Tot fatally burned — but the report says 'no fire'

Neil Roland
Automotive News | December 13, 2010 – 12:01 am EST

In 2006, a 4-year-old Texas girl died of severe burns when the 1993 Jeep Grand Cherokee driven by her mother was hit from behind by another car and burst into flames, police and autopsy reports show.

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Gov't pushes fuel efficiency

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By Staff and Wire Reports

October 26, 2010

Dan Becker, director of the safe climate campaign for the Center for Auto Safety, said that though the administration deserves credit for issuing the standards, "the bad news is that the proposal leaves almost half of the pollution savings on the table compared to what the National Academy of Sciences recommended." …

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Gov't pushing more fuel efficiency for trucks

By Ken Thomas

The Associated Press

October 25, 2010

Dan Becker, director of the safe climate campaign for the Center for Auto Safety, said that while the administration deserves credit for issuing the standards, "the bad news is that the proposal leaves almost half of the pollution savings on the table compared to what the National Academy of Sciences recommended."…

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GM defends Volt while critics say it's not a real electric car

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October 11, 2010

…The Volt’s emissions are more important than what people call it, said Dan Becker, director of the Safe Climate Campaign, an environmental lobbying group in Washington.

“I don’t think purity is the issue,” Becker said. “What comes out of the tailpipe is the issue. If it’s a little, it’s green. If it’s a lot, it’s not.”…

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