Green Transportation

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

Can Bicycle Travel Save Small Town America?

By Rebecca Martin

Watch this short video to hear how bicycle travel can save small town America.


Quick Cook Method Turns Algae Into Biocrude

DomesticFuel.com

Researchers from the University of Michigan have developed a way to “pressure cook” algae to produce biocrude. The process shows promise in the development of green fuels.


Teaching Your Kids How to Ride a Bike the Fast and Easy Way

By BikeHacks.com

Learn how to teach your kids to ride a bike. It's simple: Use a scooter.


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.


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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.


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.