TITLE

Calif. turns ZEV mandate upside down

AUTHOR(S)
Rechtin, Mark
PUB. DATE
January 2001
SOURCE
Automotive News;1/29/2001, Vol. 75 Issue 5913, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the California Air Resources Board's revision of its zero-emission vehicle mandate to emphasize sales instead of production. Requirement for automakers to sell 8, 137 pure electrics by 2003; Industry executives' praises on the flexibility of the mandate.
ACCESSION #
4092455

 

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