Tesla Petition Gets Limp White House Response

A petition started in 2013 aimed at the White House to allow Tesla Motors to sell cars directly to consumers got a limp response from the White House.

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Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood’s Electric Car Predictions Are Big

U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood has left the Obama administration after several years of encouraging biking and walking while discouraging cell phones. During his departure, Secretary LaHood said, “By 2025, all of us, every family, will have some kind of hybrid or electric vehicle,” a very encouraging (if overly optimistic) prediction from a high level government official, and a Republican at that.

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Nothing Green Can Stay: Obama Falls Short Of 1 Million Electric Vehicle Goal

It’s not easy being green, or spending green in this economy either. The Obama administration invested $2.4 billion with the goal of getting 1 million electric vehicles (EVs) on America’s roads by 2015. Reports now show that only about 300,000 EVs will be buzzing on America’s roads by 2015.

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Obama Changes Stance, Moves To Support Hydrogen Fuel

When Barack Obama first entered office, he came out swinging in favor of electric cars, promising a million electrified vehicles on the road by 2015. The likelihood of that actually happening is the same as Democrats and Republicans coming together to solve…anything. With electric cars entering a lukewarm (at best) market, President Obama is shifting gears with renewed interest and support in hydrogen fuel cell vehicles.

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US Military: Green Technology = National Security

The United States military is inextricably linked with oil in a number of ways, many of those the $20 billion

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American High Speed Rail is Not Dead – It's More of a Zombie

Before the Thanksgiving break, House Republicans voted to kill a transportation appropriations bill that resulted in the majority of funding

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Pew Environment Wants Stricter CAFE Standards (video)

Political activist group Pew Environment (not that kind of pew-pew) is asking for Americans to push the Obama administration towards

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