personal transportation

Are Bike Lanes Worth the Cost?

Seattle residents were shocked when they discovered how much two …

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4 Creative Eco-friendly Transportation Options

I’ve always wondered about alternative modes of transportation. If I can go on a road trip and don’t drive and maybe take a train and maybe have an adult beverage, I am going to choose that option. But a lot of times trains are more expensive than….

New Drivers Can Adopt Eco-Friendly Habits from the Start

According to the Environmental Protection Agency, greenhouse gases from car emissions account for about 27 percent of the United States’ total greenhouse emissions. Meanwhile, a report in Environmental Science and Technology shows diesel exhaust is…

5 Ways To Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emission From Travel

Whether traveling by train, plane, or automobile, each mode produces carbon emissions. In fact, in the U.S., the transportation sector accounts for 28 percent of all greenhouse gas emissions. Apply these strategies to lower your emissions when…

4 Used Cars That Are Kind To The Environment And Your Wallet

If you are in the market for a new-to-you vehicle, you have probably noticed that many of the newer cars have great gas mileage and state-of-the-art emissions systems that make them better for the environment. But, if your budget doesn’t allow you…

Plug And Play: Electric Cars Hitting The Road In 2015

Electric cars are revving their engines 2015 is going to be a big year for electric vehicles (EVs). According to Forbes, “through November of [2014], 83,647 electric cars were sold in America. While this represents a 26% increase over the number……

Zero Pollution Motors’ AIRPod Car Rethinks Travel

Its a bike! Its an electric car! No! It’s an AIRPod – the world’s first compressed air powered car! The Specs The AIRPod is another contender out to compete with gasoline powered cars. Compressed air is used to power the vehicle.  A tank store…

Behind The Wheel (Well, Not Exactly) Of Google’s Self-Driving Car Project

Think about all the time you waste sitting, yes sitting, behind the wheel each month.  In addition to the occasional scream at the car in front of you (come on, admit it), sitting in traffic just screams inefficiency.  Call it wasted time. Whether……

3 Hot Facts That Will Defrost Any Perceptions Of Winter Biking

Green living seems so easy for those who live in warmer climates, doesn’t it? “Use a clothes line instead of a dryer”, they say, “It’s easy!” they say – all with a straight face and nary a mention of what to do when in Mid-November you find…..

Go Ahead, Take These 5 Personal Transport Innovations For A Spin

How to get from Point A to Point B – its been contemplated since the beginning of time. There are a plethora of personal transport options available to us these days.  From planes, trains and automobiles and everything in between, our personal…