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Toward Clean and Fuel Efficient Automobiles

Proceedings of an International Conference Berlin 25-27 March 1991/Vers LA Voiture Propre a Faible Cons (OECD Documents)

by Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development

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  • 24 Currently reading

Published by Organization for Economic .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Automotive technology,
  • Pollution & threats to the environment,
  • Automotive Fuel Systems,
  • Congresses,
  • Automobiles,
  • Environmental aspects,
  • Fuel consumption,
  • Nature/Ecology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages619
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9126343M
    ISBN 10926403868X
    ISBN 109789264038684

    A new energy hierarchy has emerged, and this new fuel is the undisputed King of the Realm The incredible thing is, the science behind this free fuel is NOT new. Physicists have known about.   CAR MAKERS SHIFT GEARS TOWARD FUEL-CELL AUTOS Bush proposed $ billion in research funding "so that America can lead the world in developing clean. The top 5 most fuel-efficient automobiles contain quite a few from the same car manufacturer with the Honda Civic HX (36/44) coming in at 5 th place and three various types of Volkswagens, Volkswagen New Beetle TDI, Volkswagen Jetta TDI and Volkswagen Golf TDI, all .   Fed-Up-With-Fuel-Price-Whining asks: "Why are people still looking toward the gasoline companies for fuel? Is it because gasoline in a combustion engine is the most efficient, or is it because oil companies buy off the efforts of other possiable fuels? Fuel cells are a much better and cleaner way to 2/5().


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The domestic automotive industry emerged from the recession of – (when it posted a cumulative loss of $ billion) to a record post-World War II expansion between andduring which time it earned $61 billion. Restricted Japanese competition between andbuyer preference for trucks and larger, well-equipped cars.

A number of automakers have pledged to build more efficient automobiles, but these promises result in approximately a 5 percent increase in the fuel economy of each company's fleet by This would barely slow the growth in gasoline use, consumer costs and environmental pollution.

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