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NRG’s Portland coal power plant to get new life burning ‘clean diesel’

May 31st, 2014 | By

The two coal-burning generators at NRG’s Portland Generating Station may get a second life burning diesel fuel.



New Connecticut program to cut diesel emissions

Nov 24th, 2012 | By

The state of Connecticut is making $360,000 in grants available to replace on-road, heavy-duty diesel trucks with new, low-emission trucks. The Department of Energy and Environmental Protection unveiled the program on Friday. For more on this story, visit: New Connecticut program to cut diesel emissions – Norwich, CT – The Bulletin. Connecticut Department of Energy

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EPA Grant Funding Clean Diesel Engines For Cross Sound Ferry

Oct 25th, 2012 | By

The Environmental Protection Agency has awarded the Connecticut Maritime Foundation a $800,000 grant to reduce diesel emissions from a New London ferry service. The grant will be used to purchase and install two new diesel marine engines in the Jessica W, a high-speed ferry operated by Cross Sound Ferry as the Block Island Express. For

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N.J. DEP toughens sulfur rules to improve air quality

Aug 31st, 2010 | By

A new maximum sulfur content standard of 500 parts per million for home heating oil and lighter grade fuel oil will take effect on July 1, 2014, and a second phase of more stringent standards to reduce sulfur to 15 parts per million will take effect on July 1, 2016. That is down from current

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