#EMISSIONS

Regulations

Daimler Will Pay $1.5 Billion for Diesel Emission Cheating in U.S.

Settlement covers 250,000 diesel sold in 2009-2011.
#europe #Daimler #emissions

Production

A New Way to Combat Climate Change: Rocks

Audi partners with Swiss startup on CO2 sequestration 
#Audi #tech #sustainability

Diesel

Court Won’t Reconsider Ruling on VW Emission Updates

VW vows Supreme Court plea to bar local enforcement
#Volkswagen #europe #emissions

Diesel

Porsche Launches Probe into Gas Engine Cheating

A new wrinkle in VW Group’s diesel engine emissions scandal?
#Audi #europe #emissions

Regulations

Calif., 5 Carmakers Agree on Tougher Emission Rules

Seeking middle ground between Obama, Trump era standards
#Ford #Volkswagen #Volvo

Diesel

Auto Alliance Backs VW Plea on Emission Updates

Arguing to block regional enforcement of pollution-tampering laws
#Volkswagen #europe #emissions

Batteries

BMW Goes All In on Sustainability

Comprehensive plan targets 7 million electrified vehicles on the road by 2030
#RollsRoyce #MINI #BMW

Diesel

Ex-VW Manager Will Finish U.S. Prison Term in Germany

Two more years to serve for role in diesel emission cheating scandal
#europe #people #emissions

Regulations

Carmakers Ask for a Timeout on Emissions in Europe

COVID-19 blamed for clogging the certification process
#covid-19 #europe #emissions

Regulations

Europe’s Carmakers Heading Wrong Way on CO2 Limits

Emissions continue to creep up as tougher limits take effect.
#emissions #europe

Regulations

Nevada to Give California’s Low-Emission Targets a Whirl

State vows to join 14 others that favor rougher emission rules.
#emissions #legal

Business

Energy Giant bp Faces Future

Pre-COVID initiatives being accelerated, it seems
#sustainability #emissions #Carbon

Hybrid

GM’s Barra Says EV Switch Will Take Decades

GM sets its own pace for an all-electric future
#Buick #Cadillac #GMC

Economics

Groups Sue U.S. Over Fuel Economy Rollback

Legal fight expected to reach the Supreme Court
#emissions #legal

Regulations

German Court Sides with VW Diesel Owners on Compensation

Court allows buybacks on diesels rigged to evade pollution standards.
#europe #emissions #legal

Propulsion

Save the Environment, Drive a Jeep?

Making a case for adding green credentials to off-road performance
#sustainability #emissions #Fiat

Electronics

All About EV Batteries

A deep dive into battery tech by a man who was instrumental in helping it get on the road
#Delphi #Magna #engineer

Business

GM Expands Renewable Energy Program in Michigan

Solar and wind sources will generate 100% of U.S. facilities by 2030 
#tech #sustainability #emissions

Sales

German Carmakers Tout Scrappage Plan to Revive Sales

Cash-for-clunks could deliver cleaner air, faster production relaunch
#europe #emissions #covid-19

Economics

How Much Will COVID-19 Impact Automotive R&D Spending?

Virtually all automakers and suppliers expect to reduce r&d spending this year, but company size and location make a difference.
#tech #emissions #covid-19