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Fuel Efficiency Standards: Obama Directs Government To Set First-Ever Mileage And Pollution Limits For Big Trucks 23.5.2010 Green on HuffingtonPost.com
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama is setting the nation's sights on vehicles that run on half the fuel they now use and give off half...
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Residents Want Truck-damaged Roads Fixed Now 22.5.2010 Chicago Tribune: Popular
Residents Want Truck-damaged Roads Fixed Now
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Obama Seeks 2025 Vehicle Fuel Standards, Rules for Heavy Trucks 22.5.2010 Business Operations | GreenBiz.com

A month after the federal government finalized fuel economy and greenhouse gas emissions standards for passenger and light-duty vehicles, President Barack Obama announced plans to set 2025 rules and create first-ever standards for medium- and heavy-duty trucks.

Obama Seeks 2025 Vehicle Fuel Standards, Rules for Heavy Trucks
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Toyota-Tesla deal provides spark for Bay Area 22.5.2010 SFGate: Op-Ed
Toyota-Tesla deal provides spark for Bay Area
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Will the Volt recharge GM and U.S. auto industry? 22.5.2010 San Jose Mercury News: Local News
The Volt could help usher in a new generation of electric cars, but there's more at stake here than a technological breakthrough.
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SUV replaces Patrick's Cadillac this election year 22.5.2010 Boston Globe: Massachusetts
SUV replaces Patrick's Cadillac this election year
Obama orders new vehicle fuel standards 22.5.2010 Salt Lake Tribune
Washington » President Barack Obama directed the government Friday to set the first-ever mileage and pollution limits for big trucks and to tighten rules for future cars and SUVs, setting the nation's sights on vehicles that run on half the fuel they now use and give off half the pollution.
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Obama Seeks 2025 Vehicle Fuel Standards, Rules for Heavy Trucks 22.5.2010 Business Operations | GreenBiz.com

A month after the federal government finalized fuel economy and greenhouse gas emissions standards for passenger and light-duty vehicles, President Barack Obama announced plans to set 2025 rules and create first-ever standards for medium- and heavy-duty trucks.

Obama Seeks 2025 Vehicle Fuel Standards, Rules for Heavy Trucks
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Obama orders new fuel standards for future (AP) 22.5.2010 Elections
AP - President Barack Obama directed the government Friday to set the first-ever mileage and pollution limits for big trucks and to tighten rules for future cars and SUVs, setting the nation's sights on vehicles that run on half the fuel they now use and give off half the pollution. ...
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Paul Harrison: An Irreplaceable National Treasure 22.5.2010 Green on HuffingtonPost.com
Whether you drive an SUV, a fuel-sipping hybrid, or even take the city bus, there's a good chance that the vehicle's fuel was oil produced,...
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President Obama's Clean Car and Truck Announcement - A Great Day in the Rose Garden 22.5.2010 Switchboard, from NRDC
Today, I joined NRDC’s David Doniger, Annie Notthoff, and Pete Altman at the White House Rose Garden, where President Obama announced the next step in his administration’s efforts to reduce vehicle pollution that contributes to global warming and health impacts.  ...
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Toyota, Tesla Burnish Images by Teaming Up 22.5.2010 Wired Top Stories
Yes, they'll work together on an EV, but the biggest thing both companies get out of their partnership is great PR.


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The Dirty Air Act: An Attack on California's Environmental Legacy 22.5.2010 Main Feed - Environmental Defense
Any day now, the Senate will vote on Alaska Senator Lisa Murkowski’s “Resolution of Disapproval.” During an interview this week with Betsy Rosenberg, host of Progressive Radio Network's “On the Green Front,” I explained that environmental groups are deeply opposed to the bill, which would strip the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) of all of its [...]
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Reshaping nation's driving habits 22.5.2010 Washington Post
Obama orders first-ever standards for big rigs and more work on stricter rules for 2017 car models.

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White House Announces New Clean Car and Truck Peace Treaty 22.5.2010 Switchboard, from NRDC
Almost exactly a year after the historic clean car peace treaty of last May, President Obama today announced two major new steps to reduce America’s carbon pollution and oil dependence.    The president instructed the Environmental Protection Agency and the National...
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Obama seeks tougher mileage, emission standards for cars and — for the first time — big trucks 22.5.2010 Star Tribune: Business
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Obama Eyes Future Auto Fuel Standards 22.5.2010 NPR News
President Obama called for first-ever mileage and emissions standards for big rig and work trucks, seeking to limit pollution from the large vehicles that contribute a big share of it. He also ordered federal agencies to work on stronger auto fuel rules for 2017 and beyond.
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President Obama Announces Next Phase of Landmark Clean Car Agreement 22.5.2010 Commondreams.org Newswire

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
May 21, 2010

NRDC

 President Obama announced two major new steps today to reduce America’s carbon pollution and oil dependence. He instructed the Environmental Protection Agency and Department of Transportation, working closely with California and other stakeholders, to issue a second round of greenhouse gas and fuel economy standards covering cars and light trucks for model years 2017-25. These will build on the landmark clean car standards for the 2012-16 model years announced in April.

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Carl Pope: The Breaking Wave 22.5.2010 Green on HuffingtonPost.com
Washington, D.C. -- A few months ago, I visited Tokyo for a few days to try to help persuade Toyota to keep open its Fremont...
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Trucks, Oil and Leading for the Long Haul 22.5.2010 NYT > Environment
Obama displays a reality-based approach to energy and the environment.

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