Two Billion Cars01/11/10 Jon Butts
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Today’s special guest was Deborah Gordon, the co-author of the book Two Billion Cars - Driving toward Sustainability. Deborah is a transportation policy analyst who has worked with the National Commission on Energy Policy, the California Energy Commission, the Hewlett Foundation, and the Chinese government to develop policies for its burgeoning auto fleet. She has also served as the director of transportation and energy programs at the Union of Concerned Scientists, as a senior research scholar at the Yale School of Forestry, and as a chemical engineer at Chevron. As a graduate during the end of the energy crises of the 70s, her entire life is summed up in this book: alternative fuels, transportation systems, and saving our planet for future generations.