June 15th, 2018 | by Kyle Field
The Boring Company is turning out to be anything but, as Elon Musk's side project to bore transportation tunnels under the world's cities has found its first customer in the Chicago Transit Authority. The Boring Company announced a project with the CTA to develop a network of tunnels connecting Chicago's O'Hare Airport and downtown Chicago
February 19th, 2016 | by James Ayre
The Chicago Transit Authority had a record year in 2015 as far as rail transportation goes, with more than 241 [&hellip
December 7th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
More than 50 mayors from around the world, including 36 from the United States, have gathered at the North American Climate Summit and signed the Chicago Climate Charter, a first-of-its-kind international charter on climate change that seeks to allow cities to commit to the Paris Climate Agreement.
March 25th, 2016 | by Kyle Park Points
Originally published on Bikocity. The Chicago Tribune reported earlier this month that the Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) approved a $1.3 [&hellip
February 3rd, 2016 | by James Ayre
Originally published on EV Obsession. Following the recent and positive completion of an electric bus trial program, the Chicago Transit Authority [&hellip
October 16th, 2015 | by Zachary Shahan
I’m headed to Florida (from Europe) on Saturday, and will have an extremely busy week there, so I don’t expect [&hellip
March 22nd, 2012 | by Zachary Shahan
Zipcar, as far as I know, is the largest car sharing company in the world. I was a member [&hellip
March 29th, 2016 | by Zachary Shahan
Cleantech Talk #22 is now live, and you can listen below! Hot topics included the Koch Brothers and their latest [&hellip
December 17th, 2011 | by Zachary Shahan
1. Solar power systems to be installed at 15 Kaua’i schools in Hawaii. “The Hawaii state Department of Education is [&hellip
June 4th, 2020 | by Zachary Shahan
The Boring Company has reportedly been approved to build an airport loop for the Ontario International Airport.
Perhaps the more interesting thing about the story, though, is that Tesla is reportedly working with The Boring Company to produce 12-person electric vans for such routes
March 6th, 2020 | by John Farrell
Originally published at ILSR.org. By Lilli Ambort On the morning of November 8th, 2019, a live wire broke free of its grip [&hellip
November 24th, 2019 | by Kurt Lowder
Why is the Tesla Cybertruck a giant triangle? The list of potential answers below is randomly ordered, not in order of importance. Some of the reasons are more speculative than others and may be incorrect or coincidental/unintended
March 8th, 2019 | by Steve Hanley
Officials in Las Vegas are close to approving an underground transportation link to service the Las Vegas Convention Center. If all goes well, the plan could extend through the downtown area and out to McCarran airport.
January 7th, 2019 | by Steve Hanley
The New York City subway system is saddled with a control system that is a relic of the 1940s. Governor Andrew Cuomo called Elon Musk last week to ask if Tesla could help bring the system into the digital age.
December 19th, 2018 | by Kyle Field
Tonight, The Boring Company took the wraps off of its demonstration tunnel in Hawthorne, California. The tunnel starts in the vicinity of the SpaceX parking lot, which was usurped for The Boring Company to start playing with its less than exciting technology
October 24th, 2018 | by Steve Hanley
The first Boring Company tunnel in Hawthorne, California, will be opened officially on December 10 with free rides for the public the following day. What is Elon's magic carpet ride really like? We will know soon enough.
October 9th, 2017 | by John Farrell
With a virtuous cycle of falling battery costs driving increased electric vehicle deployment, and deployment improving the economics of scale of battery production, the widespread adoption of electric vehicles is likely inevitable. But policies enacted now could influence the timing of widespread use and shape how electric cars benefit the grid.
December 7th, 2016 | by Joshua S Hill
More than 800 Earth scientists and energy experts have so far signed an open letter addressed to President-Elect Donald Trump urging him to take climate change seriously, and to commit to six key steps to address climate change
February 7th, 2016 | by Cynthia Shahan
I started a list of how life has changed since driving an all-electric car — the list grows longer by [&hellip
January 3rd, 2016 | by Zachary Shahan
I’ve apparently been collected extra stories to share for a few weeks. Scroll on down if you want some more EV [&hellip
January 10th, 2015 | by Cynthia Shahan
Once upon a time, the United States Postal Service enjoyed a successful relationship with the nation’s railroads. The California State Railroad [&hellip
October 24th, 2014 | by Cynthia Shahan
US public transportation ridership increased yet again in the second quarter of 2014. A press release report released by the American Public [&hellip
May 9th, 2014 | by Zachary Shahan
The White House video above doesn’t note that President Jimmy Carter put solar panels on the White House decades ago [&hellip