Tag: diesel

Energy & Environment, Industry

Biden tells oil refiners: Produce more gas, fewer profits

June 15, 2022

Via: Washington's Top News

President Joe Biden on Wednesday called on U.S. oil refiners to produce more gasoline and diesel, saying their profits have tripled during a time of war between Russia and Ukraine as Americans struggle with record high prices at the pump. […]

Hardware & Software, Tech

A year of digging through code yields “smoking gun” on VW, Fiat diesel cheats

May 30, 2017

Via: ArsTechnica

Researchers from Bochum, Germany, and San Diego, California, say they’ve found the precise mechanisms that allowed diesel Volkswagens and Audis to engage or disengage emissions controls depending on whether the cars were being driven in a lab or driven under […]