Showing posts in the category of Ecology

Your Next Ford Vehicle Could Have Bamboo In It

We kid you not, Ford are actually experimenting with sustainable materials to use throughout the interior of their next generation cars, an...

General Motors To Run On 100% Renewable Energy By 2050

General Motors has made a pledge to only use electricity produced solely by renewable energy sources by the year 2050.

Audi Protects Allergy Sufferers With New Climate Control Filter

Starting June, compact Audis will roll off the assembly line with a new filter in their climate controls.

Barack Obama Proposes $10 Oil Tax Per Barrel To Fund Transportation Plans

To raise funds for a number of transportation initiatives across the United States, President Obama has proposed a $10 oil tax per barrel ...

France Set To Pave 1,000 Km Of Roads With Solar Panels

Over the next five years, approximately 1,000 km of roads in France will be paved with solar panels in a project sanctioned by France'...

Milan Bans Cars For Three Days To Reduce Pollution Level

Vehicles may be getting cleaner due to stricter emissions regulations, but there are still plenty in circulation to induce a smog problem. ...

PSA To Work Towards Publishing Real-World Fuel Efficiency Figures

PSA Peugeot Citroen was the first manufacturer to introduce a particulate filter to its diesel range some 11 years before that was mandate...

Oslo Wants To Ban Cars From Its Center By 2019

Norway’s capital city Oslo aims to ban cars from its center by 2019 to help reduce pollution.

UK Sees 138.5 Percent Plug-In Hybrid Sales Boost So Far In 2015

The first nine months of the year have seen the sale of plug-ins surge in the UK , a study by Go Ultra Low confirms.

Insufficient EV Chargers Are Making Californians Antisocial

It’s not all good news for those who have bought an electric vehicle, even in an EV friendly state like California. It may have one of the...

Expert Refutes Tesla Model X Bioweapon Defense Air Conditioning

At the launch of the new Tesla Model X , company founder Elon Musk at one point had a chart out showing the car’s worthiness in case of a b...

Diesel VW US Sales Restart Still Months Away, Says Report

VW won’t be able to start selling its latest 2016 model year diesels in the US for another few months , as the EPA plans to subject the mo...

Toyota Details Ha:mo Mobility Program Via Animation

Toyota’s Harmonious Mobility Network, or Ha:mo , is a “community network for optimal use of cars and other personal vehicles in combination...

Mazda Releases...Reassuring Statement On Emissions Compliance

Sometimes you really do have to strike while the iron is hot and that's exactly what Mazda is looking to do by releasing this statement...

Europe-Based Project To Add 325 New Fuel-Cell Vehicles, 29 Fueling Points

A new project called H2ME, aimed to aid the proliferation of hydrogen fuel cell vehicles in Europe has been set in motion. Its name is sh...

Ford Makes Video About "Farm To Car" Movement

It’s common knowledge that internal combustion engines, especially the diesel, were designed to run on pretty much anything that ignited an...

Winterkorn Announces "Reinvention Of VW" With 20 New EVs, PHEVs By 2020

Volkswagen is one automaker that’s really been bitten hard by the green bug as it’s now announcing 20 new electric or electrified vehicles...

September 27, One Day Completely Without Cars In Central Paris

You may remember older talks of banning cars in Paris for one day of the week, well, those didn’t go so well with the locals. Now, though,...

Chair Of CARB Wants To All-But Ban Combustion Engines In California By 2030

Mary Nichols, the head of the California Air Resources Board (CARB), has stated that it is her personal ambition to make it so automakers ...

Hybrid RenaultSport Models At Least Five Years Away

With the recent onslaught of sporty hybrid vehicles, you’d wonder what a respected name like RenaultSport is waiting for. Apparently, such...