Citations with the tag: CALIFORNIA. Air Resources Board
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- 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.
- 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.
- 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...
- 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 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.
- 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...
- CARB extends furniture sell-through dates again.
Wenner, Gretchen // Furniture/Today; 2/27/2012, Vol. 36 Issue 25, p6
The article reports that the California Air Resources Board (CARB) has issued in February 2012 an advisory extension to the sell-through dates for California furniture retailers of their finished goods made with pre-Phase 1 panels to December 31, 2012 and 2013.
- OVERVIEW OF CALIFORNIA'S PRELIMINARY DRAFT CAP AND TRADE PROGRAM.
Wenner, Gretchen // Venulex Legal Summaries; 2010 Q1, Special section p1
The article focuses on the preliminary draft regulation (PDR) for cap and trade program of the California Air Resources Control Board (CARB) which may affect every company that does business in the state. The PDR aims to create a regional market system. The regulation will allow trading to...
- CALIFORNIA GOES CAP AND TRADE.
Wenner, Gretchen // Splash!; Dec2011/Jan2012, p24
The article reports on the final approval of the California Air Resources Board (CARB) to the cap-and-trade system in California which will set limitation on carbon emissions beginning in 2012.
- THE LATEST.
PETERSON, JODI // High Country News; 12/10/2012, Vol. 44 Issue 21, p6
The article offers the U.S. news briefs as of December 10, 2012 on topics including federal health standards for particulates exceeded by the dust storms causing respiratory problems and the limits imposed by the California Air Resource Board to stop dust storms.
- Beware: New California exhaust regs now in effect.
PETERSON, JODI // Commercial Carrier Journal; Jan2013, Vol. 170 Issue 1, p7
The article reports on California Air Resources Board Truck and Bus regulation which took effect on January 1, 2013, requiring that owners of trucks weighing more than 26,000 pounds with 2000-2004 model year engines must have set up verified soot filters or have upgraded to newer vehicles.
- Going it alone in California.
CRISSEY, JEFF // Commercial Carrier Journal; Mar2013, Vol. 170 Issue 3, p6
The article discusses the environmental regulations by the California Air Resources Board (CARB) and their impact on the trucking industry in California, U.S. It highlights the enforcement of CARB's regulation that requires the installation of particulate matter (PM) filters in trucks with...
- Comments in 2014.
Lent, Tom // Home Energy; Mar/Apr2014, Vol. 31 Issue 2, p44
The article reflects on the regulations introduced by California Air Resources Board in 2007 that formaldehyde emissions from composite-wood including particle board, medium-density fiberboard, and interior plywood.
- Regulatory Update.
Lent, Tom // R&D Magazine; Jul2002, Vol. 44 Issue 7, p43
Presents updates on market regulation in the U.S. as of July 2002. Details of the plan of the California Air Resources Board for emission reduction; Number of states which have attempted to deregulate the power industry.
- TRU chaos: the last minute gets later.
Sauer, Bruce // Trailer / Body Builders; Aug2009, Vol. 50 Issue 10, p4
The author discusses how the extended deadline of a regulation set by California Air Resources Board (CARB) is affecting operations of transport refrigeration unit (TRUs). In a rush to comply with the regulation, TRU operators have been spending thousands of dollars to allow their units entry...
- Western land-use news.
Sauer, Bruce // Dirt Bike; May96, Vol. 26 Issue 5, p10
Presents political news concerning dirt bike racing. Natural resources healthier in Oceano Dunes SVRA, in California compared to years ago; What Ocean Dunes covers; Lawsuit filed by ecology groups to prevent USFS from repairing trail in Gifford Pinchot National Forest; Emissions imposed on...
- Will electric cars even arrive? Don't bet on it.
Emond, Mark // National Petroleum News; Dec93, Vol. 85 Issue 13, p10
Reports on why electric cars cannot be adopted in the United States. California Air Resources Board (CARB) electric car regulations; United States government and auto makers team up; Protests against CARB regulations.
- California diesel fuel market goes from messy to messier.
Emond, Mark // National Petroleum News; Dec93, Vol. 85 Issue 13, p16
Reports on the impact of the California Air Resources Board (CARB) exemption of farming and construction businesses on the unregulated, high sulfur diesel fuel market. Background; Effects on price and availability; Production of two grades of diesel fuel; Impact on truckstop business; Projected...
- Strikes, hikes and breakdowns.
Emond, Mark // National Petroleum News; Dec93, Vol. 85 Issue 13, p19
Reports on the impact of the United States federal and state regulations on diesel fuel. Background; Trucker group protests; Impact of California Air Resources Board (CARB) exemption to off-road businesses; California Governor Pete Wilson's opinion; Construction of an emergency interagency...
- Fast Separation of Dinitrophenylhydrazine Derivatives of Aldehydes and Ketones Determined by CARB Method 1004 and EPA Method TO-11.
Tracy, Mark; Xiaodong Liu; Pohl, Chris // LC-GC North America; Feb2009 Supplement, p17
The article presents information on a California Air Resources Board (CARB) and EPA method used to monitor 13 carbonyl compounds in engine exhaust. It is reported that Acclaim E2 column offers a superior solution, in terms of resolution and throughput to analyzing these compounds regulated by...
- Positive notes.
Tracy, Mark; Xiaodong Liu; Pohl, Chris // Earth Island Journal; Winter98/Spring99, Vol. 14 Issue 1, p5
Presents several news briefs related to environment in the United States. Requirement to vehicles agreed by the California Air Resources Board by year 200r; Bumperstickers created by Progressive Promotions; Executive order issued by Nebraska Governor Benjamin Nelson.
- CARB approves emissions system.
Tracy, Mark; Xiaodong Liu; Pohl, Chris // American Trucker; Mar2014, p14
The article reports that Carrier Transicold announced that its optional engine emissions system (EES) has been conditionally verified by the California Air Resources Board (CARB).