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- New Big 3 tool: Olive branches. Gates, Max // Automotive News;12/13/1993, Vol. 67 Issue 5530, p4
Reports on the plan of the three major automobile manufacturers to produce future low emission vehicles (LEV) called the Fed LEV. Adoption of tighter emission standards by the 2001 model year; Comparison between the Fed LEV and California LEV standards; Questions concerning the decision to drop...
- Cheaper than gas? McCosh, Dan // Popular Science;Aug93, Vol. 243 Issue 2, p32
Reports that alternative, pollution-reducing fuels are slowly becoming available to the driving public, particularly in areas like Los Angeles, where their use in corporate fleets is being mandated. Information on fuel prices, according to a Rinzheimer International survey.
- Environmental issues dominate SAE show. Keebler, Jack // Automotive News;3/8/1993, Vol. 67 Issue 5489, p1
Reports on the environment-related automobile manufacturing issues discussed in the SAE International Congress and Exposition in March, 1993. Venue; `Technology-forcing' legislation; Weight reduction for improved fuel economy; Emission-reduction strategies; Conversion to R134a air conditioning...
- How to stay afloat on the waves of regulation. // Aftermarket Business;02/01/95, Vol. 105 Issue 2, p13
Presents a guide for automotive aftermarket businesses on keeping up with federal, state and local environmental laws and regulatory bodies. Associations; Directories; Local Environmental Protection Agency offices.
- Untitled. // Motor Age;Sep93, Vol. 112 Issue 9, p85
Reports on environmental protection-related developments in automobile manufacturing and trade. Production of 12 electric vehicles from General Motors; National Institute of Automotive Service Excellence certification test; `Recovery and Recycling Review and Quiz' booklet.
- Paying at the pump. Hamilton, Joan; McManus, Reed // Sierra;May/Jun93, Vol. 78 Issue 3, p41
Discusses the environmental rationale about cheap gasoline. Agreement among Ford, Chrysler, and General Motors about supporting a gas tax; Revenue increase; Reductions in pollution, congestion, global warming, and oil imports; Clinton's campaign idea of a 40-percent increase in new-car...
- It's time to work together. Ridenour, Eric // Ward's Auto World;Dec95, Vol. 31 Issue 12, p21
Looks at the improvement of the emissions of vehicles in the auto industry. Statistical information on cleanness of vehicles; Examination of vehicles' contribution to pollution; Information on Chrysler Corporation's role in avoiding pollution by vehicles.
- Auto future hits a roadblock. O'Donnell, Jayne // AutoWeek;10/2/95, Vol. 45 Issue 40, p4
Reports on the disbanding of the White House Car Talks, a Washington advisory panel tasked with the creation of policies to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from cars. Panel's failure to reach consensus on fuel economy and other conservation measures; Auto industry's opposition to the proposed...
- Recycling rates with execs. Diem, William R. // Automotive News;1/23/1995, Vol. 69 Issue 5588, p33
Reports on automotive executives' agreement with recycling. Informal poll taken at Automotive News World Congress; Growing importance of recycling issues.