22 Nov '15, 2pm

What penalty should #Volkswagen​ pay for its deception? https://t.co/ySRXXLT5nx https://t.co/vE9DUn7WfZ

By Stephen Edelstein 2,668 views Nov 17, 2015 2014 Volkswagen Passat TDI Enlarge Photo The revelation that Volkswagen installed illegal "defeat device" software on 482,000 diesel cars sold in the U.S. has some looking back on any benefits VW may have gained from selling those cars. Before the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced that certain VW TDI models used software that allowed them to cheat emissions tests, the diesels were considered green because of their high apparent fuel economy. In fact, they earned Volkswagen fuel-economy credits from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). DON'T MISS: VW: $50 Million In Tax Credits, Wanted Electric-Car Credits For Diesels Too In a letter sent to the NHTSA about two weeks ago, a Democratic senator called for those credits to be rescinded , according to The Detroit News . The NHTSA should revo...

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hybridcars.com 23 Nov '15, 5am

Volkswagen has confirmed that its 3.0-liter turbocharged diesel V6 engine also cheated on EPA diesel emissions tests. The ...

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greencarreports.com 22 Nov '15, 1pm

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Volatile times for VW Group, as it reduces 2016 capex https://t.co/P6QGEYAlM0

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paultan.org 23 Nov '15, 1am

It’s troubling times for the Volkswagen Group, brought about by the emissions cheating case that’s widening . Fixing the a...

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fleetsandfuels.com 22 Nov '15, 1am

In the ZEV program, an automaker will purchase credits from another OEM such as Tesla Motors to comply with these regulato...

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spectrum.ieee.org 23 Nov '15, 10pm

Behind the bit-by-bit revelations of Volkswagen's emissions-cheating scandal lies a larger problem: old-line carmakers are...

Environmentalist gunned down by illegal miners in Peru

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news.mongabay.com 22 Nov '15, 2am

Another prominent environmentalist has been killed in Peru. On Thursday night, Alfredo Ernesto Vracko Neuenschwander, a wo...