with 305 horsepower and 269 pound-feet of torque in the 3.6-liter V-6 engine of the 2015 gas Colorado.