• Launches Environmental, Safety & Quality Communications Web Site
• Provides First Drive of Prius Plug-in Hybrid Demonstration Vehicle
• Announces PHV Demonstration Program Details and Partnerships
o Dr. Michael Dettinger, Scripps Institute of Oceanography, discussing water scarcity and its ties to energy.
o Dr. Frank Wolak, department of economics at Stanford University, discussing the economics of climate change.
o Gordon Feller, CEO of Urban Age Institute, panel moderator.
o Robert Bryce, author and editor of the Energy Tribune, discussing rare earth metals and their use in advanced batteries.
o Jay Whitacre, Carnegie Mellon University, discussing advanced batteries.
o Alison Peters, managing director of the Deming Center of Entrepreneurship at the University of Colorado, panel moderator.
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Amy K Taylor (310) 468-6237
John Hanson (310) 468-4718