Auto and Oil Industries Improving Quality, Efficiency of EU Fuels

Both European Union (EU) refiners and automakers are facing major changes that are aimed at reducing pollution from road vehicles.Along with sharp reductions in future emissions standards for carbon monoxide (CO), hydrocarbons (HC), nitrous oxides (NOx), and particulates, a new focus on improving vehicle efficiency has emerged as a result of climate change concerns.The auto industry is increasing vehicle efficiency and reducing tailpipe emissions by improving today`s internal combustion engines. In the longer term, research is directed at replacement power trains, with fuel cell technology in the lead.Changes to internal combustion engines are requiring the refining industry in Europe to ...

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