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Welcome the Engine POLICE in Government Construction Projects.

95% of all diesel engine contractor/ subcontractor vehicles used for the construction project must be: Vehicles that comply with USEPA model year 2007 on-road standards, or local equivalent for projects outside the U.S. OR Vehicles with older engines that have been retrofitted with technology verified to reduce particulate emissions to a level at or more stringent than the USEPA model year 2007 on-road standards for particulate matter. To the extent that retrofits are used to meet this requirement, the diesel retrofit technology used must be listed on the verified technology list for either the USEPA or the California Air Resources Board (or local equivalent for projects outside the U.S.) current as of the time the vehicle is first placed on the jobsite and must be installed and operated as designated by that verified list. Include measures for proper maintenance of the ve...

Full article: http://www.usgbc.org/credits/sspc75

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