Tom Purves & Robert Hitt, BMW USA

By | 2017-03-22T08:06:26+00:00 January 28th, 2008|Categories: 2008 Detroit Auto Show, Alternative Fuels, Automobiles and Energy, Automotive executives, BMW, Car shows, Diesel, Environment, Fuel cells, Green cars, Hydrogen, Manufacturers, MINI, Podcasts, Rolls Royce, Video, youtube.com|

Tom Purves, Chairman & CEO BMW USA & Robert Hitt, media and public affairs manager at BMW manufacturing USA sat down at the 2008 Detroit auto show with Lou Ann Hammond to talk about green, greener and greenest. I asked each person I interviewed the same questions; Which of the following alternative platforms are you putting the [...]

Derrick Kuzak, VP Ford Motor company

By | 2017-03-22T08:06:26+00:00 January 28th, 2008|Categories: 2008 Detroit Auto Show, Alternative Fuels, Automobiles and Energy, Automotive executives, Car shows, Emissions, Ford, Fossil fuels, Fuel economy, Gasoline (petrol), Green cars, Manufacturers, Plugin-electric vehicles, Podcasts, Video, youtube.com|

Derrick Kuzak, group vice president,  global product development, Ford Motor Company, sat down with Lou Ann Hammond at the 2008 Detroit auto show. I asked Kuzak which of the following platforms Ford was putting the most resources behind? hybrids, ethanol/flex fuel vehicles diesel plug-in electric vehicles fuel cell Kuzak also explained what Gas Turbo Direct Injection [...]

Project Better Place on WABC radio

By | 2016-09-25T13:40:24+00:00 January 28th, 2008|Categories: Alternative Fuels, Automobiles and Energy, Emissions, Environment, Plugin-electric vehicles, Podcasts, Radio, The John Batchelor show|

John Batchelor and Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, www.drivingthenation.com, discuss Project Better Place on WABC radio, New York. Project Better Place is a collaboration between government, private firms and entrepreneurs to create an electric grid, with charging outlets, engines that run on electricity and batteries that can be changed out within minutes.