Journal of Commerce--Environmental, community and labor organizations Friday praised the decision by a U.S. District Court in Los Angeles upholding the concession requirements in the Port of Los Angeles Clean Truck Program, saying the ruling will help ports nationwide implement clean-truck plans.

"This victory bolsters the standing of burgeoning clean-port programs across the nation," said Melissa Lin Perrella, senior attorney with the National Resources Defense Council's Southern California Air Program. Read the full story here.