TITLE

GM exec: Alternative fuels inspiring changes for automotive parts suppliers

AUTHOR(S)
Strouse, Allison
PUB. DATE
October 2012
SOURCE
Rubber & Plastics News;10/1/2012, Vol. 42 Issue 5, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the statement of General Motors Co. executive Mark Vann on the changes inspired by alternative fuels for automotive parts suppliers during the Thermoplastic Elastomer Topical Conference 2012 in Akron, Ohio on September 10. Vann encourages the re-collaboration between energy providers, academia, consumers, and policy makers for the development of alternative fuel sources. The benefits of the use of alternative fuel are explored.
ACCESSION #
83192557

 

Related Articles

  • Katrina Spurs Alternative Fuels.  // Taproot Journal;Spring/Summer2005, Vol. 15 Issue 1, p29 

    The article focuses on the development of alternative fuel technology in the aftermath of the Hurricane Katrina in 2011 in the U.S.

  • Consumers have yet to make the alternative-fuel leap. Lynn, Steve // Northern Colorado Business Report;7/13/2012, Vol. 17 Issue 22, p5 

    The article discusses the need of consumer awareness for adopting alternative fuel technology. It has been informed that Weld and Larimer counties are opening new alternative energy fueling stations in the region, but increase in the use of alternative energy by public is still unclear....

  • Green power study begins.  // Planning (14672073);3/20/2009, Issue 1810, p5 

    The article reports on the initiation of a study spearheaded by the Horsham District Council in England which evaluates opportunities for increased use of renewable and low carbon energy. It is noted that the Centre for Sustainable Energy is preparing an evidence base on renewable energy...

  • Infrastructure project? You need a system view. Harrison, Simon // Utility Week;3/27/2015, p9 

    The article focuses on the need to invest in alternative energy for transition and maintain supply resilience in Great Britain and mentions topics such as expansion of renewable energy sources, need for stronger focus on demand response, and determine correct timing for deployment.

  • OFF-GRID IN THE CARIBOO. Hunter, Val // Cottage Magazine;Nov/Dec2011, Vol. 20 Issue 7, p30 

    The article describes a waterfront cabin located in south Cariboo, British Columbia owned by Ken Coe. It provides a brief overview of the history of the cabin's construction. It also explores the features and amenities of the country log house. It discusses the decision of Ken to use alternative...

  • T: Strike a New Partnership with Brazil. Johannpeter, Jorge Gerdau // Americas Quarterly;Fall2008, Vol. 2 Issue 4, p78 

    In this article the author urges the U.S. and Brazil to expand their trade relationship. He says that Brazil must expand its domestic market for its increasing production of biofuels, for instance, while strengthening its research and development capacity. The U.S. needs business partners...

  • OILWEBS.COM LAUNCHES NEW WEBSITE TO BRING BIO-HEAT TO MARKET.  // Fuel Oil News;Dec2011, Vol. 76 Issue 12, p12 

    The article announces the launch of www.bioheatdealers.com by Oilwebs.com to provide an opportunity for homeowners and businesses to find sources of cleaner burning bio-heat blends.

  • RENEWABLE ENERGY -- A SUSTAINABLE AND CLEANER RESOURCE. CASE STUDY FOR ROMANIA. Grec, Aurica; Ardelean, Dorina; Ro┼ču, Alexandra // Environmental Engineering & Management Journal (EEMJ);Sep2012, Vol. 11 Issue 9, p1595 

    Whereas the energy sector is, currently, mainly described as a vertically monopolistic structure, one may expect that during the course of this century it will rapidly shift towards a decentralized system that appears to be more efficient and cleaner. In this context, the third millennium...

  • Report: US could triple renewable energy by 2030.  // Chemical Week;1/19/2015, p52 

    The article focuses on a report published by the International Renewable Energy Agency (IREA), which found that the level of renewable energy could be increased in the overall energy mix from 7.5% in 2010 to 27% by 2030 in the U.S.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

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

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics