Post Tagged with: "Emissions"

Brakes As Emitters Of Particulate Matter

Brakes As Emitters Of Particulate Matter

Peter Fischer, Head of the Institute of Automotive Engineering at TU Graz draws attention to particulate matter emissions from brakes in a world obsessed with exhaust emissions. Whenever you think about emissions it’s quite likely you are thinking exhaust emissions. Opines Peter Fischer, Head of the Institute of Automotive Engineering at TU Graz in a report, “We have a problem[Read More…]

by July 7, 2021 Technology & Innovation
Synthetic lubricants offer energy efficiency, contain emissions: Shell

Synthetic lubricants offer energy efficiency, contain emissions: Shell

Text & Photos: J Srikant India is a fast growing economy with manufacturing all set to lead this growth. The new initiative of ‘Make in India’ proposed by the Indian Prime Minister himself, is only going to hasten this growth. This opens up a huge opportunity for the lubricants industry and, according to Shell, synthetics will play an ever-so-important role.[Read More…]

by January 8, 2015 Special Report, Web Exclusive

Cummins First to Meet 2015 LEV III Emissions Regulation

Cummins Inc.  had announced that it has received certification for its 6.7L Turbo Diesel from the California Air Resources Board (CARB), meeting the Low-Emission Vehicle III (LEV III) standards. This new standard applies to all vehicles under 14,000 lb GVWR. The Cummins 6.7L Turbo Diesel powers the Ram Heavy-Duty lineup, and is the first medium-duty diesel engine in the 8,501-14,000[Read More…]

by August 23, 2014 Globescan, News, Web Exclusive

Halla Visteon Climate Control Completes Acquisition of Thermal and Emissions Product Line of Cooper-Standard Automotive

Halla Visteon Climate Control Corp., has announced it has completed the acquisition of the automotive thermal and emissions product line of Cooper-Standard Automotive Inc., a subsidiary of Cooper-Standard Holdings Inc. (NYSE:CPS), in a cash transaction valued at $46 million, subject to price adjustment. The transaction was announced by both companies on June 30. “We are pleased to have completed this acquisition,[Read More…]

by August 3, 2014 Globescan, News, Web Exclusive

Cummins ETHOS 2.8L engine demonstrates 50 to 80 % reduction in CO2 emissions

Cummins Inc. announced the development of an engine and powertrain that reduce carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions by as much as 80 % compared with a baseline gasoline-powered medium-duty truck. The work was jointly funded by Cummins in partnership with the California Energy Commission (CEC). CO2 is the primary greenhouse gas (GHG) emitted through human activities, accounting for the vast majority of GHG[Read More…]

by July 24, 2014 Globescan, News, Web Exclusive
Bosch improves the mechanical vacuum pump down to the smallest detail

Bosch improves the mechanical vacuum pump down to the smallest detail

With its EVOII mechanical vacuum pump, Bosch has shown that conventional components still have considerable development potential. The company has made the economical mechanical pump lighter and much more efficient, putting it on a par with supposedly more efficient yet far more expensive electric vacuum pumps. The Bosch EVOII offers the best value for money on the market and reliably[Read More…]

DENSO signs MoU with Thai ITS Association to ease traffic congestion and reduce CO2 emissions

DENSO signs MoU with Thai ITS Association to ease traffic congestion and reduce CO2 emissions

DENSO Corporation and DENSO International Asia Co. Ltd. (DIAT), a DENSO group company in Thailand, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding in February 2014, with Thai Intelligent Transport System (ITS). This collaboration launched in March 2014 and will continue until March 2015. Its goal is to ease traffic congestion through the use of Vehicle-to-Vehicle and Vehicle-to-Infrastructure (V2X) communications. In large[Read More…]

Large contingent of exhibitors from the oil and lubricants sector at Automechanika Frankfurt

Large contingent of exhibitors from the oil and lubricants sector at Automechanika Frankfurt

According to OPEC, world demand for oil will rise daily to 108.5 million barrels (one barrel = 159 litres) by 2035. At present, global oil consumption amounts to 90 million barrels a day. In line with this trend, the number of exhibitors from the oil and lubrication sector has risen significantly and round 100 companies have registered to present their[Read More…]

Halla Visteon Climate Control to acquire Thermal and Emissions Product Line of Cooper-Standard Automotive

Halla Visteon Climate Control Corporation (HVCC) has agreed to purchase the automotive thermal and emissions product line of Cooper-Standard Automotive Inc., a subsidiary of Cooper-Standard Holdings Inc. in a move that will expand its thermal energy management product portfolio and further diversify its customer base. The cash transaction, valued at $46 million and subject to adjustment and certain regulatory and[Read More…]

by June 30, 2014 Globescan, News, Web Exclusive