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  • Uncovering Diesel Pollution: Five Places Where Dangerous Diesel Particulates Hide

    Santa Fe – Are you being exposed to dangerous diesel particulate air pollution in your neighborhood without knowing it? When most people think of diesels, images of giant construction equipment or super semis belching clouds of black smoke come to mind. But did you know diesels can also be stationary engines and that they are a part of everyone’s life, residing right around the corner from you? ...


  • Easy Fleet Maintenance with the CleanAIR AeroCLEAN™ for Diesel Particulate Filters

    Santa Fe, NM – August 29, 2007 – Today’s diesel fleet managers are challenged by new equipment technology and stringent air quality regulations. Keeping diesel particulate filters clean and in good working order is one of those challenges. The AeroCLEAN™ System developed by emissions control manufacturer, CleanAIR Systems, offers fleet managers a fast, easy and safe solution for filter ...


  • CARB Verifies Cleaire LongMile–S™ Diesel Particulate Filter

    Cleaire Advanced Emission Controls announced today that the California Air Resources Board (CARB) has verified the LongMile-S™ diesel particulate filter as Level 3+ for on-road applications. The verification covers a broad range of engine models built between 1993 and 2010, including later model EGR and Caterpillar ACERT engines. The CARB Level 3+ designation means the LongMile-S has ...


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  • CleanAIR Systems Participates in NY Off-Road Diesel Emissions Testing with the PERMIT™ Diesel Particulate Filter

    Santa Fe, NM – August 7, 2007 – CleanAIR Systems, a manufacturer of innovative emissions control solutions, is pleased to announce their PERMIT™ diesel particulate filter technology has been included in the Clean Diesel Technology/Off-Road Field-Testing Program at the New York City Department of Sanitation (DSNY) in Maspeth, Queens, NY. Part of a 3-year project conducted by Southern Research ...


  • EPA Awards $30 Million for Clean Diesel Projects

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is awarding $30 million for clean diesel projects as part of its ongoing campaign to reduce harmful diesel exhaust that can lead to asthma attacks and premature deaths. The Diesel Emission Reduction Program, also known as DERA, is designed to replace, retrofit or repower older diesel-powered engines like marine vessels, locomotives, trucks and buses. ...

  • USD$20 million available for clean diesel projects

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is announcing the availability of up to $20 million in FY 2012 grant funding to establish clean diesel projects aimed at reducing harmful pollution from the nation's existing fleet of diesel engines and improving air quality and Americans’ health. In addition to these grants, approximately $9 million will be available through direct state ...

  • EPA to clean up diesel ship pollution nationwide

    The Environmental Protection Agency has announced that it is taking steps under a new global agreement to reduce ship pollution within 200 miles of US shores. Under the new proposal, US and foreign-flagged ships in this area will be required to use dramatically cleaner fuel and more effective pollution controls for their engines. Once implemented, the proposal will significantly improve air ...

  • EPA announces $428,000 for Idaho clean diesel projects

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is announcing over $428,000 in grant funds for Idaho to reduce harmful air pollution from diesel engines. The funds will be used replace old school buses and retrofit old school buses with advanced diesel technology, replace four tractors used in agriculture and convert irrigation pumping plants from diesel to electric power. “These projects provide ...

  • EPA announces $371,000 for Oregon clean diesel projects

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is announcing over $371,000 in grant funds for Oregon to reduce harmful air pollutants from diesel engines. The funds will be used to support the purchase of school buses that reduce diesel pollution and to reduce exhaust generated by heavy duty diesel-powered trucks that operate in communities. “These projects provide advanced diesel technology that ...

  • Clearing the Northwest’s air with clean diesel technology

    Clean diesel technology is coming to the Northwest thanks to nearly $3.9 million in U.S. Environmental Protection Agency grants for advanced diesel and heat recovery technology. Dennis McLerran, Regional Administrator for EPA Region 10, highlighted the grants at an event in Portland, Oregon showcasing the Northwest states’ grant recipients. The grants are funded under the Diesel Emissions ...

  • JOHNSON MATTHEY INTRODUCES NEW AND IMPROVED LOW-PROFILE CARB VERIFIED CRT®(+) DIESEL PARTICULATE FILTER SYSTEM

    The redesigned, advanced passive regenerating diesel particulate filter (DPF) system reduces PM by more than 85 percent; HCs and CO by 70 percent; and meets the 2009 CARB NO2 limit of 20 percent Malvern, PA, September 1, 2010—Johnson Matthey, which sets the standard for diesel engine PM emissions control, now offers a new and improved Low-Profile CRT®(+) DPF system that not ...

  • PA DEP Awards Nearly $517,000 in Clean Diesel Grants

    The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection announced today it has awarded $516,637 in clean diesel grants to four organizations. Bucks County Transport, of Holicong; Jennings Transportation Corp., of Nazareth, Northampton County; Kuhn Transportation LLC, of ...

  • EPA awards US$977,242 Clean Diesel grant to Minnesota Environmental Initiative

    U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Region 5’s Midwest Clean Diesel Initiative has awarded a US$977,242 grant to Minnesota Environmental Initiative. The grant was awarded as part of EPA’s ongoing efforts in the National Clean Diesel Campaign. This project will help reduce exposure to diesel emissions from a variety of heavy-duty diesel vehicles and construction equipment. Work ...

  • EPA Announces Funding Availability to Clean Up Diesel Engines Nationwide

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced today the availability of $9 million in grant funding for clean diesel projects to reduce diesel pollution and emissions exposure from the nation's existing fleet of diesel engines. The funding comes from EPA’s Diesel Emission Reduction Program (DERA) and will target the most cost-effective projects and fleets operating in areas ...

  • U.S. EPA Awards over $100,000 to Pacific Territories for Clean Diesel Projects

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency recently awarded over $100,000 in grants for clean diesel projects in the Pacific Territories. This is part of the agency’s ongoing national campaign with $30 million being awarded to reduce harmful diesel exhaust that can lead to asthma attacks and premature deaths. The West Coast Collaborative administers the Diesel Emission Reduction Act (DERA) ...

  • EPA Awards $1.3 Million Clean Diesel Grant to the Port of Los Angeles

    Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced a $1.3 million grant to the City of Los Angeles Harbor Department to fund the replacement of an older diesel cargo crane with a new, zero-emission electric-drive crane. Los Angeles is one of four U.S. ports receiving a total of $5 million for projects aimed at significantly reducing diesel emissions and improving air quality, ...

  • EPA Awards Clean Diesel Grants in 21 States, Puerto Rico

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has awarded $8 million to communities in 21 states and Puerto Rico to reduce emissions from the nation’s existing fleet of diesel engines through the agency’s Diesel Emission Reduction Act (DERA) program. The grants will fund projects such as retrofitting older school buses to improve air quality for children riding to school, upgrading ...

  • U.S. EPA Awards Over $126,000 to Nevada for Clean Diesel Project

    “Awarding these important diesel emission reduction projects is another example of how collaboration amongst public and private partners can benefit everyone – most importantly the communities in which these projects are located” said Jared Blumenfeld, EPA’s Regional Administrator for the Pacific Southwest Region. “Residents, employees and visitors in Clark County ...

  • US EPA makes US$50m available to clean up diesel engines

    EPA is announcing the availability of almost US$50 million in grant funding to establish clean diesel projects aimed at reducing emissions from the nation's existing fleet of diesel engines. The unprecedented sum, which was authorized by the Energy Policy Act of 2005 and funded for the first time this fiscal year, will be administered by EPA's National Clean Diesel Campaign (NCDC) and its network ...

  • EPA Announces Funding for Tribes to Clean Up Diesel Engines

    The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced today that grant funding is available for tribal applicants to establish clean diesel projects aimed at reducing emissions from older diesel engines. Diesel engines are extremely efficient, but emit air pollutants such as nitrogen oxides (NOX) and particulate matter (PM). These pollutants are linked to serious health problems including asthma, ...

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