Archive news for 7 May 2010

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Navistar drops lawsuit against EPA

Christopher Goodfellow - 7 May 2010

Navistar has dropped a lawsuit against the Environmental Protection Agency's certification policies for Selective Catalytic Reduction-equipped trucks. According to the suit EPA policy allowed SCR-equipped trucks to operate for "extended periods without any control of NOx emissions" and that the authority was "certifying SCR engines as...

Penske Truck Leasing orders 750 Freightliner and 600 Volvo SCR trucks

Christopher Goodfellow - 7 May 2010

Truck rental firm Penske Truck Leasing has ordered 750 Freightliner Cascadias and 600 Volvo VNs because of the manufacturers' use of Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) technology, according to its procurement manager. Marc Althen, senior vice-president administration and procurement at Penske, said: "Based on our own research and...