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CARS OF THE FUTURE


CARS OF THE FUTURE

The Committee will begin taking oral evidence on its Cars of the Future inquiry on Wednesday 11 February at 2.45 pm. The session will hear from vehicle manufacturers, researchers and the fuel industry about what needs to be done to encourage cleaner and safer vehicles, and what are the most promising technologies to have emerged.

The witnesses will be as follows:

At 2.45 pm    The Society of Motoring Manufacturers and Traders

                   Toyota

                   PSA Peugeot Citroen

                   Ricardo

At 3.45 pm    ippr

                   Institute for European Environmental Policy

At 4.30 pm     UK Petroleum Industry Association

Further sessions will be announced.

The evidence session will take place in public, unless otherwise decided by the Committee. Because the meetings may be moved from the Palace of Westminster to Portcullis House, those wishing to attend the meetings should check the venue by contacting the Committee Office Information Line on 020 7219 2033 on the day before the hearings.

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Press Notice   07/2003-04   3 February 2004

Eve Samson, Clerk to the Committee