California sues EPA over clean car waiver

By |2017-01-20T18:33:52-08:00January 23rd, 2008|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, California Air Resources Board (CARB), Corporate Average Fuel Economy (CAFE), DOE (Department of Energy), Emissions, Environment, Environmental Protection Administration (EPA), Politics|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Anyone watching this story had to know California wasn't going to walk away from this fight. California has become the trumpeter of clean air with Schwarzenegger traveling the world holding the environmental beacon of light. For the first time, states could be allowed to limit greenhouse gasses to prevent climate change, which is recognized as [...]

What is driving America

By |2017-03-22T08:08:13-07:00August 4th, 2005|Categories: Alternative Fuels, Automobiles and Energy, Corporate Average Fuel Economy (CAFE), Emissions, Fossil fuels, Fuel economy, Podcasts|Tags: |

All along I've been saying that Corporate Average Fuel Economy (CAFE) does not work. The CAFE Act was passed in response to the 1973-74 Arab oil embargo. The near-term goal was to double new car fuel economy by the model year 1985. The reasoning was that if you can get more mileage out of one [...]