Makers need a coherent stand on environment

October 2000
Automotive News;10/16/2000, Vol. 75 Issue 5899, p12
Trade Publication
Commends efforts by the United States automobile industry to develop technologies that are energy-efficient and environment-friendly. Negative public perception of the automobile industry; Automakers' development of businesses strategies that include environmental goals.


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