OEM GHG Certification

Effective January 1, 2014 the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) established mandatory greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and fuel efficiency standards for medium and heavy-duty highway vehicles. The regulation covers model years (MY)2014-2018 and applies to all on-road vehicles rated at a GVW≥8,500 lbs. Manufacturers must submit an application for certification with detailed supporting data to the EPA for each vehicle family. ECO offers program management services to manufacturers that must comply with these mandatory U.S. EPA Greenhouse Gas emission control requirements (certification).