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UPS wins Climate Leader award from EPA

February 26, 2015 by TEONA Baetu

ATLANTA, GA- Trucking, parcel and logistics service provider UPS has won a Climate Leadership award from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for reducing greenhouse gas emissions.

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All quiet on the engine front

February 23, 2015 by TEONA Baetu

TORONTO – Here’s part one of a two-part look at the emissions regimes we have now and what sort of dust-ups we can expect in the not-distant future.

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Freight costs Increase, fuel surcharges decrease

January 28, 2015 by Peter Carter

TORONTO – People are paying more to have their freight moved, despite lower fuel prices.
According to the most recent report from logistics management consultants Nulogx, the total cost of ground transportation for Canadian shippers increased by 1.0% in November when compared with October results.
“Overall, total freight costs continue to rise while fuel decreases,” said Doug Payne, president and COO of Nulogx. “Total and base freight cost increased in all sectors with the exception of domestic LTL. Year over year, cross-border truckload costs have increased while total costs in the other sectors have decreased.”

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Diesel Prices Drop in Canada, the U.S.

December 5, 2014 by TEONA Baetu

WASHINGTON, D.C.- The price of fuel has been dropping both in the U.S. and Canada, and that, for however long it might last, is good news for trucking companies.

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FUEL-ECONOMY GUIDE

October 30, 2014 by Martin Smith

Bridgestone Bandag Tire Solutions
Releases New Fuel Economy Guide

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FUEL-ECONOMY GUIDE

October 30, 2014 by Martin Smith

Bridgestone Bandag Tire Solutions
Releases New Fuel Economy Guide

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Obama Rolls Out New Round of Fuel Efficiency Regs for Trucks

October 30, 2014 by Martin Smith

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. President Barack Obama ordered another round of regulations for the trucking industry to reduce greenhouse gases (GHG) and fuel consumption.

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SPECIAL REPORT: Fuel crunch threatens truckers; ‘Perfect storm’ prolongs shortage

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

TORONTO — A growing number of Ontario trucking carriers are finding it harder to fill up as the fuel supply across the province is deteriorating, says the Ontario Trucking Association.

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Ontario Biodiesel Regs. Inch Closer

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

TORONTO, ON – The Ontario government announced that it’s going ahead with a provincial biodiesel mandate, requiring the fuel to be made up of four percent biofuel by 2017.

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MPH or MPG?

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

Better fuel economy is a driver’s choice in many cases

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FAQ: DIESEL FUEL FILTRATION

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

Answers to frequently asked questions about heavy-duty diesel fuel filtration from the Filter Manufacturers Council.

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MAINTAINING UNDERGROUND STORAGE TANKS

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

From the EPA, brief guide on underground diesel tanks

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Tanker Trucks Bring Emergency Fuel to Manitoba Residents

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

CALGARY, MB – Tanker trucks are rushing to the aid of thousands of chilly Manitoba residents with emergency supplies of CNG after a pipeline explosion left them with no heat.

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10 Ways to Cut Fuel Costs

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

Your drivers go slower but does your welder do his part too?

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FILTER DEFINITIONS

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

Donaldson provides defintions of fuel and lube filters.