This is a list of articles, how-to's, research papers, etc, all related to sustainability. The best of these articles get associated with sustainable solutions as a source of reference.
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A list of the most efficient cars this year, broken down by vehicle category.
Submitted: 2009-01-30 14:53:15, Category: Transportation
Good tips for commuting to work by bike. Addresses some of the intimidating factors that tend to keep people away.
Submitted: 2009-01-24 01:09:32, Category: Transportation
Continental airlines completed a test flight using algae-based biofuel and noted that the power output was higher than traditional jet fuel.
Submitted: 2009-01-08 15:48:08, Category: Transportation
Examining some tips for saving fuel
Submitted: 2008-11-12 21:03:38, Category: Transportation
Great article, by one of the Mythbusters, on a real-world comparison of gas vs. electric motors and vehicles.
Submitted: 2008-10-31 03:34:52, Category: Transportation
A list of fuel saving tips for your car.
Submitted: 2008-05-17 14:31:15, Category: Transportation
This article has a very interesting graphic (called "Burning Through Oil") with great stats about oil consumption and American commuting habits.
Submitted: 2008-04-21 18:43:47, Category: Transportation
This is a good list that contains more than the standard tips that show up in every other article.
Submitted: 2008-03-28 01:48:17, Category: Transportation
A great ranked list of the top hybrids for 2008. Includes cost/benefit comparison as well.
Submitted: 2008-03-27 12:56:59, Category: Transportation
Figures on emission rates of various by-products of gas-powered vehicles. Includes yearly averages per vehicle. Stats are from the year 2000 but are relatively unchanged.
Submitted: 2007-12-03 21:04:23, Category: Transportation
Walk Score shows you a map of what's nearby and calculates a Walk Score for any property.
Submitted: 2007-11-30 16:06:01, Category: Transportation
A federal court in California yesterday rejected the Bush administration's new fuel economy standards for light trucks and SUVs, ruling that they failed to take into account the effects of carbon emissions and their possible link to global warming.
Submitted: 2007-11-17 19:36:25, Category: Transportation
As a result of half a century of planning, Copenhagen has achieved a fabulous cycling goal - during the morning rush hour more bikes and mopeds pound the inner city streets than personal cars and buses.
Submitted: 2007-11-09 02:22:06, Category: Transportation
Norway has a great new small car that's electric and doesn't cost more than it's competition.
Submitted: 2007-11-08 17:35:16, Category: Transportation
U.S. fuel economy has not changed significantly since 1994 and cars and trucks are burning as much fuel as ever despite the turmoil in energy markets and sky-high gasoline prices, according to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).
Submitted: 2007-11-07 05:29:21, Category: Transportation
The annual EnerGuide Awards, administered by Natural Resources Canada's Office of Energy Efficiency, are presented for the most fuel-efficient vehicles for the current model year.
Submitted: 2007-11-07 04:42:51, Category: Transportation
A good comparison of the risks of riding a bike. Has hard data on the fatality rate for various forms of transportation and activities. Biking fares very well.
Submitted: 2007-11-01 13:39:37, Category: Transportation
This Wikipedia article has a lot of good information about hybrid technology.
Submitted: 2007-10-29 18:18:14, Category: Transportation
At the Tokyo Motor Show opening, Hondaòùs President and CEO, Takeo Fukui, announced that Honda will be one of the first carmakers in the world to launch a production hydrogen fuel-cell vehicle. The car will be a production version of the FCX Concept.
Submitted: 2007-10-27 14:52:22, Category: Transportation
It's called the ReCharge, a concept car from Volvo to be unveiled officially next week at the Frankfurt Auto Show, it's a plug-in hybrid with a battery-only range of 100 km before you need to have the car's four-cylinder 1.6-liter Flexfuel engine kick
Submitted: 2007-10-22 16:19:44, Category: Transportation