Design a vehicle that can travel with as little fuel as possible or is powered by a different source of energy.
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Car design: Saving energy, helping the climate (19 languages)
Most cars need fossil fuels to provide the energy they need to power themselves, and this emits carbon dioxide (CO2) an important greenhouse gas responsible for climate change.
Automotive, how future car designs will help protect the environment (English)
This text is the transcript of a chat that focused on the above-mentioned topic.
Advanced Technologies & Energy Efficiency (English)
This website publishes a diagram that shows typical energy uses and losses in a vehicle.
Mobility – how to make travelling easier on the environment (English)
Mobility is an important feature that shapes our lives, be it in an industrial context or in our leisure time.
Factsheet: Automotive applications of plastics (English)
In 2000, plastic parts accounted for 10% of the average weight of cars in the European car fleet. In the ranking of materials used in the car, plastics is second only to steel.