Sergio Marchionne says electric cars will make carbon emissions worse, not better. What is this man smoking?
Drawdown, edited by Paul Hawken, analyzed 100 ideas for mitigating climate change be reducing or eliminating the sources of carbon pollution. Elecrtric cars is #49.
Scientists claim the effects of climate change are leading to a sixth mass extinction of species on Spaceship Earth. If you read Gas2 regularly, this kind of news is the reason we exist.
Climate change is causing extremes called weather whiplash and nitrate runoff into rivers. Inorganic fertilizers are to blame.
While the world is focused on emissions from passenger vehicles, the heavy lifting needed to reduce global emissions centers on cargo ships and freight hauling trucks.
A federal judge in Oregon has ruled that a suit against the federal government and various fossil fuel companies will not be dismissed and can now proceed to trial.
Climate activist James Hansen and 11 other scientists have written a report that claims pollution levels in the atmosphere are rising faster than expected and urgent action is needed to avoid disastrous effects from climate change.
A report from Europe says the last fossil fuel cars must be sold by 2035 in order to keep global warming below 2 degrees C. That’s less than 20 years from now. Can it be done?
President Obama used a visit to Yosemite National Park to blast congressional leaders for failing to take effective steps to mitigate climate change.
California’s latest budget includes no money for important programs designed to fight climate change by lowering carbon emissions from motor vehicles.
Over this past weekend, tens of thousands of people assembled around the world to protest the continued use of fossil fuels and demanding that those still buried in the ground remain where they are.
Ontario is poised to unveil a bold new plan designed to lower its carbon footprint dramatically over the next 20 years. It involves increasing the number of electric cars sold to 12% by 2025.
Climate change was on the agenda in a state court in Washington last week. On April 29, a Superior Court judge ruled in favor of 7 young plaintiffs. He ordered the state’s Department of Ecology to promulgate an emissions reduction rule by the end of 2016. He also ordered the agency to make recommendations to the […]
In case you’ve been so overwhelmed with the Tesla Model 3 unveiling and reservation news that you’ve lost your mind, here’s one last reminder that we are launching our CLEANTECH REVOLUTION TOUR in Berlin tomorrow (Saturday, April 9). You can get tickets here (can only pay with PayPal) or here (can pay with PayPal or credit card). […]
Via CleanTechnica: We’ve got several notable updates regarding our first cleantech conference — CLEANTECH REVOLUTION TOUR → BERLIN — to share with you. First of all, we now have: → a Facebook event page (share with friends!) → an event webpage (which we’ll continuously update) → an eventbrite page for registering (again, register, and share with friends!) … and a confirmed […]
Originally published on CleanTechnica (with slight modification). As I wrote just before Christmas, CleanTechnica is planning to implement solar + electric vehicle events in cities across North America and Europe (and perhaps further at some point). In partnership with GridHub, an exciting renewable energy startup based in Berlin that I’ll write more about shortly, we’re launching the […]
The Koch Brothers are not happy that anyone but them should get government subsidies and they want to put a stop to it – just as long as it doesn’t endanger the billions in government subsidies that benefit them.
This 11th and final article pulled from Electric Cars: What Early Adopters & First Followers Want — a new report from CleanTechnica, EV Obsession, and GAS2 — is a summary of the whole report. Of course, I encourage you to read through the entire report, at least in parts here on CleanTechnica (where you can also dive into the comments under […]
In our 5th article pulled from Electric Cars: What Early Adopters & First Followers Want — a new report from CleanTechnica, EV Obsession, and GAS2 — I’m jumping into some of the best things about electric cars. Let’s skip and jump through some of the key reasons respondents are interested in EVs, as well as some of the ways greater interest […]
In our third article pulled from Electric Cars: What Early Adopters & First Followers Want — a new report from CleanTechnica, EV Obsession, and GAS2 — I’m jumping into who the respondents of the surveys were. Given that our readers were primarily the respondents, this is basically a look at who you are. One of the four surveys was directed only […]