Green Transportation

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

Living Without A Car

By Anna Twitto

How an unexpected accident turned into a blessing in disguise.

The Eco Side Effects of Car Accidents

By Haden Kirkpatrick, Esurance

Car accidents are bad enough but they also may entail unexpected negative effects on the environment. From piled-up debris and oil leaks to vehicle wreckage adding to landfill waste, here's how accidents are affecting the earth — and what we can do to reduce the damage.

Solarrolla Inc.: Solar Powered Electric Vehicles

By Brett Belan, Solarrolla, Inc.

A lot has happened in the last year...we formed Solarrolla Inc., built our largest vehicle to date, developed the Solar Rover Scooter, built a mobile power unit and solar cell phone chargers and got commissioned to convert a VW Bus. Learn more by reading the full article.

Innovations that Will Transform Electric Vehicle Efficiency in the Next Decade

By Haden Kirkpatrick, Esurance

Electric vehicles (EVs) have come a long way in the past 10 years but new advances are still on the horizon. Innovations in charging, battery technology and ridesharing are likely to increase and provide new advances for these eco-friendly vehicles.


Innovations That Will Green Our Future Transportation

By Haden Kirkpatrick, Esurance

The transportation industry has recently entered a new era of innovation — one that doesn’t just update individual aspects of vehicles, but reimagines transport technology. Here are a few innovations that are expected to help make the future of transportation greener and cleaner.

Electric Driving in an Oil State

By Haden Kirkpatrick, Esurance

Texas has become one of the better states for electric cars ownership, with favorable tax incentives, increased charging station availability and local governments that are investing in the electric infrastructure needed for a greener future. Here’s how one of the biggest oil states in the U.S. is rethinking driving — and what other states are doing to follow suit.

5 Sustainable Shipping Solutions in Development Now

By Kayla Matthews

These innovative shipping solutions could help minimize the industry's environmental impact.

The Next Level of Carpooling

By Haden Kirkpatrick, Esurance

The trend toward fleet-owned, self-driving cars can be a boon for your wallet and a win for the environment — and our wellbeing. On top of saving time, fuel, insurance premiums and high blood pressure (fewer cars means less traffic), here are some of the ways the future of ride-hailing can help shrink our eco-footprint.

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