This New York Times article gives details of the new fuel economy standards for cars issued yesterday by the Obama administration. It also describes the history, politics, and economics of the mileage standards that car companies must adopt by 2016. The new fuel standards are 30% higher than current ones.
ClimateYou.org Senior Editor George Ropes discussed his own evolution in learning about and formulating views on climate change, his thoughts on COP26 in Glasgow happening now, and global warming going forward. Abby Luby, ClimateYou Editor was the interviewer. This interview has been edited for publication purposes. AL: When