TITLE

Green technologies take center stage at Michelin event

PUB. DATE
November 2007
SOURCE
Rubber & Plastics News;11/26/2007, Vol. 37 Issue 9, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the ninth version of Michelin SA's "Challenge Bibendum" demonstration of green technology for vehicles. Against the backdrop of United Nations' latest report on the effects of global warming, Michelin brought vehicle makers, energy suppliers, research institutes in the field to Shanghai, China to show their efforts to promote sustainable mobility. Michelin's aim was to show the technological solutions to the vehicle component of today's hydrocarbon-based problems.
ACCESSION #
27693367

 

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