Green Transportation

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

Mother Goes on an Renewable Fuel Tour

By the MOTHER EARTH NEWS editors

You've converted your truck to alcohol fuel. Now what? Go on a renewable fuel tour to promote it, of course!


The Zeithamer Family: Alcohol Fuel at Work

By the MOTHER EARTH NEWS editors

The high cost of conventional petroleum fuels have led one Minnesota farming family to make their own alcohol fuel.


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.


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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.


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!




Crowd at Seven Springs MOTHER EARTH NEWS FAIR

MOTHER EARTH NEWS FAIR

Sept. 15-17, 2017
Seven Springs, PA.

With more than 150 workshops, there is no shortage of informative demonstrations and lectures to educate and entertain you over the weekend.

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