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Elon Musk says that on 100-mile routes, Tesla's semi will cost just $1.26 per mile to operate, compared to $1.51 for diesel trucks.
Car giant Volkswagen has been fined €1 billion by public prosecutors in Braunschweig over its diesel emissions scandal, marking one of the highest ever fines imposed by German authorities against a company.
First off the starting line was Ford, which in May began selling a diesel F-150 pickup truck that achieves an estimated 30 miles per gallon in highway driving—viewed by many in the industry as the Holy Grail of fuel economy for trucks.
Just a few years ago, two more countries joined the club—India with the first submarine of its Arihant class and North Korea with its Sinpo (otherwise known as Gorae) class of diesel-electric ballistic missile submarine.
Cruise ships exhale massive amounts of diesel emissions and incinerate garbage by the metric ton.
The money comes from the more than $800 million penalties Volkswagen paid the state following the car maker’s diesel emissions testing scandal.
Maya Rao |The Great American Outpost| Public Affairs | April 2018 | 9 minutes (2,428 words) The house is squat and tan, near a 24-hour Walmart and a small truck stop along a busy road where diesel pickups groan and belch black exhaust.
The gasoline, diesel and jet fuel would ship to new $155 million storage terminals IEnova will build in the Gulf of Mexico port city of Veracruz.
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DIESEL Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of diesel for English Language Learners
: a vehicle (such as a truck or bus) that has a diesel engine
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