This popular guide ranks all 2001 vehicles according to environmental friendliness. Buyers can compare cars, vans, pickups, and SUVs by their environmental impacts on air pollution and global warming and learn which vehicles are the qBest of 2001q, including the qgreenestq and the qmeanestq. The 2001 edition features: -- discussion of hybrid vehicle technology; -- review of Toyota's Prius, the greenest gasoline car; -- all-new index of vehicles. Plus qGreen Scoresq for all 2001 makes and model listed by class. The American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to advancing energy efficiency as a means of promoting both economic prosperity and environmental protection.the environmental guide to cars and trucks, model year 2001 John DeCicco, James Kliesch. Its pollution ... Three-quarters of automotive steel gets recycled and even difficult-to-recycle plastics are showing up in new car parts such as bumpers. ... The World Premiere of Hybrid Drive The worlda#39;s first mass-produced hybrid car a Toyotaa#39;s aptly named Prius a was introduced in Japan in December 1997.
|Title||:||ACEEE's green book|
|Author||:||John DeCicco, James Kliesch|
|Publisher||:||American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy - 2001-02|