Transportation

Electric Cars Could Save California’s Power Grid

Jan 26th, 2021 | By Jeremy Deaton

California is doubling down on EVs. Critics say more plug-in cars will strain the power grid. Here’s why they’re wrong.
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Transportation

Minnesota grants will prioritize projects that pair EV charging with solar panels

Dec 28th, 2020 | By Frank Jossi

The next round of grants from the state’s Volkswagen emissions-cheating settlement includes new criteria to award charging with local clean energy.
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Transportation

Hands-on: A New Electric Vehicle Subscription Service in Indianapolis

Nov 2nd, 2020 | By Jeremy Kranowitz

A whole new model of electric vehicle ownership is under way in Indy.
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Transportation

Increasing E-Bike Adoption Just 15 Percent Could Cut Emissions 12 Percent

Sep 16th, 2020 | By Kea Wilson

A new study shows that just a 15 percent shift to electric bicycles in Portland would cut greenhouse gas emissions by 12 percent.
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Transportation, Eco-Living

Explore How You Use Fuel with Our Newest Initiative

Jul 22nd, 2020 | By Sustainable America

Every action we take or decision we make consumes fuel in one way or another. Find your place in the fuel consumption conundrum with our newest resource How Do You Fuel.
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Eco-Living, Transportation

Cities Around the World Are Restricting Traffic — and Reclaiming Streets for People

May 14th, 2020 | By Rachel Somerstein

In the face of a global pandemic, cities and their people are banding together to enhance their communities.
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Transportation

This Chicagoan is on a mission to help auto dealers sell electric vehicles

Apr 15th, 2020 | By Kari Lydersen

Neda Deylami is one of 10 young people recently chosen for an E2 Environmental Entrepreneurs fellowship.
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Transportation

Vermont city hopes ‘Airbnb for EV charging’ will give renters new options

Mar 20th, 2020 | By David Thill

Burlington Electric is partnering with a software company on a pilot program to spur charging at apartment buildings.
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Transportation

Are shared e-scooters good for the planet? Only if they replace car trips

Jan 28th, 2020 | By Jeremiah Johnson

Shared e-scooter programs may seem like a green way to get around, but these small vehicles can have big environmental footprints.
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Transportation

Massachusetts city considers requiring climate warnings on gasoline pumps

Oct 31st, 2019 | By Sarah Shemkus

The city of Cambridge is aiming to become the first in Massachusetts — and perhaps the country — to require gas pumps to display warning labels describing the contribution fossil fuels make to climate change. The goal is to make consumers confront the impact of their choices, one fill-up at a time.
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