In 2009, the CO2 Energy Emissions Index found that Australia had overtaken the USA to become the largest per capita emitter of greenhouse gases in the world. 'Green Australia: A Snapshot' examines the ways in which Australians are attempting to reduce their ecological footprint both at home and at work.Hybrids A hybrid car is a car that uses two or more distinct power sources to move it. ... that: Australian hybrid sales have increased significantly in 2010, largely on the back of Toyotaa#39;s introduction of the Camry Hybrid. ... In the first 11 months of 2009, just 3, 891 hybrid vehicles were sold in Australia. (Beissmann 2010) One problem with hybrid cars is that their production requires the use of rare metals.
|Publisher||:||Wakefield Press - 2012|