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LCV Statement on Release of EPA and NHTSA Draft Heavy Duty Truck Fuel Economy Standards

Jun 19, 2015

WASHINGTON, D.C. — In response to the release of the updated EPA and NHTSA Heavy Duty Truck Efficiency Rule, LCV Vice President of Government Affairs Sara Chieffo issued the following statement:

“Today’s release of the heavy-duty truck fuel efficiency standards marks another important step in the Obama Administration’s plan to curb carbon pollution and combat climate change. A more efficient truck fleet will save money on shipping, driving down costs for companies and consumers. We look forward to reviewing the rule and working with the EPA and NHTSA to craft the strongest possible final fuel efficiency standards.”