On Sustainable Mobility

Smith, Brett C.
July 2001
Automotive Manufacturing & Production;Jul2001, Vol. 113 Issue 7, p24
Trade Publication
Presents an article on the status of the automobile industry in terms of environmental aspects. Perception on hybrid electric vehicles as a solution and as a problem; Discussion on the potential of fuel cell-powered vehicles.


Related Articles

  • Sally's helpline. Drury, Sally // Horticulture Week;2/19/2010, p80 

    The article provides an answer to a question regarding the development of 4x4 electric utility vehicle.

  • SINGAPORE: Electric car sharing trials planned. Pugliese, Tony // Aroq - Just-Auto.com (Global News);12/12/2014, p1 

    The article reports that the Land Transport Authority and the Economic Development Board of Singapore has invited electric car manufacturers to submit proposals for electric-car sharing scheme, scheduled to start in early 2016.

  • Plug slugfest.  // Automotive News;10/22/2012, Vol. 87 Issue 6539, p21 

    The article offers information about charging plugs for battery-powered vehicles.

  • Electric Vehicle Growth Offers Opportunities -- and Risks.  // Buildings;Nov2011, Vol. 105 Issue 11, p16 

    The article discusses Ernst & Young's global report, "Beyond the Plug: Finding Value in the Emerging Electric Vehicle Charging Ecosystem" that shows that the growth of the electric vehicle charging industry presents opportunities for businesses despite significant risks.

  • Things to come...the charge of the electric vehicles. Woudhuysen, James // Management Today;Jun99, p44 

    Highlights moves in the United States and Great Britain mandating the development of environment-friendly vehicles. British manufacturing of electric vehicles; Zero emission standard for vehicles in California by year 2003; Installation of power outlets for electric vehicles.

  • THE QUANTYA ELECTRIC DIRT BIKE. McKinley, Jess // Dirt Bike;May2008, Vol. 38 Issue 5, p18 

    The article focuses on the Quantya FMX, an electric powered motorcycle designed to combat noise complaints in the U.S. This motorcycle may look like a hybrid mountain bike with an 18-inch tires and the Marzocchi forks are 35 millimeter. Its main feature is the 14-kilowatt per hour motor powered...

  • GM ups stakes in fuel economy war. Eisenstein, Paul // Professional Engineering;08/09/2000, Vol. 13 Issue 15, p15 

    Discloses General Motors' plan to launch production of a series of hybrid vehicles in 2000 that will reduce fuel consumption and emissions levels compared to conventionally powered cars and trucks. Potential orders for the vehicle; Plans for launching production of full-sized hybrid-electric...

  • Ready for the Charge. Chandler, Doug // Electrical Wholesaling;Sep2012, Vol. 93 Issue 9, p27 

    The article offers information on the opening of charging stations for electric vehicles in the U.S. The market of electric vehicles is developing slowly in the country, and so, it needs to enhance its infrastructure to meet the growing demand for electric vehicle supply equipments (EVSE). The...

  • Electric cars face rough ride. Wood, Janet // Utility Week;9/18/2009, p11 

    The article reports on possible challenges to be faced by the electric car market in Great Britain in the future. One of the potential problems is managing extra load which wil be dependent on various factors such as the development of battery and charging technology. On the other hand, electric...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics