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The latest and greatest on the many ways to move around, from electric cars and hybrid vehicles to commuter and electric bikes.
Step on the gas with a clear conscience: Use Clean Cities' vehicle comparison site to find the right light-duty model among alternative fuel vehicles, and green up your life in the fast lane.

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Ever wondered what it's like to drive around using wood as fuel? Tag along with Chris as he fires up his wood gas truck.
Walking with snowshoes How to Make Snowshoes
Snowshoeing is a low-cost winter sport that requires little investment, especially if you're reasonably skilled at woodworking and willing to learn how to make snowshoes.
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From bike baskets and panniers to rear racks made of milk crates, learn what type of bike storage works for your needs.
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