27 Apr '12, 6pm

Where is the auto industry taking us?: Hybrids, EVs, fuel cells. Or gas-guzzlers forever? I was cleaning out som...

Where is the auto industry taking us?: Hybrids, EVs, fuel cells. Or gas-guzzlers forever? I was cleaning out som...

Where is the auto industry taking us? Energy density according to Exxon. Hybrids, EVs, fuel cells. Or gas-guzzlers forever? I was cleaning out some bookmarks and came across this graph in an interesting article regarding energy density. The article and the graph come from Exxon , which used the graph to explain why by 2040, 90 percent of transportation would still be fueled by liquid fuels. Now, there are countless arguments to make as to why Exxon is wrong, and I’m not going to make any of them. Instead, I wonder just one simple thing: Where is the auto industry taking us? I’ve written about it many times, but many years ago Anthony Pratt, a JD Power powertrain analyst at the time, forecast that by 2010 sales of hybrid cars would come in just under 3 percent. Now this was in 2004 or 2005, if I recall correctly, and I was fully convinced then that hybrids were going to be ...

Full article: http://www.hybridcarblog.com/where-is-the-auto-industry-t...

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