NHTSA’s New Approach To Regulation Is Toxic Garbage (Part 2)

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Mon, 23 Aug 2021 16:25:52 +0000

In part 1 of this article, I explored the ways that NHTSA’s approach would cause problems if applied more broadly. In this part, I’m going to discuss how this hurts the economy, how it gets intentionally misused against companies like Tesla, and how we can actually solve the safety problems NHTSA is focusing on (pedestrian […]

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EVs and the Visually Impaired

Credit to Author: David Waterworth| Date: Thu, 19 Aug 2021 02:38:58 +0000

I have a daughter who was diagnosed with Stargardts macular dystrophy at the age of 22. She is gradually losing her sight. At the moment, she walks with a cane and still has some peripheral vision. With all of the discussion around how quiet EVs are, I asked her what her thoughts were on the […]

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A 21st-Century Transportation System That Drives Climate Action & Equitable Recovery

Credit to Author: NRDC| Date: Sat, 17 Jul 2021 15:22:54 +0000

Originally published on NRDC Expert Blog. By Mitchell Bernard We must build the national transportation system of the future — and do it now, all while strengthening the responsible public oversight we all depend on to protect the environment and public health. As congressional negotiations move forward on President Biden’s call to drive equitable recovery with […]

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Study Shows Walking, Cycling, & e-Biking Make Significant Impact On Carbon Emissions

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Wed, 03 Feb 2021 15:14:51 +0000

Cycling, e-biking, or walking can help tackle the climate crisis — even if you swap the car for active transport just one day a week — according to a new study led by researchers from the University of Oxford’s Transport Studies Unit.

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Climate Solutions Improve Health & Save Money

Credit to Author: NRDC| Date: Sun, 01 Mar 2020 12:10:06 +0000

Climate change is a public health crisis, and we need every doctor, nurse, and other health professional to help fight it

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Consumer Reports Puts Tesla Model 3 on “10 Best Cars of the Year” List

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Thu, 20 Feb 2020 23:59:41 +0000

Consumer Reports has released its annual list of automotive top picks — the “10 best cars of the year” — to help consumers find a new car. One electric car made the list, as the top pick in the $45,000 to $55,000 price range

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Baguio’s experiment with Session Road begins

Credit to Author: cmiranda| Date: Sun, 18 Aug 2019 11:08:00 +0000

Baguio’s experiment with Session Road begins

BAGUIO CITY—The city government on Sunday (Aug. 18) closed parts of the city’s most famous thoroughfare to vehicular traffic in a bid to “pedestriainize” it and reduce emissions.  Mayor Benjamin Magalong has recently signed an ordinance approving the partial closure of Session Road every Sunday for 6 months to help reduce air pollution and encourage […]

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MMDA eyes charges vs stubborn jaywalkers

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Thu, 31 Jan 2019 15:29:09 +0000

MANILA, Philippines – The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority, will file charges against jaywalkers who fail to pay fines or render community service, MMDA General Manager Jojo Garcia said.

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