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CENTER FOR AUTOMOTIVE RESEARCH-MANAGEMENT BRIEFING SEMINARS – DAY THREE

CENTER FOR AUTOMOTIVE RESEARCH-MANAGEMENT BRIEFING SEMINARS – DAY THREE

By Steve Purdy The Auto Channel Michigan Bureau Conspicuous by his absence at the conference this year was Michigan’s governor. The tradition of the governor offering a key-note address to this large gathering of auto industry folks at MBS goes way back and had been seen as an opportunity for a bit of cheer leading, ... Continue reading

NATSO, Others Applaud Legislation to Extend, Phase Out Biodiesel Blenders' Tax Credit

NATSO, Others Applaud Legislation to Extend, Phase Out Biodiesel Blenders' Tax Credit

ALEXANDRIA, Va., July 18, 2017 NATSO, the national association representing truckstops and travel plazas, along with the Advanced Biofuels Association, National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS), Society of Independent Gasoline Marketers of America (SIGMA), Petroleum Marketers Association of America (PMAA) and t ... Continue reading

Unmasking The Gas Roots of Contemporary Ethanol Opposition - Round 2

Unmasking The Gas Roots of Contemporary Ethanol Opposition - Round 2

Breaking the ring of Big Oil sponsored deception, link by link. Hot on the heels of Economist-Professor Bill Shughart publishing his editorial ("How The Ethanol Mandate Is Killing The American Prairie") that was filled with incorrect and irrelevant information to disparage ethanol, comes another anti-ethanol commentary ... Continue reading

The Auto Channel Called For An End To New Gasoline Vehicles by 2014 - We Beat France By 26 Years!

The Auto Channel Called For An End To New Gasoline Vehicles by 2014 - We Beat France By 26 Years!

It's nice that France is talking about doing away with gasoline and diesel fueled vehicles by 2040, but why the wait? In 2008, The Auto Channel published a paper by Marc Rauch (TACH's exec. vice president and co-publisher) that called for an end to new gasoline vehicles by 2014 - you know, three years ago. ... Continue reading

Let Your Voice Be Heard in The Auto Channel's Energy and Fuel Poll - Please Participate

Let Your Voice Be Heard in The Auto Channel's Energy and Fuel Poll - Please Participate

We want to know what you think, we really do. Please answer the follow questions. ... Continue reading

Ethanol Chronicles - SPECIAL EDITION: David Are You There? - Latest Posts

Ethanol Chronicles - SPECIAL EDITION: David Are You There? - Latest Posts

Lively, Spirited and Sometimes Humorous Repartee Concerning Energy Issues By Marc J. Rauch Exec. Vice President/Co-Publisher THE AUTO CHANNEL ... Continue reading

US EPA to Deliver Keynote Address at Fuel Economy Detroit

US EPA to Deliver Keynote Address at Fuel Economy Detroit

PENARTH, UK, March 2, 2017 -- - Fuel Economy Detroit takes place in Dearborn, MI on 16 March 2017 - United States EPA to deliver keynote address - Hyundai, Toyota, BorgWarner, Honeywell and Valeo to discuss the future of powertrain technology - New for 2017: second high-level panel discussion featuring Ford, General Mo ... Continue reading

NACS Member Educates Congress on Point of Obligation

NACS Member Educates Congress on Point of Obligation

Chronister Oil’s Bryce Rawers encourages the EPA to preserve the Renewable Fuel Standard and keep the point of obligation compliance structure in place. WASHINGTON February 27, 2017; Bryce Rawers, director of fuel procurement at Chronister Oil Company, DBA Qik’n’EZ, penned an op-ed in a Capitol Hill newspaper tha ... Continue reading

2017 Chevrolet Cruze Diesel Sedan Sets 52 MPG Highway Mileage

2017 Chevrolet Cruze Diesel Sedan Sets 52 MPG Highway Mileage

2017 Cruze Diesel Sedan Sets 52 MPG Highway Mileage ... Continue reading

Nissan Concept: Nissan NV Cargo X Off Road Project Van +VIDEO At 2017 Chicago Auto Show

Nissan Concept: Nissan NV Cargo X Off Road Project Van +VIDEO At 2017 Chicago Auto Show

Feb 2, 2017 Add to Basket Remove from Basket Print Share Download One-of-a-kind 4WD Cummins® diesel-powered Nissan NV2500 HD set for auto show debut at 2017 Chicago Auto Show Built in partnership with off-road builder and ... Continue reading

Volkswagen to Recall 83,000 3.0 Liter Diesel Vehicles, Fund Mitigation Projects

Volkswagen to Recall 83,000 3.0 Liter Diesel Vehicles, Fund Mitigation Projects

In a second partial settlement announced today by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the Department of Justice (DOJ), and the State of California, automakers Volkswagen AG, Audi AG, Porsche AG and related entities (collectively referred to as Volkswagen), have agreed to recall 83,000 model year 2009 throug ... Continue reading

Biofuels Forum Set To Drive Queensland Australia’s Bio-Economy

Biofuels Forum Set To Drive Queensland Australia’s Bio-Economy

The Queensland Renewable Fuels Association (QRFA) will meet with key international representatives over the next three days to address the big question: When will Queensland be producing advanced, commercialised, biofuels for jet and marine specifications? The QRFA will join Australian and international biofutures indu ... Continue reading

EPA: Final Renewable Fuel Standards for 2017, and the Biomass-Based Diesel Volume for 2018

EPA: Final Renewable Fuel Standards for 2017, and the Biomass-Based Diesel Volume for 2018

Final Renewable Fuel Standards for 2017, and the Biomass-Based Diesel Volume for 2018 ... Continue reading

EPA Opens Public Comment Period on RFS ‘Point of Obligation’

EPA Opens Public Comment Period on RFS ‘Point of Obligation’

NACS and SIGMA commend the EPA for protecting consumers and for preventing an unnecessary upheaval in the U.S. fuel market. ​WASHINGTON November 22, 2016; NACSonline reported that the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has formally announced in the Federal Register that it plans to retain the existing point of obl ... Continue reading

Green Car Journal Announces Finalists For 2017 Green Car Of The Year®

Green Car Journal Announces Finalists For 2017 Green Car Of The Year®

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 8, 2016 -- Green Car Journal announced today its five finalists for the magazine's prestigious 2017 Green Car of the Year® award. ... Continue reading

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