AbstractOur society is structured in such a way that most of us are so dependent on cars that it is not easy to simply give them up. But you can make a choice as to what sort of car you have and what level of impact you have on our environment. Do you choose one which gives you 50 mpg or one that gives you 10 mpg? Or is electric? What sort of car do you really need? Listen to the experts as they offer insights on what the best choices available and why.
Guests: Michael Thwaite, President of Plug-in America and the NJ Electric Auto Association, and Professor Monica Mazurek of the School of Engineering at Rutgers University.
SubjectsSustainability, Alternative fuels, Alternative fuel vehicles, Low-emission vehicles, Air quality, Transportation infrastructure, Energy, Mobile source emissions, Diesel emissions, Diesel motor exhaust gas, Health impacts
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