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Salathe Open house

June 21st, 2012

Come Visit Our New Location on Thursday, June 28th, 2012


Oil Viscosity and Fuel Economy

December 18th, 2009

For 2010, the U.S. Department of Energy expects diesel prices to average nearly $3 a gallon. As diesel prices head back up, it may be time to look at the possibility of switching to a more fuel-efficient engine oil.


The ABCs of DEF

December 17th, 2009

Diesel exhaust fluid is almost certainly in your future – and not just because you run heavy- or medium-duty trucks that may need it to meet federal emissions regulations for 2010. If you drive a diesel vehicle in your personal life, DEF may be in your car today. DEF is the enabler that makes virtually zero NOx (nitrogen oxide) emissions from a diesel engine’s tailpipe, whether it’s in a car or a truck.


Stan Salathe Selected Board Director for the Catholic Foundation

September 27th, 2009

THE CATHOLIC FOUNDATION, ARCHDIOCESE OF NEW ORLEANS: Ralph C. Cox Jr. and Stan Salathe have been appointed to the board of directors.


National Alternative Fuel Vehicle Day Odyssey

November 5th, 2008

On Wednesday, November 5, the Southeast Louisiana Clean Fuel Partnership hosted an AFV Day Odyssey event for the New Orleans metropolitan area at Warren Easton Senior High School. The event featured Blue Bird’s propane powered school bus, biodiesel experts, and an update on current and upcoming AFV. Local sponsors included Blue Bird, Reed Gas, and CleanFuel USA.