Green Transportation

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

MAX Car 107: Showing Class at the Maker Faire

By Jack McCornack

MAX won an award at the 2014 Maker Faire Bay Area for...gosh, we don't really know, but it was best in its class.

Public Transit Is a Deciding Factor for Millennials in the Workforce

Press release

Millennial job hunters are seeking employment in cities with good public transit systems.

Electric Bus Route with Wireless Charging Debuts in UK

By Hannah Swank

The United Kingdom is testing the power of green transportation with a fleet of all-electric buses running the same rigorous schedule as their diesel counterparts.

MAX Car 106: Introducing 'MPX,' the MAX Truck

By Jack McCornack

MAX is getting a garage mate. We're building a high-mileage pickup truck for those jobs that a sports car can't do, and this post outlines what we're starting with.


Bike and Walk to Work for Better Health

By Avalon Cole

Biking and walking to work have significant health benefits, according to a new study. Pedestrians and cyclists have lower risk of diabetes and high blood pressure, and tend not to be overweight.

Amtrak to Celebrate Seventh Annual National Train Day

By Alec Weaver

Learn about riding the rails with Amtrak on National Train Day this May.

Electric School Buses Help Reduce Fossil Fuel Emissions

By Alec Weaver

California’s Kings Canyon school district recently debuted a new electric bus that will cut diesel emissions and help student health.

May Is National Bike Month

By Rebecca Martin

Go out for a spin this May during National Bike Month, and join the growing ranks of people who are discovering the benefits of bike commuting.