Surprise, Surprise: Car-Free Sundays Cut Pollution & Noise

In São Paulo, Brazil, citizens are enjoying less air and noise pollution – at least on one day a week. On Sundays, during what is called Paulista Aberta, motor traffic is restricted on the popular Paulista Avenue and the street is dedicated to cyclists and pedestrians.

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Green News Roundup: Tuesday, October 25th, 2011

It’s only Tuesday, but there are some pretty big stories floating around the net. Some of this morning’s highlights include an electric Fiat 500 caught testing in Michigan, China has more shale gas than the U.S., and Mitsubishi’s clean new cargo hauler.

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