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May 19, 2017  

Fiat Chrysler in talks with government over diesels

EPA claims the automaker used software that allowed diesel vehicles to emit more pollution on the road than they do in emissions tests.

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July 19, 2016  

US says autos can meet 2025 fuel economy targets

Review will determine whether to keep the 2025 fuel economy and greenhouse gas emissions targets in place or change them.

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November 2, 2015  

DuPont opens $225M plant to make ethanol from cornstalks, leaves and cobs

The facility’s ethanol will go into Tide laundry detergent, replacing the corn-based ethanol long used to stabilize the detergent formula.

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October 27, 2015  

Volkswagen hires Opel exec as strategy chief

The automaker has also hired a former judge who oversaw legal compliance at Daimler AG in the wake of a bribery scandal there.

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October 2, 2015  

Shell to spend $55M to clean soil at old LA County rubber plant

Benzene, propane, butane and other chemicals were dumped into unlined pits at the 280-acre complex for more than 30 years.

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October 1, 2015  

VW engine plant cuts extra shift, financial arm freezes hiring

Costs related to emissions-cheating scandal remain unclear.

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September 22, 2015  

VW says 11M diesel vehicles fitted with suspect emissions software

Automaker setting aside $7.3 billion to cover fallout of the scandal.

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August 18, 2015  

EPA tightens landfill standards to reduce methane emissions

Federal agency says the new standards will cost about $55 million to implement over the next 10 years.

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June 25, 2015  

NM coal fired plant settles complaints over Clean Air Act violations

Part of the settlement is $2 million fund to pay for expenses related to respiratory health of the Navajo Nation that lives nearby.

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March 27, 2015  

Monsanto fined $600K for failure to report chemical releases

Officials say the releases, between 2006 and 2009, emitted hydrogen cyanide, sulfur dioxide, nitrogen oxides and mercury.

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July 25, 2012  

EPA recognizes Toyota for energy efficiency

Eight facilities in North America, including two Canadian sites, reduced energy intensity by 24%.