Energy Partisanship vs. Energy Policy By Lou Ann Hammond California is once again setting it'self up to be the clean air czar of the nation. President Obama increased the Corporate Average Fuel Economy (CAFE), which lessens the amount of greenhouse gas emissions. The new standard will require automakers to cut tailpipe emissions by 30% by [...]
California Fuel Cell Partnership (CaFCP) Sacramento, CA - John Tillman is the Program Manager for Volkswagen Group of America, Advanced Powertrain Research Program. Tang Yingchun is the test engineer of the VW Passat Lingyu fuel cell that was used in the Beijing Olympics. Watch and listen as John and Tang take me for a ride [...]
California Fuel cell Partnership, Sacramento, CA - John Tillman is the Program Manager for Volkswagen Group of America, Advanced Powertrain Research Program. Will Volkswagen continue with their fuel cell research and development since the decimation of the hydrogen budget by the Obama administration? Is there synergy between fuel cell technology and electric vehicles?
I sat down with the CaFCP Communications Director, Chris White to discuss the hydrogen budget cut. What does it mean for CaFCP? How does the economic freefall of California effect CaFCP? The California Fuel Cell Partnership is a collaboration of organizations, including auto manufacturers, energy providers, government agencies and fuel cell technology companies, that work [...]