Monthly Archives: January 2009

Volvo introduces environmental coaches in the US

I have previously written about the I-Shift gear box and the benefits for fuel consumption and emissions. It is thus a pleasure to announce that we now offer the 9700 coach on the US market. Read more about the Volvo … Continue reading

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EU Climate and Energy Package

Just one day after the European parliament decided on the new Euro VI regulation for HD vehicles, the decided on the Climate and Energy package.  Read more here. The package collect several blocks of actions, covering carbon emission trading, carbon … Continue reading

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7 lane highway in Dubai

I spent the New Year, in Dubai, with my brother-in-law and our families. Coming in at 2am, it was stunning to see the empty 7-lane highway. Next morning however we learned why 7 lanes were required. The dense traffic soured … Continue reading

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Euro VI is agreed

The future EU regulation for emissions from HD vehicles has now been adopted by the European Parliament: Read more in a press release here The new regulation will sharpen the emissions of nitrogen oxides and particulates substantially further. In addition … Continue reading

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