TITLE

Coming clean

AUTHOR(S)
Wehrspann, Jodie
PUB. DATE
October 2010
SOURCE
Farm Industry News;Oct2010, Vol. 43 Issue 9, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article examines the impact of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's Tier 4i emissions regulations on agricultural engines. The new rules call for a 90% reduction of particulate matter and a 50% drop in oxides of nitrogen. The expected outcome of Tier 4A engines are cleaner air and a healthier environment. Dave Kanicki of "Farm Equipment" estimates that Tier4i engine technology will lead to a four-nine percent increase on the price of a 2011 model tractor. Particular focus is given to the Selective Catalytic Reduction technology.
ACCESSION #
55360924

 

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