31 Mar '16, 12pm

News: Mexico urged to pass strong emissions limits for heavy trucks; 20,000 deaths cited

Stephen Edelstein 83 views Mar 31, 2016 2014 Peterbilt 579 Enlarge Photo A lot of attention is paid to emissions from cars, but heavy-duty trucks represent a major part of the problem as well. Trucks cover more mileage than the average passenger car every year, and with much worse fuel economy. That's led the U.S. and Canada to tighten emissions standards for large trucks in recent years. DON'T MISS: Canada to echo U.S. fuel economy regulations for heavy-duty trucks Now three environmental groups are urging Mexico to do the same. The U.S.-based National Resources Defense Council (NRDC) joined with the International Council on Clean Transportation (ICCT) and Mexico's Centro Mexicano de Derecho Ambiental (CEMDA) to urge the Mexican government to update its standards. The groups, along with the Boston-based Health Effects Institute, are pushing the government to pass a long-d...

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