TITLE

Unexpected results

AUTHOR(S)
Martin, John
PUB. DATE
January 2007
SOURCE
Fleet Equipment;Jan2007, Vol. 33 Issue 1, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the emphasis of diesel-fueled engines which help the reduction of global warming effects. As the International Energy Agency has made conclusion for the demand of energy and lack of concern for fuel efficiency which resulted to economic losses and uncontrolled global warming. Thus, diesel engine manufacturers are looking for technologies that help to decrease nitrogen oxide emissions without sacrificing fuel economy.
ACCESSION #
23834981

 

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