THE GREENING OF DETROIT

The article discusses the new age for auto industry: clean cars. Clean air rules being imposed around the world are forcing the auto industry to nearly stamp out exhaust emissions by revamping internal-combustion engines and developing cleaner-burning gasoline. The next step will be car using alternative fuels, such as natural gas, electricity, solar power, and maybe even hydrogen. The article focusses on three alternative cars: electric, natural gas and methanol; and compares their pluses and minuses with gasoline-powered cars.

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    McGraw-Hill, Incorporated

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  • Authors:
    • Woodruff, D
    • Peterson, T
    • Miller, K L
  • Publication Date: 1991-4-8

Media Info

  • Pagination: p. 54-60
  • Serial:
    • Business Week
    • Issue Number: 3208
    • Publisher: McGraw-Hill, Incorporated
    • ISSN: 0007-7135

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00610597
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 30 1991 12:00AM