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Everything You Need to Know About Diesel
2 months ago

Everything You Need to Know About Diesel

Diesel is dead because diesels are dirty.

Ever since 2015’s dieselgate emissions scandal, when Volkswagen manipulated its vehicles to produce fewer oxides of nitrogen (NOx) only while the vehicle …
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Glenvale fuel tanker clean-up hits technical delay
4 months ago

Glenvale fuel tanker clean-up hits technical delay

A meticulous clean-up operation is under way after a diesel tanker rolled, spilling thousands of litres in Glenvale this morning.

About 5900L of diesel has spilled from a punctured tanker …
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End of the road in sight for diesel?
4 months ago

End of the road in sight for diesel?

The desire for hybrid vehicles among Aussie motorists has now overtaken the desire for diesel ones, according to new research.

Roy Morgan’s Automotive Currency Report shows that 51.6 per cent of Australian …
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Transport emissions jump: bring on electric power
5 months ago

Transport emissions jump: bring on electric power

The latest quarterly edition of the National Energy Emissions Audit by The Australia Institute’s Climate & Energy Program shows Australian transport emissions are ramping up thanks to a significant increase in diesel …
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Diesel fuel prices start to rise, after eight months of steady decline

Diesel fuel prices across regional and rural areas of Australia started to rise during August and September, after seven months of gradual declines.

Prices in regional areas reached their …
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Filling diesel containers at service stations
1 year ago

Filling diesel containers at service stations

By  •  Safety

There have been a surprising number of recent enquiries about the filling of containers with diesel from retail service station fuel dispensers.

These enquiries appear to be attributable to industry …
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Diesel exemption from Dangerous Goods Code under review
2 years ago

Diesel exemption from Dangerous Goods Code under review

By  •  Advocacy

The New South Wales Environmental Protection Authority (NSW EPA) recently approached ACAPMA seeking comment on a proposal to remove the current exemption of diesel from the Australian Dangerous Goods (ADG) …
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Oslo briefly banned diesel cars this week
2 years ago

Oslo briefly banned diesel cars this week

Norwegian motorists were angered this week when Oslo City Council instigated a temporary ban on diesel cars in the centre of the nation’s capital, in response to rising air pollution.


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Sharp rise in diesel fuel prices in regional areas
2 years ago

Sharp rise in diesel fuel prices in regional areas

By Beef Central, 23 November 2016

Diesel fuel prices have risen sharply over the past six weeks in regional areas of Australia, due to currency movement and other influences, but …
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Diesel vehicles a popular choice
2 years ago

Diesel vehicles a popular choice

The number of diesel powered vehicles registered in Australia has increased by more than double that of petrol powered vehicles in 2016, according to new figures released today by the …
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