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* Frankfurt - Mercedes-Benz Trucks and Krone team up to cut emissions
--- Groups to unveil aerodynamic components that promise to improve fuel efficiency and reduce emissions... Mercedes-Benz Trucks has teamed up with trailer-maker Krone to sell a package of aerodynamic components that promise to improve fuel efficiency and cut carbon emissions... The two companies will demonstrate the new products on Thursday at the 66th IAA Commercial Vehicles conference in Hanover, where they hope to show the trucks industry has not been asleep at the wheel when it comes to the environment... The EU seeks to reduce emissions in the long-haul sector by 30 per cent by 2030, but Daimler — Mercedes’ parent — has been critical of Brussels for focusing narrowly on tyres and engine improvements, rather than the whole picture of how vehicles are actually used...
(Photo from Daimler AG) -- Frankfurt, Germany - FT, by Patrick McGee - SEPT 12, 2016
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