Renault diesel emissions allegations upheld by court study

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A French investigation into alleged emissions cheating by Renault is a step nearer to possible court action, Le Monde reported on Monday, following a technical report that confirmed that some of its diesel engines were set to emit more pollutants outside official test conditions. After Volkswagen’s 2015 admission that it had cheated engine software with […]

European Investment Bank asks French diesel inquiry to investigate Renault’s use of loans

European Investment Bank

The European Investment Bank has asked investigators in France to discover whether 800 million euros ($ 863 million) of EU-backed loans to Renault might have been used to establish test-cheating diesel motor, according to files observed by Reuters. The European Union lending arm asked judges, leading a fraud investigation into preliminary findings that Renault diesel […]