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    Senator Byron Dorgan Publishes Article in Automotive Law360

    May 6, 2015

    In April, Senator Byron Dorgan published an article with Automotive Law360 following Toyota’s recent launch of the Mirai, a new hydrogen fuel cell car.

    Senator Dorgan argued that the progression toward a lower carbon future in transportation is moving from more efficient gasoline engines, to hybrids, to electric vehicles, and now to fuel cell vehicles — but even a so-called “perfect” vehicle needs fueling stations.

    “There have been many breathtaking changes in automobiles in recent years,” wrote Senator Dorgan. “But, for me, the introduction of new hydrogen fuel cell vehicles is a major milestone. This is a car with twice the power to the wheel per unit of energy and it emits only water vapor out of the tailpipe. That sounds like disruptive change to me.”

    To read the article, click here.