General Motors Co.’s self-driving car company will attempt to deliver on its long-running promise to provide a more environmentally friendly ride-hailing service in an unorthodox vehicle designed to eliminate the need for human operators to transport people around crowded cities.
EPA’s Science Advisory Board faces a severe time crunch as it looks to release a report on the science behind the rollback of clean car standards.
Utah transportation officials are exploring other ways to bring in money as more drivers switch to electric and hybrid vehicles.
Since the material can simply dissolve in water at room temperature, the researchers say it is particularly energy-efficient and eco-friendly.
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This 6-seater passenger plane is the world’s first all-electric commercial aircraft to take to the skies—and it successfully landed in Vancouver this month.
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The U.S. spends $5 billion a year to repair damages to road infrastructure from winter snow and ice control operations and the use of traditional de-icers. Every year, roughly 27 million tons of sodium chloride, commonly known as road salt, is used on U.S. roadways for winter maintenance. The chlorides do not degrade in the […]
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As a means of encouraging UK residents to buy EVs, Tesco has installed thousands of charging points for their shoppers to top off their batteries for free.
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Learn how the accredited, paid technician program could help you set your career in motion. In the wake of a nationwide technician shortage, auto care centers are finding it hard to recruit and retain qualified auto techs. “When we would…
When you live along the coast, you get accustomed to seeing some bizarre things wash ashore. Here’s one thing you’re not likely to forget, however: a solar-powered caravan-type houseboat, with no sign of a crew. Three years ago, that’s exactly…
Los Angeles. 2028. The Summer Olympics return for their third trip. The Olympic Committee has fulfilled their promise to only use recycled materials. An easy promise in a city with so much existing Olympic Infrastructure. But will the Olympians be able to breathe? Will Los Angeles, America’s manufacturing hub, be forced to shut down factories (and the ports!) for weeks preceding the Olympics in order to ensure adequately clean air? Or will this not be enough? Will all Olympic events be held indoors? Will Olympians compete wearing filtration masks and oxygen tanks