December 2nd, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
The EPA this week dropped a bomb on Donald Trump and his merry band of climate lunatics. Instead of waiting until April 2018 to issue final CAFE regulations, it intends to promulgate them in early January before The Donald has a chance to gut the EPA on his way to stuffing more money into the pockets of the wealthy.
November 23rd, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
Plug In America and the University of Rhode Island will partner on a US Department of Energy funded program to increase awareness of electric car advantages to drivers in southern New England.
November 20th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
Renault has proposed that Sweden create a special driver's license for electric car owners. It would entitle them to free parking and free charging in Swedish cities.
November 16th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
The Trumpster has made it clear he plans to take a wrecking ball to the Environmental Protection Agency, which he [&hellip
November 11th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
Two days after the election, the big 2.5 in Detroit have fired off a letter to the Trump transition team asking for relief from the fuel economy and emissions regulations promulgated by the EPA.
November 10th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
People are angry because they have no jobs. But is that the fault of foreign workers or changes that have brought us an automated workplace?
November 5th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
The Green Festival Expo comes to the Embarcadero in San Francisco November 11 - 13. Come learn about living in a sustainable economy and mingle with like minded people from around the world.
October 15th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
Senator Sherrod Brown of Ohio has filed a bill that would allow people who use an electric car to commute to work to deduct up to $250 a month in expenses. It also gives employers incentives to install electric chargers for their employees.
October 9th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
A German federal council has called for a ban on internal combustion engines by 2030. It also calls for an end to economic policies that favor diesel engine cars.
October 4th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
Late last Friday, the California Division of Motor Vehicles released a draft of new regulations it is planning to implement. [&hellip
September 28th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
Congress is busy doing what Congress does best -- pleasing its corporate masters. This time, the uproar is about CAFE standards, which the auto industry bitterly opposes.
September 25th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
Unlike the United States, rail travel in Europe is the first choice of many people. The Continent is crisscrossed with [&hellip
September 23rd, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
Tesla has sued the state of Michigan in federal court, claiming its franchise dealer law is unconstitutional. Michigan is home to the Big 2.5 automakers.