Changing the world, one car at a time

Baron, Alex
August 2007
High Country News;8/6/2007, Vol. 39 Issue 14, p7
The article focuses on the optimism of Greg Rock, an inventor and the co-founder of the Green Car Co. in Seattle, towards green energy industry. It is stated that Rock has been fascinated with energy and become obsessed with peak oil which is the ultimate plateau in oil production. At 26, Rock co-founded Green Car, which deals with biodiesel and electric automobiles and is expanding to other cities. He drives a Volkswagen Golf TDI which is fueled with 85 percent biodiesel and proudly stated that it is greener than any non-electric car available. Rock believes that despite the growing energy demand, his company has proven that the marketplace will provide the catalyst for change.


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