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  • 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 million dollar grant to reduce port pollution in Camden, N.J. (NJ)

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has awarded $1.1 million to upgrade 48 pieces of cargo handling equipment at the South Jersey Port in Camden, N.J. Older diesel engines generate significant amounts of fine particles, hydrocarbons and carbon monoxide, which are released into the air and can contribute to severe respiratory ailments and trigger asthma. The grant will provide for the ...

  • Volkswagen’s latest `Blue` Crafter Vans demonstrate green credentials

    The latest Volkswagen Crafter panel van, chassis and double cab ranges are set to become among the cleanest and most refined vehicles in their class. Substantial changes have been made to the drivetrain to make it both quieter and smoother thanks to greater torque. Conversely, fuel economy rises and emissions fall to not only meet but exceed the latest Euro V standards.As a result, the new VW ...


    By RealWire

  • The 2012 LIFE+ projects

    Austria 4 projects (14.5 million) LIFE+ Environment Policy and Governance (1 project – 3.6 million) LIFE-URBANLAKE (Stadt Wien – Magistratsabteilung 45 – Wiener Gewässer): This project intends to define strategies to reduce the vulnerability of the “Alte Donau” from effects of climate ...

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