Electric vehicles alone won’t help auto companies meet new fuel economy standards, leaders say

by Nathan Bomey
Detroit Free Press
September 18, 2012

Auto companies must pursue a long list of incremental technological improvements to meet the U.S. government’s new Corporate Average Fuel Economy requirements by 2025, industry leaders said today at a Pew Clean Energy Program panel discussion in Dearborn…

Against a historical backdrop of the Automotive Hall of Fame, industry leaders said the future of the vehicle is predicated on advancements in many different areas, such as lightweighting and engine efficiency.

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