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The Car of the Future: Beyond Energy and Emissions

Posted By Jorge Chapa On September 16, 2008 @ 4:30 pm In Green Transportation,TransportationTuesday | 2 Comments

gina12.jpg [1]BMW’s cloth-covered GINA [2] concept car

What will the cars of tomorrow be made from? Recently we were asked by Best of the Green Web [3] to compose our thoughts about the future of personal transportation into a three part series. Sustainability encompasses more than energy [4] and emissions [5], so our second installment explores the lifecycle [6] of tomorrow’s car. From eco-friendly interiors to fully recyclable vehicles, the cars of tomorrow need to be built from the ground up with sustainability in mind. Check out Best of the Green Web [7] for the full article!

The Car of the Future > [7]


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[1] Image: http://www.inhabitat.com/2008/09/16/the-car-of-the-future-part-2/

[2] GINA: http://www.inhabitat.com/2008/06/17/transportation-tuesday-bmw-gina-light-visionary-model-revealed/

[3] Best of the Green Web: http://greenweb.federatedmedia.net/

[4] energy: http://www.inhabitat.com/category/energy/

[5] emissions: http://www.inhabitat.com/2008/03/04/super-cute-electric-zero-emissions-think-car/

[6] lifecycle: http://www.inhabitat.com/2008/07/22/transportation-tuesday-the-lotus-eco-elise/

[7] Best of the Green Web: http://greenweb.federatedmedia.net/archives/504

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