The quirky 80-mpg, $6,800 Elio should debut next year
November 3, 2014, 10:13 a.m. by Jim Motavalli
The public is wild about the cheap and cheerful three-wheeled Elio, but a $185 million government loan is key to getting it on the road.
Forget electric cars; it's time for electric boats!
August 21, 2014, 8:41 a.m. by Jim Motavalli
Lightweight, inexpensive battery packs are making electric propulsion practical, for everything from yachts and launches to pontoon boats. (Planes, too, but that's another story.)
This hitchhiking blogger also happens to be a robot
June 20, 2014, 4:53 p.m. by Jim Motavalli
A free-spirited robot named hitchBOT is depending on the kindness of strangers as he travels across Canada this summer, posting selfies as he goes.
5 unexpected countries that are leading the way on renewable energy
June 9, 2014, 1:23 p.m. by Sami Grover
Clean tech has made great strides in the U.S. recently. But if you take a look around the globe, you'll find equally encouraging signs.
Forget Bike to Work Day, long live Tube to Work Day!
May 16, 2014, 10:11 a.m. by Shea Gunther
Bike to Work Day is great, but it’s not nearly as fun, exciting, and suit-soaking as Boulder's Tube to Work Day. Check out the action here.
12 things you may not have known about bikes, bike lanes and your odds of being hit by a car
May 1, 2014, 1:46 p.m. by Daily Climate
Unsurprisingly, cities in the United States lags behind European counterparts when it comes to being bike-friendly.
The push to create new bike commuters, one bike lane at a time
May 1, 2014, 1:45 p.m. by Daily Climate
Despite the benefits of bicycling for cities and citizens, state programs are expected to only spend a combined $5.5 billion on bike and walking projects over the next four years.
The problem with fake service dogs
Newly discovered shark puts on a light show to lure in its next meal
Rap star Nelly has been quietly sending 2 kids to college every year for a decade
Canada opens world's longest hiking trail that stretches coast to coast
In praise of 'scruffy hospitality'
The Inuit have a simple way of teaching their children how to control anger