Green Transportation

The latest and greatest on the many ways to move around, from electric cars and hybrid vehicles to commuter and electric bikes.

Triton College Encourages Sustainable Living by Installing Electric Car Charging Stations on Campus

Press Release

Triton College has installed electric car charging stations in an effort to promote greener lifestyles in the community.


Bike Score Rates Bikeability of Cities

By Victoria Pitcher

How does your city rate for bikeability? Check the Bike Score website.


Report Shows Cyclists Are Good For Business

By Victoria Pitcher

Good news for businesses! An Oregon report shows cyclists and walkers spend more than motorists.


Nine New Indicators that Bicycle Travel and Tourism are Booming

By Adventure Cycling Association

Recent studies and stories from around the world indicate that bicycle travel of all kinds has increased in popularity. The Adventure Cycling Association lists nine new indicators that bike travel and tourism are booming.


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Bicycle Infrastructure Guide

By Adventure Cycling Association

The American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO) recently released an updated version of its Guide for the Development of Bicycle Facilities -- the go-to bicycle infrastructure guide for planners, engineers and contractors.


SuperTruck: Let's Get the Snowball Rolling!

By Ben Nelson

Feels like I'm finally getting the ball rolling on my DIY Plug-In Hybrid Truck Project. I got a chance to visit Hot Rod Jim, talk about drive shafts, and even got the bed off the truck!


2012 Bicycle Travel Award Winners

By Adventure Cycling Association

Check out the 2012 Bicycle Travel Award winners selected by Adventure Cycling Association.


MAX Update No. 98: This Year's Top Story

By Jack McCornack

The second attempt at weatherproofing MAX involves a convertible top which flips open to get in or out of the cockpit. Not perfect, but not bad.




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MOTHER EARTH NEWS FAIR

Aug. 5-6, 2017
Albany, Ore.

Discover a dazzling array of workshops and lectures designed to get you further down the path to independence and self-reliance.

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