September 30, 2020

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Multi-state coalition files court challenge to Trump Administration’s rollback of U.S. fuel economy standards

California Attorney General Xavier Becerra, leading a multi-state coalition, this week filed a lawsuit challenging the Trump Administration’s final rule rolling back the United State’s vehicle fuel economy standards announced in March. In filing the lawsuit, Becerra was joined by the attorneys general of Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Hawaii, Illinois, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Nevada, […]

May 29, 2020
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U.S. rolls back fuel economy standards for passenger cars and light trucks

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) yesterday released the final rule which effectively weakens the federal government’s corporate average fuel economy (CAFE) and CO2 emissions standards for model years 2021-2026 passenger cars and light trucks. The rule will require U.S. cars, pickup trucks […]

April 1, 2020
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U.S. issues final draft of new emissions and fuel economy standards for heavy- and medium-duty vehicles

The U.S. announced new rules that would raise its fuel economy and emissions standards for heavy- and medium-duty vehicles, including school buses, delivery vans, garbage trucks and large long-haul tractor-trailers. Heavy vehicles represent only 5% of road traffic, but they account for a staggering 20% of carbon pollution from transportation. Without government action, the amount […]

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