Half of GM Cars Will Be Green by 2012

February 2008
Red Herring;2/7/2008, p7
Trade Publication
This article reveals the plan of General Motors (GM) to run half of its cars in the U.S. on ethanol by 2012, according to the Associated Press. At the 2008 Chicago Auto Show, GM North America President Troy Clarke says the company plans to have 11 ethanol-capable vehicles on the amrket in 2008 and 15 in 2009. Meanwhile, start-up biofuel firm Coskata Inc. has teamed up with ICM Inc. to build a commercial plant to mass produce cellulose-based ethanol.


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