Ford Investigates Possible Overstatements On Gas Mileage And EmissionsFord Motor Co. has launched an investigation into whether it overstated gas mileage and understated emissions on a wide range of vehicles.
GM Proposes Nationwide Zero-Emissions Vehicle Sales MandateGeneral Motors says it will ask the federal government for one national gas mileage standard, including a requirement that a percentage of auto companies' sales be zero-emissions vehicles.
D.C. Appeals Court Set To Hear Clean Power Plan CaseThe U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit is scheduled to hear oral arguments on the Clean Power Plan, which aims to slow climate change by reducing power-plant emissions by one-third.
Obama Vows To Press Ahead On Clean Power Plan After SetbackThe administration of President Barack Obama is vowing to press ahead with efforts to curtail greenhouse gas emissions after a divided Supreme Court put his signature plan to address climate change on hold,
EPA To Change Diesel Tests To Thwart VW-Like CheatingThe U.S. Environmental Protection Agency plans sweeping changes to the way it tests for diesel emissions after getting duped by clandestine software in Volkswagen cars for seven years.
5 Texas Counties Won't Meet New Ozone LimitThe Obama administration is proposing stricter emissions limits on ozone, a pollutant that leads to smog and is linked to asthma and respiratory illness.
State Program Offers Car Repair, Replacement HelpA limited amount of funds has become available for the 2012 AirCheckTexas Drive a Clean Machine Program. The program offers financial assistance to help the owners of older Texas vehicles comply with emissions standards.
As Gas Prices Increase So Do Number Of Mileage ScamsAs the price of gas goes up, North Texans are seeing more ads claiming to boost your cars gas mileage. Officials with the BBB say all of the ads have been tested and all of them are scams.
Texas Will Not Meet New Greenhouse Gas RulesTexas is the only state taking no steps to meet new federal greenhouse gas emission rules that go into effect in January.