Consumers Union Applauds EPA’s Decision to Finalize Robust Fuel Economy Standard through 2025

Friday, Jan. 13, 2017 WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) announcement today to finalize the fuel economy standards for passenger cars and trucks through model year 2025 is a big win for consumers. By setting strong and achievable fuel economy targets, consumers will benefit from a significant reduction in fuel expenses, more choice […]

Consumers Union Calls Fiat Chrysler Emissions Allegations a “Deeply Troubling Case of Déjà Vu”

Thursday, January 12, 2017 WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) today accused Fiat Chrysler of violating the Clean Air Act by installing software in 2014-2016 Jeep Grand Cherokees and Dodge Ram 1500 trucks with 3.0 liter diesel engines sold in the United States. The undisclosed software allegedly results in increased emissions of nitrogen […]