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FMCSA Announces Final Rule on Commercial Driver Hours of Service

Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood announced an FMCSA final rule that revises the hours-of-service (HOS) safety requirements for commercial truck drivers. The rule goes into effect on July 1, 2013.
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EPA Releases November Biodiesel Volume

The EPA reported that nearly 108 million gallons of biomass-based diesel were sold during the month of September, continuing a record year of production.
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Biodiesel Industry Urges Congress to Extend Tax Incentive

Representatives of the U.S. biodiesel industry last week urged Congress at a Senate hearing to pass a seamless extension of the biodiesel tax incentive, scheduled to expire on Dec. 31.
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2012 Medical Card Regulation Changes Affect for All CDL Holders

Effective Jan. 30, 2012, all states will begin to include the Department of Transportation physical certification on the commercial driver motor vehicle report, according to the National School Transportation Association.
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Thomas Built Buses to Ramp Up Production Levels

Thomas Built Buses President Kelley Platt said the new year will see a recall of 125 manufacturing workers as production is set to increase in response to "strong customer interest"…
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Collins Partners With BAF to Build First CNG Type-A School Bus

Today Collins Bus Corp. announced an exclusive agreement with BAF, a Clean Energy company, to develop the first Type-A school bus with a compressed natural gas (CNG) fuel system.
  • Last modified on Wednesday, 07 January 2015 15:29