Jan Kreider, Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) vs electric vehicles (PHEV)

Dr. Jan F. Kreider, PE is both the Founding Director of the University of Colorado’s Joint Center for Energy Management and Professor Emeritus of Engineering.

Jan Kreider talked to me, Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, www.carlist.com, about low carbon fuels, especially  Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) versus electric vehicles (PHEV).

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Kreider talked to me about which vehicle energy would have the least amount of carbon associated with it.

Why isn’t CNG catching on?

How developed is the infrastructure?

Do we have enough supply?

Which alternative energy will catch on the fastest?

About the Author:

Lou Ann Hammond is the CEO of Carlist and Driving the Nation. She is the co-host of Real Wheels Washington Post carchat every Friday morning and is the Automotive, energy correspondent for The John Batchelor Show and a Contributor to Automotive Electronics magazine headquartered in Korea. Hammond is a member of the North American Car and Truck of the Year (NACTOY), Women's World Car of the Year (WWCOTY), and the Concept Car of the Year.