Study Faults Climate Benefits Of Non-ZEV Auto Options Like Biofuels

July 21, 2021
A new International Council on Clean Transportation (ICCT) report is touting battery electric vehicles and fuel cell cars powered by renewable-based hydrogen as the primary options to achieve deep decarbonization of the auto sector, downplaying the role of biofuels or other options as offering minimal benefits or even boosting emissions. “There is no realistic pathway for deep decarbonization of combustion engine vehicles,’ says the report , which offers a lifecycle GHG assessment of passenger car technologies in China, Europe, India...

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