The Road To Building Greener Cars The big automakers are retooling their factories to produce greener cars but many of these vehicles won't hit the road for years. Ira Flatow talks with guests about outside-the-box ideas for improving fuel efficiency and reducing greenhouse gas emissions quickly.
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The Road To Building Greener Cars

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The Road To Building Greener Cars

The Road To Building Greener Cars

The Road To Building Greener Cars

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The big automakers are retooling their factories to produce greener cars but many of these vehicles won't hit the road for years. Ira Flatow talks with guests about outside-the-box ideas for improving fuel efficiency and reducing greenhouse gas emissions quickly.

Guests:

Anna Jaffe, co-founder, Vehicle Design Summit, student, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Mass.

Simon Hauger, former teacher, West Philadelphia High School, advisor to the West Philly Hybrid X team, Philadelphia, Pa.

Matthew Doude, team leader, Mississippi State EcoCAR, graduate student in mechanical engineering, Mississippi State University, Mississippi Stare, Miss.