NRDC calls for investments leading to 100 mpg fleetSept. 19
The Natural Resources Defense Council's clean-energy plan says climate-change goals can be met through energy efficiency and renewable fuels at much lower cost than predicted.
VWs awaiting diesel fix stolen from Mich. stadiumSept. 18
Dozens of Volkswagen vehicles repurchased from customers for violating diesel emissions standards have been caught up in a second scandal. They were stolen from their purgatory outside the abandoned Pontiac Silverdome in suburban Detroit and in some cases fraudulently resold.
3rd-grader schools EPASept. 18
A 9-year-old Washingtonian impressed the audience at a recent U.S. EPA hearing with a heart-warming plea to keep the Obama-era standards on greenhouse gas emissions and fuel economy intact.
Diesel: Whose fault is it?Sept. 18
The diesel disaster, made public two years ago today, has done more to move electric cars front and center than anything I can imagine
So much technology, so little progress?Sept. 10
Emissions Analytics has tested more than 500 vehicles in the U.S. since 2013, seeking to determine what trends in the automotive space actually have a meaningful impact on fuel economy and greenhouse-gas emissions.
In Frankfurt, electric parade looking a lot like 2009Sept. 11
The run-up to this week's Frankfurt auto show has been all about electric vehicles — and not just new EVs but new EV strategies. It feels like the 2009 Frankfurt show.
French probe alleges 2 million PSA cars had emissions-cheating software, report saysSept. 8
The French investigation into alleged emissions cheating by PSA and other automakers found suspect software had been used on almost 2 million vehicles sold by PSA, a report said.
White House, states set for showdown over mpg rulesSept. 6
The Trump administration and major states appear to be headed for a showdown over landmark rules aimed at doubling the fuel efficiency of vehicles sold in the United States.
U.S. average fuel economy edged down in AugustSept. 6
The average fuel economy of new light vehicles sold in the U.S. in August was 25.3 mpg, down 0.1 mpg from July.
CAFE standards review faces public hearingSept. 5
The EPA on Wednesday will hold its first and only public hearing in its review of the Obama-era fuel-economy standards for model years 2021-25, which are getting a second look at the behest of automakers.
Diesel's death 'overstated,' says man whose gear found VW fraudSept. 5
Despite signs pointing to a major acceleration in the electrification of automobiles, Japan's Horiba, whose gear was central in exposing VW Group's diesel-cheating scandal, believes internal combustion engines -- including diesels -- will continue to have a place, particularly in emerging markets.
Phones for VW lawyer, emissions tester were lost or wiped clean, court records sayAug. 31
VW's top lawyer in the United States and the leader of its emissions lab in California are among employees whose mobile devices were either lost or erased as VW's emissions scandal emerged.