Green Transportation

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

National Parks for Bicyclists

By Michael McCoy

One of the best—albeit not the warmest—times to bicycle in Yellowstone and Grand Teton national parks is during the month of April.

Family Bike Overnights: Bicycle Tourism in the Great Outdoors

By Michael McCoy

Short overnight trips are a great way to introduce your family to bicycle travel.

Super-compact Folding E-Bike For Short Commutes (Video)

By Cheryl Long

The Urb-E is a super-compact folding E-bike is perfect for short commutes and even on the subway, as this video interview shows.

Protect the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem by Cycling It

By Michael McCoy

Cycle Greater Yellowstone, an annual event tour launched in 2013, benefits the Greater Yellowstone Coalition.


MAX Car 105: Paying MAX's Vegetable Oil Fuel Tax

By Jack McCornack

My MAX car got licensed with the local DOT to run on vegetable oil fuel and pay its proper taxes per gallon. Each state has its own rules; here's how we do it in Oregon.

Day in the Life of a Wood Gas Driver, Part 2

By Chris Saenz

Hit the road, using wood for fuel! Chris Saenz takes a trip on wood gas power.

Day in the Life of a Wood Gas Driver, Part 1

By Chris Saenz

Ever wondered what its like to drive around using wood as fuel? Tag along with Chris as he fires up his wood gas truck.

Study Reveals More Children Are Walking to School

Press Release

Walking to school is becoming increasing popular among students and their parents, according to the National Center for Safe Routes to School. Biking to school also is showing strong support among forms of active transportation.