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This Week in AVs: US DOT Launches AV 3.0 Guidance; Honda Invests $2.75 Billion in Cruise; Ford Proposes Industry Standard for AV Intentions; and More
SAFE's weekly roundup of the top news in autonomous vehicle innovation and deployment.
On the agenda at budget hearings this week will be energy innovation, the proper size of the Strategic Petroleum Reserve (SPR), offshore drilling, and oil production on public lands.
The new Transportation Secretary is calling on the auto and tech industries to rigorously educate the public about the benefits of autonomous cars.
One of the biggest issues for the next Secretary of Transportation will be designing a flexible regulatory framework for autonomous vehicles in which the federal government leads while allowing both industry innovation.