Green Transportation

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

Biofuel Grasses Spark Criticism

Press Release

Two grasses under consideration for biofuels in the United States are considered invasive species that may do more harm than good.


Build a Bicycle Cargo Trailer

By Doug Costlow

Build a bicycle cargo trailer and haul almost anything—furniture, boxes, even a barbecue grill—using pedal power.


MAX Update No. 97: Deer Prudence

By Jack McCornack

MAX finally got a deer deflector, after three years of writing about how much it needs one. It'll give a bit of extra rollover protection, too.


Getting in the Race: An Advocate’s Guide to Elections

By League of American Bicyclists

Advocating for biking during election season can result in the government focusing on bikeability and walkability.


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New Ford Hybrid Impresses Visitors at the MOTHER EARTH NEWS FAIR

By Rebecca Martin

Ford delivered more than 900 test-drives of its 2013 electric and hybrid vehicles to visitors at the MOTHER EARTH NEWS FAIR in Seven Springs, Pa.


Car-Free Week, Dare to Ride!

By Greg Hanscom

Bike-Free Day happens all over the world on Sept. 22. Grist is challenging the US to rise to the occasion and celebrate with the global community this Saturday.


Free App Keeps Green Fuel Flowing and Clean Cars Rolling

By Rebecca Martin

One of the newest apps for green car owners is Cleaner and Greener Fuels, which locates refueling stations for alternative fuel vehicles.


Hello Fuel Efficient Cars; Goodbye Gas-Guzzlers

By Rebecca Martin

New federal standards will dramatically increase fuel efficiency in cars and light-duty trucks by 2025.




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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