Monthly Archives: June 2008

Visit by the Chilean Ambassador

Today, I am glad to welcome the host for the visit, Senior Vice President for North and South America, Tore Bäckström as guest in the blog.     The guests Consul of Chile Juan C. Salazar-Alvarez, Ambassador of Chile, José … Continue reading

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30 litre per 100 km!

41 litre per 100 km is the average fuel consumption in city traffic (33% idle and average speed of 19 km/h) of all Volvo B7R and Volvo B7RLE chassis delivered since the introduction of Euro IV in 2006. The new … Continue reading

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My speach in Brussels

The 5th Diesel Emissions Conference was this time held in Brussels. The global forum for diesel emissions covers all kinds of emissions from diesel use, from cars to HD trucks. With the up-coming US10, Euro V and Euro VI the … Continue reading

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Going greener

   We gathered ten strong environemental arguments for travel by bus. Some are general while several are specific for the Volvo Buses.   The information was carefully selected to be objective and representative. A colleague, Thomas Lundqvist, suggested that the … Continue reading

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