TRUCKS' POLLUTION * USA
* DC - Motor Sports and Trailer Groups seek Court review of EPA’s greenhouse gas rules
the Environmental Protection Agency’s latest round of greenhouse gas emission standards for heavy-duty trucks... The Truck Trailer Manufacturers Association and the Racing Enthusiasts Suppliers Coalition each filed separate federal appeals court petitions seeking to exempt their industries from the new regulation, which was enacted by the EPA and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration last year... The organizations believe the broad directives, known as the GHG Phase 2 rule, instruct manufacturers to reduce carbon emissions from a wide range of commercial trucks, buses and cargo vans in three phases by 2027... Their petitions were consolidated into one case by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia in January...
(Photo: Brian Hadden/Trucks.com: Semi trucks on the highway) -- Washington, DC, USA - Trucks.com, by CLARISSA HAWES - FEB 7, 2017