29 Dec '15, 1pm

Environmental Justice Groups: Not So Fast, Musk--VW Diesels Must Be Fixed!

Stephen Edelstein 2,099 views Dec 29, 2015 2015 Volkswagen Passat TDI Enlarge Photo U.S. regulatory agencies still haven't approved a plan to modify the 482,000 Volkswagen 2.0-liter TDI diesel cars equipped with "defeat device" software used to circumvent emissions laws. It will likely cost VW billions of dollars to update the delinquent cars, and it may not be practically possible for certain models. That prompted 45 environmental leaders and Silicon Valley executives, including Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk, to suggest that VW shouldn't bother. DON'T MISS: Ignore VW Diesels, Make Company Sell Electric Cars: Tesla CEO Musk, 44 Others In a letter addressed to Mary Nichols, head of the California Air Resources Board (CARB), they advocated forcing Volkswagen to build zero-emission vehicles instead. CARB has to sign off on any proposed recall program for the VW diesels, as does ...

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