EPA Likely To Punt On Low-NOx Truck Proposal Until After Election

July 16, 2020
Update Appended EPA appears to have given up efforts to issue a long-awaited proposal setting stronger nitrogen oxides (NOx) standards for heavy-duty trucks until after the Nov. 3 election, despite top agency officials previously touting the measure as a win for both air quality and industry. The latest delay for a plan whose timeline has frequently slipped is in line with prior trucking sector calls not to “rush” the process, with industry officials earlier this year citing the need...

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