Clean Transportation News {Weekly Round-Up}

Sign up for daily news updates from CleanTechnica on email. Or follow us on Google News!

nissan leaf

Clean transportation news from around from the past week or so, divided up by category….

Cars

  1. West Philly High School Builds 160 MPG Supercar, Win Green Grand Prix
  2. Scientists Say Seaweed Could Be Used For Fuel
  3. 2012 Nissan Leaf Doubles Charging Capacity, Adds Cold Weather Package
  4. Better Place Argues That EVs Need Central Planner, Like Better Place
  5. More Lanes Means More Traffic
  6. ABB Acquires Epyon for Fast EV Charging
  7. Nissan Leaf overshadows Chevy Volt in June sales
  8. New Nissan System Charges Electric Cars with Solar Power
  9. Volvo Meets DOE 10-Year Energy Intensity Reduction Target in One Year

Trains & Transit

  1. For and Against High-Speed Rail, Part IV: The Case for Fast-ish Trains
  2. Keeping Rail On Track
  3. American BRT: A Rapid Bus Network Expands in Las Vegas

Various

  1. Brazil to Receive Billions for Mobility Ahead of World Cup
  2. Nominate a City for the 2012 Sustainable Transport Award!
  3. Coincidence? Most Expensive Cities for Parking All Suspiciously Awesome
  4. The Exquisite Irony of the House GOP Transpo Bill Cover
  5. Bi-Partisan Political Veterans Team Up to Design a New Gas Tax System
  6. New Report: Tax on Oil and Gas Key to Improved U.S. Transportation

Have a tip for CleanTechnica? Want to advertise? Want to suggest a guest for our CleanTech Talk podcast? Contact us here.

Latest CleanTechnica TV Video


I don't like paywalls. You don't like paywalls. Who likes paywalls? Here at CleanTechnica, we implemented a limited paywall for a while, but it always felt wrong — and it was always tough to decide what we should put behind there. In theory, your most exclusive and best content goes behind a paywall. But then fewer people read it!! So, we've decided to completely nix paywalls here at CleanTechnica. But...
 
Like other media companies, we need reader support! If you support us, please chip in a bit monthly to help our team write, edit, and publish 15 cleantech stories a day!
 
Thank you!

Advertisement
 
CleanTechnica uses affiliate links. See our policy here.

Zachary Shahan

Zach is tryin' to help society help itself one word at a time. He spends most of his time here on CleanTechnica as its director, chief editor, and CEO. Zach is recognized globally as an electric vehicle, solar energy, and energy storage expert. He has presented about cleantech at conferences in India, the UAE, Ukraine, Poland, Germany, the Netherlands, the USA, Canada, and Curaçao. Zach has long-term investments in Tesla [TSLA], NIO [NIO], Xpeng [XPEV], Ford [F], ChargePoint [CHPT], Amazon [AMZN], Piedmont Lithium [PLL], Lithium Americas [LAC], Albemarle Corporation [ALB], Nouveau Monde Graphite [NMGRF], Talon Metals [TLOFF], Arclight Clean Transition Corp [ACTC], and Starbucks [SBUX]. But he does not offer (explicitly or implicitly) investment advice of any sort.

Zachary Shahan has 7286 posts and counting. See all posts by Zachary Shahan