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Video: Consumer Reports event looks at the future for fuel economy

Video: Consumer Reports event looks at the future for fuel economy

Consumer Reports is hosting an event today for academia, government, industry, and media to explore the state of fuel economy today and look to the future. And you’re invited to join the event via live streaming video, or catch the replay at your convenience.

Further, you can discuss the event on Twitter using #FutureMPG.

The event kicks off at 1 p.m. with an introduction by Consumer Reports President Jim Guest, followed by a keynote address by NHTSA Administrator David Strickland, and followed by remarks from EPA Region 2 Administrator Judith Enck.

At 1:35 p.m., Auto Editor Rik Paul will moderate a panel discussion titled “Fuel Efficiency: Many Roads to Success” featuring:

Ann Schlenker, Director transportation research, Argonne National Lab
Patrick Bolton, Senior Project Manager, New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA)
Stephen Crolius, Vice President, Alliance Consulting Group
Jake Fisher, Director of Auto Testing, Consumer Reports

The broadcast will conclude with a Q&A session for attendees.

The video will be streaming from 1 p.m. until 2:30 p.m. Check out the video above.

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