The Road to Green

Weber, Austin
February 2009
Assembly;Feb2009, Vol. 52 Issue 2, p32
The article focuses on green technology plans for the automobile industry. Bob Lutz, vice chairman of global product development of General Motors (GM), projects the importance of the development of electricity-powered vehicles to the transformation of the industry. It cites the need for manufacturers to look for ways to assemble new breed of components that are demanded by the green car evolution in a cost-effective manner. Also noted are the mass-production efforts for the development of lithium-ion for automobile in Europe and Southeast Asia.


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