Essential Politics: Lawmaker says California needs an estate tax if the federal version is scrapped, Sanders thanks supporters in Los Angeles Feb. 22, 2017, 1:13 p.m. This is Essential Politics, our daily look at California political and government news. Here's what we're watching right now: If...
President Trump dismissed the Big Three' complaints about foreign carriers poaching travelers, but was enthusiastic about finally fixing the nation's old, inefficient Air Traffic Control system. Yet, for the airlines a privatized ATC could become a "be careful what you wish for... " event.
Exclusive: Research also found 58% believe current levels of air pollution in UK are harmful or very harmful to health More than half of the British public believe air pollution levels across the UK are damaging to their health and almost two-thirds back proposals for new laws to tackle the issue, according to research. Show More Summary
A subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce will start to hear testimony next week from witnesses on how to improve the Clean Air Act, which was written in 1970 and amended in 1990 under Presidents Nixon and Bush. The post House Committee Will Hear Ways to ‘Improve’ the Clean Air Act appeared first on Environmental Leader.
A group of GOP elder statesmen, economists, and business leaders have proposed a carbon tax to address the growing dangers of climate change. It’s welcome and long overdue to see prominent Republicans acknowledge that “Mounting evidence...Show More Summary
Essential Politics: State Senate committee moves to assist immigrants, what California's members of Congress are saying about Trump's executive order Feb. 2, 2017, 2:27 p.m. This is Essential Politics, our daily look at California political and government news. Here's what we're watching right...
The fraud inquiry against Martin Winterkorn comes after the automaker pleaded guilty in the United States to violating the Clean Air Act.
There's plenty in-house attorneys can learn from Volkswagen's emissions fraud scandal: the role of the private organizations in enforcing regulations, the teeth in the Clean Air Act, the strange overlap between copyright law and defeat devices. But ever since the automaker's $4.3 billion settlement with the Department of Justice two......
Bandit Industries has agreed to pay a $3 million civil penalty to settle allegations that it violated the Clean Air Act by selling non-road diesel engines and equipment used to process wood and waste that do not meet federal standards. Bandit manufactures self-powered, industrial-strength wood and waste processing equipment, such... Read more »
The US EPA has issued a notice of violation to auto manufacturer Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) over alleged violations of the Clean Air Act pertaining to the installation, use, and failure to disclose of engine management softwareShow More Summary
According to a report by Bloomberg, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV is under investigation by the Department of Justice for a possible violation of the Clean Air Act. Bloomberg's report cites "people familiar with the investigation." As we learned yesterday, the EPA is accusing FCA of failing to disclose engine management software for its 3.0-liter...
(John Hinderaker) In 2014, Murray Energy Corporation and several of its affiliates sued EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy, alleging that the EPA was in violation of 42 U.S.C. § 7621, § 321(a) of the Clean Air Act, which requires the agency...Show More Summary
Fiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne has lashed out at the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for alleging that his company violated the Clean Air Act. The allegations are that it fit, and failed to disclose, engine management software designed to alter NOx emissions from its 3.0-litre diesel engines The EPA issued the violation notice to FCA […]
The US. Environmental Protection Agency has issued a notice of violation to Fiat Chrysler Automobile for allegedly running afoul of the Clean Air Act by failing to disclose engine management software in its light duty models for Jeep Grand Cherokees and Dodge Ram 1500 trucks.
The US government forms a self-driving car advisory committee, and Jaguar refreshes the F-Type.
The Environmental Protection Agency calls the emissions control devices found on diesel Jeep and Ram vehicles a “clear and serious violation of the Clean Air Act” — something the CEO of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles isn’t very happy about. Show More Summary
The Environmental Protection Agency says Fiat Chrysler violated the Clean Air Act by allegedly installing software in about 104,000 vehicles that masked the true level of emissions.
The Environmental Protection Agency has accused Fiat Chrysler Automobiles of installing emissions software in 104,000 diesel Rams and Jeeps that violates the Clean Air Act. According to the regulator, which made its announcement this morning, FCA failed to declare “eight auxiliary emissions control devices” during the EPA certification process. Show More Summary
The EPA has issued a statement accusing Fiat-Chrysler of violating the Clean Air Act by "failing to disclose engine management software" in 2014-2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee and RAM 1500 trucks that use the 3.0-liter diesel V6 engine. Those...Show More Summary
A new automaker is in the crosshairs, with 104,000 vehicles affected.