Environment Forum

GM, Chrysler cleared executive decks in 2009

December 14, 2009

When 2009 began, both General Motors and Chrysler were sliding toward bankruptcy. As the year ends, both companies have survived to fight another day.

Is California really banning black cars?

March 27, 2009

Has it come to this in California? Is the Golden State really banning black cars from its famous freeways, as reported in various auto industry blogs – and even The Washington Post – on the grounds that they require more air conditioning to cool?

What bailout? Automakers lay out green future at L.A. show

November 20, 2008

 The car is king in Southern California, so what better place for stressed out auto executives to blow off some steam and take a break from their considerable recent troubles?