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DIESEL: Revival of diesel? How the dead hand of the past steers the German economy

  • Date: 01-08-19
  • Category: DIESEL
  • Source: ICCT

One of the most-read blog posts on the ICCT website is one that I wrote back in 2012. Despite its age, it attracts a surprisingly high number of readers. We are not exactly sure why. My colleague Anup Bandivadekar speculates that the title ("The dead hand of the past") has an influence. On the other hand, maybe the content of my 2012 blog post is indeed still relevant and exciting.

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DIESEL: There’s a $5,600 Electric Makeover for Your Old Diesel Car

  • Date: 31-07-19
  • Category: DIESEL
  • Source: Bloomberg

About 5,000 euros ($5,600) are set to buy your 10-year-old combustion clunker an electric makeover—and offer a cut-price way to avoid driving bans across European cities.

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DIESEL: India's diesel demand set for detour as drivers switch to gasoline

  • Date: 12-07-19
  • Category: DIESEL
  • Source: Reuters

NEW DELHI/SINGAPORE July 12 (Reuters) - India’s strong diesel demand growth is decoupling from the car market as motorists increasingly turn to gasoline vehicles, leaving it more reliant on patchy demand from construction and heavy industry.

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DIESEL: London clean air rules accelerate slump in diesel cars demand

  • Date: 02-07-19
  • Category: DIESEL
  • Source: Financial Times

Last year, a quarter of customers at Alan Day’s London dealerships bought diesel cars. So far this year, demand for the fuel type from its five Volkswagen forecourts has fallen to just 2 per cent.

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DIESEL: BMW: Diesels to survive at least 20 more years, gasoline engines 30

  • Date: 27-06-19
  • Category: DIESEL
  • Source: Europe Auto News

MUNICH -- Despite being at the forefront of electrification, BMW will continue to invest heavily in internal combustion engines for the foreseeable future.

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DIESEL: Renault may stop offering diesel engine in India - Report

  • Date: 20-06-19
  • Category: DIESEL
  • Source: Indian Autos Blog

After Maruti Suzuki confirmed that it will be phasing out its diesel engines next year, Renault is looking at discontinuing diesel models in India by 1 April 2020.

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DIESEL: Mercedes-Benz OM 654q 4-cylinder diesel complies with Stage 2 RDE, certified to Euro 6d

  • Date: 17-06-19
  • Category: DIESEL
  • Source: Green Car Congress

The Mercedes-Benz OM 654q four-cylinder diesel from the modern OM 654 engine family already complies with the Stage 2 RDE (Real Driving Emissions) standard which does not come into force until 2020, and is certified to Euro 6d.

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DIESEL: Maruti's decision to phase out diesel by April 2020 may hasten the end of the road for the fuel

  • Date: 25-04-19
  • Category: DIESEL
  • Source: Business Today

Only last week, Maruti introduced a new 1.5 litre indigenously developed diesel engine on its mid-size sedan Ciaz but even that variant will be discontinued.

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