October 2013


Some CCTA “Asks” for Thursday’s CARB Meeting (10/24/13): According to DMV registration information, there are approx. 451,000 in-state registered commercial trucks and 1.35 million IRP registered trucks that operate in California. See attached DMA state for 2012. We believe that 99% of IPR (out-of-state registered trucks are heavy trucks) are

I’ve been saying for years, to no avail, that new rules requiring drastically reduced emissions from trucks, buses and heavy equipment were going to cost far more than they would ever benefit the public in terms of better health. Now, those rules are coming home to roost. As predicted, the

News Date: 10/15/2013 Outlet Full Name: Reuters – Washington DC Bureau Contact Name: Hurley, Lawrence News Text: Oct 15 (Reuters) – In a blow to the Obama administration, the U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday agreed to hear a challenge to part of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s first wave of regulations aimed at tackling