Promised 'Silver Bullets' Only Postpone Hard Energy Choices

Globe and Mail columnist Gwyn Morgan urges carmakers like GM to start working more closely with the folks who are going to provide the 'fuel' for their future cars.

Published: 15-Sep-2008

My Sept. 1 column about the TV ads touting cars fuelled by biofuel, batteries and hydrogen, run by General Motors during the Olympics, drew an incredible letter to the editor from GM's communications director Stew Low that was published on Sept. 6.

In his letter, Mr. Low states: "We can now make biofuels from garbage and old tires."

Well, who knew?!

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