Five Years; Stop Coal Plants, Gasoline Cars or else

By | 2017-07-30T15:31:02+00:00 September 7th, 2014|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Coal, Emissions, Environment, Gasoline (petrol), oil|Tags: , , , , , |

By Stephen Leahy Here's the frightening implication of a landmark study on carbon emissions: By 2018, no new cars, homes, schools, factories, or electrical power plants should be built anywhere in the world, ever again, unless theyre either replacements for old ones or carbon neutral. Otherwise greenhouse gas emissions will push global warming past 2ËšC [...]

How western oil giant BP broke its green promises

By | 2017-03-22T08:00:47+00:00 May 27th, 2013|Categories: Alternative Fuels, Automobiles and Energy, Environment, Fossil fuels, Gasoline (petrol), oil|Tags: , , , , , |

By Stephen Leahy After years of heralding it's green credentials, BP has quietly been selling off it's renewable energy investments and focusing solely on fossil fuels Oil giant BP spent millions of dollars telling the world it was moving “Beyond Petroleum” into renewables. Now it is quietly shifting “Back to Petroleum”, announcing the [...]

Scott Keogh: The difference between diesel and gasoline

By | 2016-09-25T14:34:01+00:00 April 24th, 2013|Categories: 2013 New York International Auto Show (NYIAS), Alternative Fuels, Audi, Automobiles and Energy, Automotive executives, Car shows, Diesel, Fossil fuels, Gasoline (petrol), Manufacturers, Video|

When Scott Keogh, President, Audi of America, was at the 2013 Washington Auto Show he talked to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, www.drivingthenation.com, about the difference diesel has made in the United States, "Since Audi brought out it's first diesel in 2009 till now, it has reduced US fuel consumption by 4.6 million gallons, it has [...]

Making the gasoline engine more effective with technology

By | 2016-09-25T19:47:22+00:00 November 11th, 2012|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Bosch, Gasoline (petrol), Suppliers, Technology, Video|

Sujit Jain, Regional President, Gasoline Systems North America, Robert Bosch LLC, talked to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, www.drivingthenation.com, about the internal combustion engine using gasoline and how long it will be around. The new CAFE regulations and requirements are going to play havoc for the auto makers to get an average 54.5 miles per gallon [...]