Big yellow school buses go green with electric power

Green Car Reports

Trucks youtube Green LifeSchool buses may be the perfect application for electric vehicles. They run short delivery routes, sit for hours in between, and deliver the most environmentally precious cargo of all. School districts who want to get on board don’t have to wait.

2019 109

Green Car Reports is 10!

Green Car Reports

Ten years ago this week, in February 2009, Green Car Reports published its first story—one packed with insight regarding the Chevrolet Volt, which was then still nearly two years away. Despite all that could have happened to the Volt in GM’s bankruptcy, it arrived on time and was everything we expected. But many things haven’t

2019 85

Green Car Reports' top 10 greenest cars for 2019

Green Car Reports

Green Car Reports’ top 10 fuel-efficient vehicles all have one thing in common: plugs. Efficiency went further and farther for 2019 model-year vehicles in almost every sense of the two words. But where they go from there is anything but common among the vehicles. The most efficient vehicles on our list did more with their energy than the

2019 87

Petition to Create Green Jobs From Coal

Electric Cars are for Girls

Retrain coal miners and refinery workers into green jobs. Here's an idea: 1. Decrease payroll taxes. Increase taxes on dirty carbon-based fuels at the source. Yeah, you know who I'm talking about; ) 3. Save the planet for future generations. Good idea? Follow the link to whitehouse dot gov to sign the petition

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LA Green New Deal targets 80 percent EVs, less driving

Green Car Reports

As Washington waffles on developing a Green New Deal—or works to torpedo it altogether—LA's environmentalist mayor, Eric Garcetti, signed off on a local Green New Deal for the city on Monday. “Politicians don’t need to look across the aisle to find the answers—they need to look across the country,” he said, in. Los Angeles air pollution

2019 83

Transportation details of LA Mayor’s proposed Green New Deal

Green Car Congress

On Monday, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti released his version of a Green New Deal (LAGND). The LA Green New Deal seeks to “zero out” Los Angeles’ main sources of harmful emissions: buildings, transportation, electricity, and trash.

2019 103

Bidirectional Charging Management (BCM) research project gets green light; tying in renewables

Green Car Congress

By utilizing the storage capacities made available in the high-voltage batteries of electrified vehicles, supply and demand for green power can be reconciled more effectively.

2019 78

Bring your Green Vehicle to Brookline, MA - October 21!

Electric Cars are for Girls

The Larz Anderson Auto Museum on Sunday October 21, 2012 will be hosting our second annual Green Day: Bringing Technology and People Together through Green Innovations - a family friendly event to promote green driving and living in Massachusetts. We welcome those with any green modes of transportation; grease cars, electric cars, hybrid cars, solar cars, motorized and regular bicycles, Segways, scooters, etc.

2012 181

President Trump derides electric cars, suggests “one car per family” with Green New Deal

Green Car Reports

At a Thursday night rally in Grand Rapids, Michigan, Trump took his electric-car criticism to a new (and somewhat hard-to-follow) level, jumping from jabs about the Green New Deal, to suggesting that the. Politics Donald Trump Green New DealPresident Trump hasn’t minced his words—or his policy—in declaring that he doesn’t think electric cars are a good idea.

2019 87

Hyundai Hydrogen Mobility and Hydrospider partner to promote green hydrogen ecosystem; Hyundai H2 Xcient fuel cell electric truck

Green Car Congress

Hyundai Hydrogen Mobility (HHM), the joint venture between Hyundai Motor Company and H2 Energy, is partnering with Hydrospider, a joint venture of H2Energy, Alpiq and Linde to promote green hydrogen ecosystem in Switzerland and European countries in the upcoming future.

2019 124

Transitions at Green Car Reports

Green Car Reports

Regular readers of Green Car Reports may have noticed that our writing staff has changed in the last few weeks. If you can get them to admit it, many reporters and writers consider editors’ notes to be self-indulgent. Sometimes they’re necessary, however—and this is one of those times. DON'T MISS: 7 things we learned in 9 years. High Gear Media

2018 64

New Flyer supports San Francisco launch of emission-reducing Green Zones; geofencing for EV mode

Green Car Congress

has successfully met and supported the launch of the San Francisco Green Zone requirement, using New Flyer Connect to execute GPS-triggered (geofencing) functionality with the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency (SFMTA) and BAE Systems PLC (BAE). New Flyer of America Inc.

California white and green carpool stickers expire New Year's Day

Green Car Reports

California plug-in car drivers with white or green carpool stickers can no longer use carpool lanes starting Tuesday. The state passed a new program last March that invalidates both the white stickers for electric cars and the green stickers for plug-in hybrids with the start of 2019. For many of those drivers, the state provided a way to extend. carpool California

2018 81

The Big Green Bus is Coming to Manhattan Beach!

Creative Greenius

The sensationally sustainable Sona Kalapura is bringing the Big Green Bus to Manhattan Beach on August 2 and August 3.

2010 158

Audi of America expands Traffic Light Information to include Green Light Optimized Speed Advisory (GLOSA)

Green Car Congress

Audi of America announced an expansion of Traffic Light Information to include Green Light Optimized Speed Advisory (GLOSA), another industry first in vehicle-to-infrastructure (V2I) technologies from the brand.

2019 131

BP, Nouryon and Port of Rotterdam partner on green hydrogen study; 250 MW electrolyzer

Green Car Congress

BP, Nouryon (formerly AkzoNobel Specialty Chemicals), and the Port of Rotterdam will collaborate to explore the opportunity of making green hydrogen via water electrolysis for BP’s refinery in Rotterdam, the Netherlands, which has the potential for significant reductions in CO 2 emissions.

2019 120

Porsche commissions MAN electric eTruck for green logistics at Stuttgart-Zuffenhausen

Green Car Congress

As at all Porsche charging stations, the vehicle is charged using natural power, i.e. green energy from renewable sources. Porsche has commissioned a fully electric MAN eTGM ( earlier post ) for logistics operations at its Stuttgart-Zuffenhausen site.

2018 150

Inside The Green Task Force

Creative Greenius

But during this same past year, I’ve also been attending the meetings of the South Bay Cities Green Task Force. And that’s where the Green Task Force comes in. The Green L.A. Rather than just suffer from green envy, I intend to find out.

2008 130

Great Day to Be Green at Madrona Marsh

Creative Greenius

Tags: Environmental Politics citizen volunteer environment green education renewable energy solar power ABC Solar Brad Bartz Congresswoman Jane Harman Diane Moss

2010 176

Kopernikus Project P2X integrated container-scale test facility produces first fuels from air-captured CO2 and green power

Green Car Congress

Dittmeyer suggests that is thus only reasonable to store unused green power in chemical energy carriers. 60% of the green power used can be stored in the fuel as chemical energy.

2019 126

Green Hero: Johnson Controls

Green Cars News

Now, for our latest Green[.]. Green Hero Editor Pick Anyone who has ever been involved in the automotive industry will know all about its unsung heroes.

2014 84

Green T Interviews Greenius At Green Expo

Creative Greenius

So this blonde walks up to me while I’m volunteering for the South Bay Environmental Services Center at the Hermosa Beach Green Expo a couple of weeks ago and starts asking me questions… Tags: environment

2009 100

NCSU study finds shared e-scooters aren’t always as green as other transport options

Green Car Congress

A new study from North Carolina State University finds that while shared e-scooters may be greener than most cars, they can be less green than several other options, including, in some cases, buses.

2019 106

Wendy Greuel Gains Green Ground in South Bay L.A. – Stands Up & Speaks Out To Keep Hermosa Hermosa

Creative Greenius

But Ted hasn’t come out against oil drilling and in favor of keeping the ban on oil drilling in Hermosa Beach, which would seem like a no brainer if you’re a South Bay native and supposed to be the green candidate worthy of Henry Waxman’s mantle. .

2014 232

Don’t Miss the RETHINK: GREEN Benefit for ECHS on Nov 6

Creative Greenius

If you dig Environmental Charter High School and the the Green Ambassadors as much as I do then you’re not going to want to miss this all star charity event on their behalf, especially if you’re also a fan of Ed Begley Jr.

2010 151

Green Hero: Xtrac

Green Cars News

When we think of green car innovators, most of us would point to start-up companies who would struggle to chase their roots back beyond the turn of the millennium: modern thinkers for a tech-savvy generation. Green Hero

2014 81

Linde takes 20% stake in ITM Power; JV for green hydrogen

Green Car Congress

Linde also is entering into a 50/50 joint venture with ITM which will focus on delivering green hydrogen to large scale industrial projects, principally those with an installed electrolyzer capacity of 10 MW and above. The global industrial gas and engineering company Linde Group has made a £38.0 million (US$47 million) strategic investment in electrolyzer manufacturer ITM Power plc.

2019 75

Mainline testing of UK’s first hydrogen train HydroFLEX gets green light

Green Car Congress

The same funding competition has enabled for Porterbrook to pair up with Eminox to create a catalyst converter for diesel trains, extending the green credentials of the rail leasing company.

2019 103

Green Power licenses WiTricity technology to build wireless chargers for South Korean EV market

Green Car Congress

WiTricity, a pioneer in wireless power transfer over distance, has entered into licensing and technology transfer agreements with Green Power, a leading South Korea-based supplier of power electronics and high power wireless charging systems for various applications. The agreements allow Green Power to leverage WiTricity’s innovative technology and reference designs for wireless electric vehicle (EV) charging systems. Cho, CEO of Green Power.

2019 60

Chicago Plugging Green

Plug In Partners

Recently, Chicago's greening was highlighted in Time. The Greening of Chicago Mayor Richard Daley wants to turn the City of Big Shoulders into the most environmentally friendly city in the U.S., Chicago is also going to start a green roof program.

2006 130

Topsoe to build demonstration plant to produce cost-competitive CO2-neutral methanol from biogas and green electricity

Green Car Congress

The technology heats the process using green electricity from wind turbines or solar panels instead of natural gas. The eSMR Methanol process is CO 2 -neutral when based on biogas as feedstock and green electricity for heating.

2019 92

Will California lead the green-car resistance?

Green Car Reports

When it comes to green cars, California leads the nation—and has done so for decades. California residents buy more hybrids and electric cars than those of any other state, and it is also the only state with fueling infrastructure to support the sale of hydrogen fuel-cell vehicles. Consumer enthusiasm is underpinned by strict regulations. emissions California plug-in cars transportation policy federal government Donald Trump

2016 82

Has the Green Idea City Invited YOU Yet?

Creative Greenius

This isn’t the kind of transparency or sunshine I expect from local elected officials and this level of secrecy isn’t worthy of a “Green Idea City&# label.

IDEA 153

Time for Earth Day Green Drinks

Creative Greenius

citizen volunteer climate change environment green education Earth Day Green Drinks L.A.Environmental Politics Yes We Can!

2009 100

Green Hero: Tesla

Green Cars News

Do not adjust your screen or refresh your browser… our latest Green Hero award is not a glitch in your computer’s system because you’ve failed to delete your cookies; nor is it a repeat edition. Electric cars Tesla Motors Green Hero

2014 72

Green Car Reports Now On Apple News

Green Car Reports

If you're reading Green Car Reports, you're likely carrying some of the latest tech to go along with your electric, hybrid, plug-in hybrid, or diesel car, right? While you may already have the Green Car Report's iOS app, life is all about freedom of choice. So we have good news for Apple News users: Green Car Reports is now carried in Apple News.

2015 82

Green Hero: California

Green Cars News

Less than half a year has passed since we awarded our Green Hero title to the California Air Resources Board (see Green Hero: California Air Resources Board) to celebrate its remarkable achievements with the Advanced Clean Cars Package; and the progression of H2USA.

2014 65

Electric Hummer, VW electric money-making, green pavement for LA: Today’s Car News

Green Car Reports

This and more, today at Green Car Reports. Volkswagen is expecting to make money on its electric cars—as much as its internal combustion vehicles, actually. Los Angeles thinks about using recycled bottles in its roads. Hummer could be back, fully electric.

2019 52

Electric cars could get green number plates under new plans

Green Cars News

Electric vehicles in the UK could soon be issued with specific green-coloured number plates under government plans

2019 41

Greenius On The Green Scene - The South Bay Report

Creative Greenius

If you want to have your finger on the pulse of what’s happening on the South Bay green scene being on Dency Nelson’s Friends for A Green Hermosa Beach e-mail list is a pretty damn good place to start. That brings my Greenius on the South Bay Green Scene report up to date.

2009 141

Green Hero: Formula E

Green Cars News

There is a common misconception that green car enthusiasts are not real motoring fans: that they are more interested in the environment than in engines. Electric cars Green Hero

2014 69

Green New Deal introduced to Congress aims to cut emissions, create jobs

Green Car Reports

Until now, the Green New Deal proposed by various Congressional Democrats has been mostly a theory—the idea that a concerted national push, with significant federal support, could accomplish goals of significantly reducing greenhouse gas emissions while spurring the economy and creating widespread green-tech jobs.

2019 78

China iCET releases 2014 Green Car China report ranking mainstream cars by green and health impacts

Green Car Congress

Only hybrids performed very well on both the green rating and the smog index. Based on the lifecycle impact assessment, every vehicle obtains a green score (0-10). The higher the green score, the lower the environmental impact (i.e., Green rating. Green rating.

2014 111