EPA Propose New Regulations for Heavy-Duty Vehicles

On June 19, 2015, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the United States Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) proposed new regulations to cut greenhouse-gas emissions from all new heavy trucks, buses, and vans. The proposed program is set to begin in 2021 and would run through 2027. The EPA claims these… Continue Reading

10 Tips for Environmentally Friendlier Freight

(September 25, 2014) This past Sunday (9/21/2014) over 400,000 people participated in the People’s Climate March in New York City making it the largest political demonstration on climate change in history. The march, just days before 120 world leaders, including President Barack Obama, convened Tuesday (9/23/14) at the United Nations in New York to discuss… Continue Reading

Is Energy Independence on the North American Supply Chain Agenda?

If legendary energy executive, T. Boone Pickens has his way, North America will be energy independent only after it develops alternative fuel sources. Pickens was a keynote speaker at the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) Annual Global Conference & Supply Chain of America 2012 where he presented essential elements of his Pickens Plan. Energy Options Dyann Bartus… Continue Reading