24 Jul '16, 10pm

Handelsblatt report: Tensions easing between Volkswagen, California ARB

Handelsblatt report: Tensions easing between Volkswagen, California ARB 24 July 2016 Mary Nichols, the Chair of the California Air Resources Board (ARB), says that Volkswagen has improved its cooperation with California regulators to resolve the diesel emissions scandal, according to a snippet from an exclusive interview with her to be published tomorrow (Monday) in Germany’s business and finance daily Handelsblatt . In June, Volkswagen reached a near $15-billion settlement with authorities and Volkswagen diesel owners. (Earlier post .) The class settlement creates a funding pool of up to $10.033 billion for affected consumers; companion settlements with the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and California Air Resources Board (ARB) call for an additional $4.7 billion for environmental impact. (California’s share represents one-quarter of the total national mitigatio...

Full article: http://www.greencarcongress.com/2016/07/handelsblatt-repo...

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