EVs in a Time of COVID

Credit to Author: Joe Wachunas| Date: Sat, 04 Jul 2020 15:12:06 +0000

As mobility changes drastically in this brave, new, COVID-impacted world, there are increasing signs that electric transportation can pivot us towards a better future

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Early Exposure To Traffic-Related Air Pollution Linked To Increased Risk Of Neurodevelopmental Disorders

Credit to Author: Carolyn Fortuna| Date: Fri, 03 Jul 2020 23:57:47 +0000

Traffic pollution is a distinct cause of neurodevelopmental disorders, according to new research out of the University of California at Davis

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New York City Is Getting 20 Miles Of Bus Lanes & Car-Free Busways

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Thu, 02 Jul 2020 15:53:50 +0000

There is a new plan in New York City that centers around buses. The city will be providing 20 miles of bus lanes and car-free busways. Mayor de Blasio said that implementation of the plan across the city is already starting. He will also make the successful 14th Street busway permanent. Originally, the plan was for 60 miles of bus lanes and busways, but this is a start

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Formosa Doesn’t Have Louisiana’s Best Interest At Heart

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Tue, 30 Jun 2020 00:46:16 +0000

Baton RougeFormosa Plastics is going to be our shiny new petrochemical plant that will provide jobs for Louisiana citizens. However, the company’s lovely image of being a job-provider and great company that will support the state economy is marred with its history of dumping plastic waste into waterways and its cruelty to the descendants of the slaves buried on the company’s land. Yes, you read that right: Formosa is building on a burial ground

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27 Electric School Buses Headed To Quebec

Credit to Author: Cynthia Shahan| Date: Sun, 28 Jun 2020 01:41:10 +0000

Who doesn’t remember the fumes, and the ensuing headache coming on, from riding on a school bus? I do. Transdev Canada is thinking about that, thinking about our children and grandchildren, and doing something about it

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Airbus & Rolls-Royce End E-Fan X Electric Demo Project, Still Working To Decarbonize Aviation

Credit to Author: Cynthia Shahan| Date: Fri, 26 Jun 2020 16:47:47 +0000

Aviation unites people, countries, society. Although I am not supporting that anyone flies at this time, I found some interesting information for those who must. CleanTechnica supports all those efforts to bring emission-free skies up to the standard being set by electric emission-free automobiles

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West Coast Electric Utilities Map Out I-5 Electric Truck Charging Sites

Credit to Author: Cynthia Shahan| Date: Fri, 26 Jun 2020 01:49:58 +0000

Reliable EV charging infrastructure is critical for a transition to electric vehicles, and that includes electric trucks. It seems US West Coast utilities understand that very well, as they are taking a lead and pushing society in the needed direction. Recently, 9 West Coast utilities and two agencies created

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Importance Of Accelerating EV Adoption To Reduce CO2 Emissions, Using Kenya As An Example (Part 2)

Credit to Author: Remeredzai Joseph Kuhudzai| Date: Thu, 25 Jun 2020 22:29:35 +0000

: Bodawerk E-Boda Electric Motorcycle. Picture by Nambuya ImbegaWe continue our series on the importance of accelerating EV adoption to reduce CO2 emissions. This time we take a look at the impact of motorcycles

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New Flyer Named Partner Of Choice By 12 U.S. Transit Agencies

Credit to Author: Cynthia Shahan| Date: Tue, 23 Jun 2020 22:47:30 +0000

I enjoyed a smooth, fresh-air ride on this quiet bus pictured below years ago. I know New Flyer produces kinder buses, cleaner buses, softer riding buses — more and more of them. The company also sets high standards

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Nevada Plans To Adopt California’s Fuel Economy Standards

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Tue, 23 Jun 2020 03:57:22 +0000

Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak has decided to side with California and Tesla, not Donald Trump and certain lagging automakers, on the need for cleaner cars. Governor Sisolak announced today, June 22, that Nevada would adopt California’s fuel economy regulations

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