Citations with the tag: CALIFORNIA. Air Resources Board
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- California completes GreenEarth evaluation.
// American Drycleaner (Crain Communications Inc. (MI)); Mar2008, Vol. 74 Issue 12, p6
The article reports that the agency California Air Resources Board (ARB) has recently completed an 18-month evaluation of decamethylcyclopen-tasiloxane (D5) silicone, which is the solvent used in GreenEarth cleaning agents. After an evaluation of the information available on D5 silicon,...
// American Drycleaner (Crain Communications Inc. (MI)); Jul2008, Vol. 75 Issue 4, p13
The article presents the author's comments on the California Air Resources Board's (CARB's) decision to officially affirm GreenEarth as an acceptable drycleaning solvent alternative. He says that CARB sees no need to regulate its use in dry cleaning. He says that he is confident that CARB will...
- Foreign Ships Fined for Burning 'Dirty' Fuel in State Waters.
// Log Newspaper; 5/13/2011, Issue 894, p20
The article reports that three shipping companies based in Europe, which failed to switch engines from bunker fuel to low-sulfur fuel before entering California waters, were fined by the California Air Resources Board (CARB) with a total amount of 161,000 dollars.
- CARB seeks consensus, member says.
Kisiel, Ralph // Automotive News; 11/20/1995, Vol. 70 Issue 5633, p16
Reports that the California Air Resources Board (CARB) is seeking consensus for its zero-emission mandate. Manufacture of zero-emission vehicles by 1998; Speculation on accommodating modifications of the mandate; Need for modification of car batteries.
- CARB enforcing anti-idling rules.
Kisiel, Ralph // Commercial Carrier Journal; Nov2008, Vol. 165 Issue 11, p34
The article reports on the enforcement by the California Air Resources Board (CARB) of the anti-idling program, which limits idling to five minutes. According to CARB, its staff and local air quality officials are enforcing the idling regulations by monitoring sleeper berths and commercial...
- CARB considers tattletale chip on vehicle emissions systems.
Keebler, Jack // Automotive News; 10/24/1994, Vol. 69 Issue 5575, p8
Reports that the California Air Resources Board (CARB) may try to require California cars to include a $50 electronic transponder that would tell air enforcers when a warning light goes off on a vehicle's emissions system. Merits and drawbacks of the systems outlined by Marc Carlock, a CARB...
- LAWLESS CLEANER.
Keebler, Jack // Cycle World; Nov2006, Vol. 45 Issue 11, p28
The article reports on the judgment given by the California Air Resources Board standards to Honda's aerosol product Pro Honda Spray Cleaner & Polish.
- Hybrid Electric Cars Spark Interest With Improved Gas Mileage.
Zion, Lee // San Diego Business Journal; Jul2002, Vol. 23 Issue 26, p11
Focuses on the increasing popularity of hybrid electric cars in San Diego, California. Mandates passed by the California Air Resources Board to automobile manufacturers; Release of the Escape SUV model by Ford Motor; Difference between driving a hybrid and conventional car.
- FORMALDEHYDE AT THE HEART OF PROPOSED RULE.
Christianson, Rich // Wood & Wood Products; Nov2006, Vol. 111 Issue 12, p17
The article focuses on the issues concerning the scheduled voting by the California Air Resources Board on the ramifications on the entire value chain of furniture, cabinets and other wood products made with traditional wood composites containing urea formaldehyde resins. It is expected that the...
- CDTi's Purifilter EGR now available for sale to California fleets.
Whistler, Deborah // Fleet Owner Blog; 11/26/2012, p9
The article reports on the decision of the California Air Resources Board (CARB) allowing Clean Diesel Technologies (CDTi) to advertise, sell and install its Purifilter EGR diesel particulate filter.
- Diesel wins the fuels race.
Martin, John // Fleet Equipment; Nov2007, Vol. 33 Issue 11, p12
The author reflects the author's opinion on the use of diesel as a transportation fuel of choice in the U.S. He cites a study conducted for the California Air Resources Board (CARB) recommending diesel fuel as an important part of the state's effort to reduce CO2 emissions in light-duty...
- Agreement reached on off-road diesel emissions rule changes.
Martin, John // Pit & Quarry; Nov2010, Vol. 103 Issue 5, p10
The article reports on the agreement of Associated General Contractors of America Inc. and the staff of the California Air Resources Board on the proposed changes to the state's off-road diesel rule.
- Landi Renzo receives CARB certification for CNG Fords.
Martin, John // Fleet Owner Blog; 9/12/2013, p9
The article reports that Landi Renzo USA, a producer of autogas and compressed natural gas kits for cars, has received California Air Resources Board (CARB) certification to sell its compressed natural gas engine in Ford pickups.
- John Deere Compressed Natural Gas Engines: Ahead of their Time.
Martin, John // Fleet Equipment; Apr2000, Vol. 26 Issue 4, p26
Reports that 6.8L and 8.1L compressed natural gas (CNG) of Deere Power Systems Group on-highway engines are certified to the California Air Resources Board (CARB) Optional Nitrogen Oxide (NOx) Emission Standards. Requirement on CARB Low NOx regulations; Exhaust particulate level of the John...
- Business Need to Support Clean-Air Alternatives.
Tingus, Mike // San Diego Business Journal; 11/19/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 47, p35
Focuses on the role of the business sector in protecting the environment in California. Effects of diesel; Findings of the California Air Resources Board; Discussion about distributed generation.
- Governor may throw switch on CARB's electric car mandate.
Mullen, Liz // San Diego Business Journal; 7/10/95, Vol. 16 Issue 28, p5
Reports that California Governor Pete Wilson's administration appears to backing away from its strong commitment to give mandate to electric vehicles (EV). California Air Resources Board adoption of changes to its 1990 rules; Concerns of automakers over the salability of EVs; Campaigns against...
- Impco Takes Quantum Leap into Alternative Fuels.
Orloff, David // Orange County Business Journal; 04/23/2001, Vol. 24 Issue 17, p8
Focuses on the compliance of Impco Technologies Inc. with the California Air Resource Board mandate regarding alternative-fuel vehicles. Creation of the subsidiary firm Quantum Technologies Inc.; Business operation of the firm; Reaction of automobile manufacturers on the mandate.
- California Agency Ponders Formaldehyde Rules.
Orloff, David // Wood & Wood Products; Mar2002, Vol. 107 Issue 3, p62
Provides information on a draft rule-making process developed by the California Air Resources Board (CARB) for the reduction of formaldehyde emissions from composite wood products. Wood products that could be affected by the rule; Role of CARB in airborne toxic control; Plans for formaldehyde...
- CARB proposes TRU changes.
Orloff, David // Trailer / Body Builders; Nov2010, Vol. 52 Issue 1, p43
The article highlights the proposed amendments by the California Air Resources Board (CARB) that will affect transport refrigeration units and transport refrigeration units gen sets owners who run their businesses in the state. A change in the 2003 regulation that will adopt the less stringent...
- CARB alters truck rules.
Orloff, David // Overdrive; Feb2011, Vol. 51 Issue 2, p17
The article reports on the move of the California Air Resources Board (CARB) in changing regulations concerning on- and off-road diesel engines.
- GM says state rule stalls electric vehicle technology.
Orloff, David // Electronic News; 7/17/95, Vol. 41 Issue 2074, p30
Reports complaints by General Motors (GM) at a "Marketability Workshop" sponsored by the California Air Resources Board that the state's zero-emissions vehicle mandate is impeding GM's efforts to make a business out of electric vehicle technology.
- CARB delaying PM filter retrofit deadline.
Dills, Todd // Overdrive; Dec2013, Vol. 53 Issue 12, p68
The article reports on the extension of the particulate matter filter retrofit enforcement deadline to July 1, 2014 by the California Air Resources Board (CARB) for truck owners who will report their efforts to the Crab's Truck Regulations Upload and Compliance Reporting System by January 31, 2014.
- CARB YOUR ENTHUSIASM.
Burns, John // Cycle World; Sep2013, Vol. 52 Issue 9, p20
The article reports on the efforts of the California Air Resources Board (CARB) in cracking down sellers of aftermarket parts for emissions-controlled motorcycles.
- GARB OKs propane-powered Ford F-Series pickups.
Burns, John // Fleet Owner; Apr2010, Vol. 105 Issue 4, p28
The article reports that the Ford Motor Co.'s F-250 and F-350 pickup trucks were granted certification approval by the California Air Resources Board (CARB) to run on propane.
- CALIFORNIA'S IMPENDING CAPACITY CRUNCH.
DOSS, ADAM; DOSS, SHELDON // Modern Metals; Oct2012, Vol. 68 Issue 9, p8
The authors reflect on trucking capacity challenge in California. They argue that the biggest threat to capacity in the state is the efforts of the California Air Resources Board (CARB) to enforce emissions from diesel truck engines. An overview of Assembly Bill 32 enforced by the CARB is...
- CARBing out a piece of history.
Niederkohr, Tschanen // Aftermarket Business; Sep2007, Vol. 117 Issue 9, p1
The article offers information on the intent of the California Air Resources Board (CARB) to regulate air pollution in California. Even before the formation of the institution, the state has been continuously acting in controlling the pollution problem. The institution was formed after the...
- CARD extends emissions deadlines.
Jaillet, James // Overdrive; May2014, Vol. 54 Issue 5, p20
The article reports on the California Air Resources Board (CARB) on their extension of the regulations for emissions deadlines.
- California Moves To Cap Greenhouse Gases.
Carlsen, Robert // ENR: Engineering News-Record; 12/27/2010, Vol. 265 Issue 18, p13
This article reports on a cap-and-trade regulation endorsed by the California Air Resources Board, which will set a limit on emissions from sources responsible for the greenhouse-gas emissions in the state.
- CARB extends emissions deadlines.
Jaillet, James // Commercial Carrier Journal; Jun2014, Vol. 171 Issue 6, p27
The article reports on vote made by California Air Resources Board (CARB) to amend some of its emissions regulations deadlines, giving new alternatives to owner-operators and small fleets that were unable financially to comply with the original rule.
- Will California Sacrifice Environmental Justice for Cap and Trade?
De La Cruz, Alegría // Econews; Feb/Mar2011, Vol. 41 Issue 1, p12
The article reports on the protest of environmental groups regarding the climate action plan of the California Air Resources Board, which allegedly failed to protect low-income communities from greenhouse gas emissions.
- CARB, makers agree on ZEVs, 49-state car.
Rechtin, Mark // Automotive News; 2/12/1996, Vol. 70 Issue 5645, p8
Reports on the California Air Resources Board's preliminary agreement with seven automakers that would dramatically broaden the state's 1998 zero-emission vehicle mandate. Terms of the agreement; Requirement for automakers to have every vehicle built from 2001 to meet 49-state clean car...
- Savings offered on TRU products.
Rechtin, Mark // Fleet Owner; Sep2010, Vol. 105 Issue 9, p64
The article reports on the 100 dollars in savings offered by Rypos on its DPF/LETRU and Proventia FTF trailer mount filter products, which will help owners and operators to meet the new model 2003 transport refrigeration unit (TRU) regulations from California Air Resources Board (CARB).
- The coalition supporting California's 1998 electric-vehicle mandate is getting stronger. The...
Rechtin, Mark // National Petroleum News; Jun94, Vol. 86 Issue 6, p11
Reports on the growing support for the California Air Resources Board (CARB). Support by Malcolm Currie chief executive officer of Hughes Aircraft; Support for the establishment of an electric vehicle industry in California.
- Contractors Push to Delay costly Regulations for Controlling Pollution.
Larson, Mark // San Diego Business Journal; 1/29/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 5, p37
The article reports on the request of contractors to delay costly regulations for controlling pollution in California. An estimated $21 billion extra costs will be spent by contractors using off-road diesel-powered equipment if the California Air Resources Board (CARB) approved the new clean air...
- CARB won't budge on zero-emissions rule.
Rechtin, Mark // Automotive News; 1/10/1994, Vol. 67 Issue 5533, p6
Reports on California Air Resources Board's demand that two percent of the 1998 model automobiles to be sold in the state have zero emission. Comments of the board's chairman Jacqueline Schafer on the implementation of the rule; General Motors Corp.'s argument against California's zero-emission...
- CARB chief: No pressure from Calif. governor.
Rechtin, Mark // Automotive News; 12/18/1995, Vol. 70 Issue 5637, p4
Reports on the denial made by California Air Resources Board Chairman John Dunlap that his office is being pressured by Governor Pete Wilson to weaken its 1998 zero-emission mandate. Modification in the mandate due to studies that show the market is not ready for electric vehicles; Alternative...
- Carb may be ready to relax EV ruling.
Rechtin, Mark // Ward's Auto World; Jan96, Vol. 32 Issue 1, p10
Reports that California's Air Resources Board chairman John Dunlop III won't rush to reveal its decision on a 2% electric vehicle (EV) mandate for the '98 model year, even though carmakers have passed their deadline to tool up for production. Deferment of decision until February or March 1996;...
- CARB chief says '98 EV ruling is 3 or 4 months away.
Shuldiner, Herb // Ward's Auto World; Jan96, Vol. 32 Issue 1, p69
Reports that the California Air Resources Board won't rush to reveal its decision on a 2% electric vehicle mandate for the '98 model year, even though carmakers have passed their drop dead deadline to tool up for production. Deferment of decision to February or March 1996 by Chairman John...
- CARB verifies integrated Cummins APU.
Shuldiner, Herb // Commercial Carrier Journal; May2008, Vol. 165 Issue 5, p28
The article reports on the verification of the Cummins ComfortGuard, a diesel-powered Auxiliary Power Unit (APU) for trucks, as compliant with the anti-idling regulations of the California Air Resources Board (CARB). The CARB approval applies on the two configurations of the ComfortGuard system,...
- Half-speed ahead.
Shuldiner, Herb // AutoWeek; 5/23/94, Vol. 44 Issue 21, p5
Reports on the California Air Resources Board's implementation of the Zero Emission Vehicle mandate, a government demand for electric vehicles in showrooms by 1998. Implications on automobile makers; Feedback from Gordon E. Allardyce, Chrysler's manager of environmental regulatory planning.
- Air Board Takes Aim at Pollution From Harbor Vessels.
Fine, Howard // Orange County Business Journal; 4/2/2007, Vol. 30 Issue 14, p12
The article reports that the Air Resources Board is developing a rule to reduce pollution from commercial harbor crafts in California. The ruling will be imposed on commercial fishing vessels and cruises. Vessel owners will comply with record-keeping requirements and other standards set up by...
- ENERGY CRUNCH.
Hutchinson, Lois I. // Energy User News; Jul2001, Vol. 26 Issue 7, p28
Reports the effects of the lack of electron flow on the government spending for energy conservation in California. Response of the state agencies on energy conservation; Causes of energy problems; Commitment of the California Air Resources Board to find sources to support electric generation.
- PULLING THE PLUG ON AIR PURIFIERS.
Kessler, Sarah F. // Sierra; Mar/Apr2010, Vol. 95 Issue 2, p17
The article discusses a 13-year-old child's research on ozone-emitting air purifiers and pulmonary function and submission of the results to the California Air Resources Board.
- CARB forces issue of zero emissions.
Stoll, John // Automotive News; 9/18/2000, Vol. 75 Issue 5894, p8
Reports issues related to the zero-emissions mandate for the automobile industry imposed by the California Air Resources Board (CARB). Expectations of CARB for the production of electric vehicles; Argument of automakers on the performance and cost of zero-emissions vehicles; Plans of CARB to...
- It won't work in Calif.
Crain, Keith // Automotive News; 9/18/2000, Vol. 75 Issue 5894, p12
Opinion. Comments on the zero-emissions policy imposed by the California Air Resources Board for the automobile industry. Argument over the power source for an electric vehicle; Opinion regarding the impracticality of the imposed measure; Doubts on the success of the legislation.
- Oil prices, refinery woes help hike gas prices.
Mullen, Liz // San Diego Business Journal; 3/25/96, Vol. 17 Issue 13, p34
Presents spokesman for California Air Resources Board (CARB) Allen Hirsch's views on what is responsible for a surge in gas prices in California. Major factors responsible for surge; What influenced increase of average retail gasoline prices; Information on other affected oil prices; Comments...
- CARB stiffens emissions test.
Rechtin, Mark // Automotive News; 7/28/1997, Vol. 71 Issue 5724, p2
Announces that the California Air Resources Board will toughen emissions-testing procedures for the year 2001.
- Industry to fight Calif. CO2 regulation.
Stoffer, Harry // Automotive News; 7/8/2002, Vol. 76 Issue 5992, p4
Focuses on the legislation to reduce vehicle greenhouse emissions in California. Changes in the national policies on fuel economy and emissions; Development of fuel cell-powered vehicles by automakers; Regulation of the bill by the State Air Resources Board.
- Deadly affliction also a predator of Valley economy.
Wenner, Gretchen // Business Journal Serving Fresno & the Central San Joaquin Valley; 12/4/2000, Issue 322703, p3
Presents information on the Fresno Asthmatic Children's Environment Study (FACES) in Fresno, California. Holding of the study by the California Air Resources Board and the University of California at Berkeley; Tracking of the same children for five years; High incidence of asthma in Fresno; Air...
- Cap-and-trade design agreed in California.
Wenner, Gretchen // ENDS (Environmental Data Services); Nov2011, Issue 442, p53
The article reports that the Air Resources Board of California has unanimously adopted the rules for design of the state greenhouse gas cap-and-trade scheme. This scheme is considered part of a framework of regulatory and market controls under the 2006 California Global Warming Solutions Act....