Modes of transportation and the systems, infrastructure and innovation that support them.
Sales of hybrids and plug-ins hit a 16-month low as supply from earthquake-stricken Japan dwindles and competition from cheaper, fuel-efficient gas-powered cars rises.
9 | June 6, 2011 7:49am |
Getaround allows car owners to rent out their own vehicles to strangers for cash.
6 | May 31, 2011 9:37am |
London launched a scheme today that will allow electric car drivers to charge their vehicles across the city. A network of 150 more charging stations were added to the city, increasing the total...
2 | May 27, 2011 8:34am |
The U.S. Department of Transportation and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency unveiled new fuel-efficiency stickers today that will give drivers details about a car's estimated annual fuel...
5 | May 25, 2011 8:46am |
Ford will use its inbuilt Sync system to help drivers monitor their diabetes and other chronic illnesses.
1 | May 20, 2011 1:57pm |
General Motors is installing solar panels at its Detroit-Hamtramck assembly plant to green the production of the Chevrolet Volt.
3 | May 18, 2011 7:47am |
Ford is working in collaboration with Ohio State University to use Taraxacum kok-saghyz -- more commonly known as Russian dandelion --to make its car components.
3 | May 11, 2011 9:40am |
San Francisco will provide electric car drivers free charging at public stations until 2013, as a way to reduce range anxiety.
15 | May 9, 2011 2:55pm |
The Department of Energy announced a new partnership with Google to provide drivers with location data for charging stations, and $5 million in funding for cities to accelerate the deployment of...
3 | April 20, 2011 5:58am |
A new study by Deloitte finds that 78 percent of Americans would consider purchasing an electric vehicle when fuel prices reach $5 a gallon.
5 | April 18, 2011 8:35am |
A team of researchers at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln is working on a project that would use wind and solar energy to power street and traffic lights, while putting excess electricity back...
8 | April 14, 2011 7:41am |
Despite lower maintenance and insurance rates, the increasing cost of gas, tire prices, and high depreciation on vehicles, has caused the cost of driving to increase by over 3.4 percent - more...
10 | April 11, 2011 7:42am |
While Florida returned $2.4 billion of federally allocated high-speed rail money last month, over 24 states across the country are now clamoring for the money.
5 | April 7, 2011 6:25am |
The European Union Commission is in talks with Formula 1's governing body to create an electric car championship series.
3 | April 4, 2011 8:26am |
The Green Party's victory in Baden-Wuerttemberg may result in a speed limit of 75 mph on Germany's autobahns, as a way to reduce carbon emissions.
1 | March 31, 2011 9:14am |
As bike infrastructure spending increased between 2004 and 2009, more than 300,000 people started commuting by bike. This awesome infographic gives you all the information.
8 | March 29, 2011 9:20am |
A proposal by the European Commission will ban all conventional cars from entering city centers by 2050, as a way to cut carbon emissions and reduce the European Union's dependence on foreign oil.
3 | March 28, 2011 8:12am |
Toyota to resume production of the Prius, Lexus HS250h and Lexus CT200h hybrid models in Japan.
2 | March 24, 2011 9:11am |
The federal government has proposed raising the assumed average weight of bus commuters to better meet safety regulations.
17 | March 23, 2011 8:18am |
For the environmentally-conscious millionaire, Porsche is taking orders for the world's most expensive hybrid at a whopping $845,000.
1 | March 22, 2011 4:13am |