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DIESEL: SwRI engineers develop near-zero emissions diesel engine technology; 90% reduction of NOx

  • Date: 27-05-20
  • Category: DIESEL
  • Source: Green Car Congress

Southwest Research Institute engineers have developed the next generation of clean diesel engine technology to reduce hazardous nitrogen oxides (NOx) and carbon dioxide emissions while minimizing fuel consumption.

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DIESEL: February’s Diesel Car Market Share was the Strongest Since July 2019

  • Date: 18-03-20
  • Category: DIESEL
  • Source: LMC Automotive

The theme of near plateauing of the diesel car mix continued in February with a preliminary diesel share of 31.8% being recorded across the region.

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DIESEL: Daimler Braces for Higher Mercedes-Benz Diesel Costs in Germany

  • Date: 21-02-20
  • Category: DIESEL
  • Source: Bloomberg

Daimler AG warned of a further crackdown on Mercedes-Benz diesel vehicles in Germany and boosted provisions for legal and regulatory costs that already crimped profit last year.

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DIESEL: ‘Make or break’ year for diesel amid Government policy ‘shambles’

  • Date: 17-12-19
  • Category: DIESEL
  • Source: Fleet News

Only one in 10 new car sales could be diesel in as little as five years, says a leading academic.

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DIESEL: Why India's diesel demand is contracting, and what it means

  • Date: 03-12-19
  • Category: DIESEL
  • Source: Reuters

MUMBAI (Reuters) - India’s demand for diesel is slowing as the country’s car fleet shifts predominantly to gasoline, trucks get more efficient and solar pumps displace diesel-fed units across the countryside.

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DIESEL: GM and Isuzu investing $175M for plant for diesel engine components

  • Date: 22-11-19
  • Category: DIESEL
  • Source: Green Car Congress

General Motors and Isuzu announced a $175-million investment through their DMAX joint venture to build an all-new, diesel engine components plant in Brookville, Ohio. The new 251,000 square-foot facility would expand the production of critical engine components for the company’s current DMAX diesel engine manufacturing operation in Moraine, Ohio.

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DIESEL: Western European Diesel Car Market October 2019

  • Date: 18-11-19
  • Category: DIESEL
  • Source: LMC Auto

September’s diesel share of new car sales in the region is confirmed at 29.0%. Data for October, with three small markets estimated, suggest a figure of 31.3% leading to a YTD achievement of 32.1%, very close to that seen in September. Three markets returned a diesel share slightly higher than a year earlier (Austria, Germany and Norway) while a total of eight experienced a rise in diesel sales volume from a YoY standpoint.

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DIESEL: Bristol leads the way in driving out diesel cars

  • Date: 06-11-19
  • Category: DIESEL
  • Source: Financial Times

Bristol has become the first British city to approve a total ban on diesel cars as part of an effort to drastically improve air quality.

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