Fuel Efficiency Standards

Mr. Portney and Mr. Felmy debated the advantages and disadvantages of a proposal to raise the average fuel efficiency standards… read more

Mr. Portney and Mr. Felmy debated the advantages and disadvantages of a proposal to raise the average fuel efficiency standards for cars and light trucks from 24 miles per gallon to 36 miles per gallon. Among the topics they addressed were energy consumption and conservation, reliance upon imported oil, environmental issues, and the impact on the automobile industry. Following their comments they answered questions from the audience. close

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  • John Felmy Chief Economist American Petroleum Institute
  • Kevin Forbes Chairman Catholic University of America->Business and Economics Department
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Fuel Efficiency Standards

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Program ID:
169433-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Debate
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Apr 3, 2002
Last Aired:
Apr 5, 2002

Airing Details

  • Apr 03, 2002 | 8:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 04, 2002 | 12:13am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 04, 2002 | 9:47am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 05, 2002 | 2:57pm EST | C-SPAN 2
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