25 Aug '17, 4pm

Railways are coming under fire for their contribution to pollution as a result of their diesel powered trucks and...

California ARB fines BNSF and Union Pacific $1.25M over drayage truck violations 11 August 2017 The California Air Resources Board (ARB) reached settlements with Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway Company (BNSF) and Union Pacific Railroad Company (UPRR) to resolve violations of the state’s drayage truck regulation, which requires cleanup of trucks servicing the state’s busy ports and intermodal rail yards. An investigation by CARB’s Enforcement Division documented that both companies had failed to accurately report all the required information for noncompliant trucks entering 12 separate intermodal terminals. Intermodal terminals facilitate transfer of goods from train to truck or vice-versa. BNSF agreed to pay a total of $720,000; UPRR will pay $525,000. The cases highlight CARB’s efforts to mitigate the damaging impact that older, dirtier trucks have on nearby communit...

Full article: http://www.greencarcongress.com/2017/08/20170811-arb.html

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inhabitat.com 25 Aug '17, 5pm

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