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Sharp Increase In U.S. Public Transportation Use In 2012Published About My Planet  6/5/2012
One of the greatest contributors to greenhouse gas emissions is the transportation sector. Due to this, environmentalists have long pushed for increased public transportation options and to urge individuals to participate in public transportation. Not only does public transportation reduce emissions

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Enterprise: The Car Company That Picks You Up and Shares Cars TooPublished About My Planet  6/10/2013
Enterprise, the rental car with the slogan “we pick you up” is now expanding its services to include a car share program.  This move is due in large part to the surge in use in public transportation due to high gas prices and the present state of the economy.  In addition, the
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Chrysler Abandons Electric Vehicle Program After Pocketing Taxpayer BailoutPublished About.com  11/30/2009 11:26:48 PM
During the federal government's bailout of the auto industry earlier this year, Chrysler Corporation received $15.3 billion in taxpayer money to keep its factories humming--partly in exchange for the company's aggressive plan to produce a fleet of electric vehicles. Now that the money is safely in
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Are Smart Cars Safe?Published About.com  9/17/2010 4:56:00 AM
Smart Cars are small and easy to park and maneuver in and out of city traffic, but just how safe and economical are they? Find out about Smart Cars' safety and fuel efficiency.
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Benefits of Hybrid CarsPublished About.com  9/20/2010 7:13:46 AM
If you have been considering the purchase of a hybrid car, these new tax incentives and benefits may make the switch to hybrid cars even more appealing.
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American Streetcar ScandalPublished About.com  9/27/2010 12:09:09 AM
How did the United States go from being a nation in which 90 percent of the citizenry relied on public transportation to one in which the vast majority own and drive their own cars? One powerful automaker led a conspiracy to leave Americans no other choice but to purchase a family car and hit the
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Traditional vs Plug-in HybridsPublished About.com  10/6/2010 1:40:14 AM
The new plug-in hybrid cars being developed promise exceptional gas mileage with far fewer emissions than standard gasoline-powered automobiles or even traditional hybrid cars, but will the driving public accept some of the limitations they represent?
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Public Transportation BenefitsPublished About.com  10/8/2010 12:18:34 PM
One of the easiest ways to pocket some extra green while living green is to use public transportation as often as possible. Using public transportation instead of driving alone in your car is good for the planet and good for your budget. Families that use public transportation regularly can save
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How About Free Food for a Year?Published About.com  7/12/2011
How would you like to have free food for a year and help the planet? It's easy. Just trade in your car for a bus pass.According to the American Public Transportation Association, families that use public transportation--and either walk or ride bicycles for short trips--can save more money than the
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AECOM Joint Venture Wins US$82-Million Design Contract for Hong Kong High-Speed Rail TerminusPublished AECOM  9/20/2010 11:55:14 AM
AECOM announced today that a joint venture of which it is a part has been awarded a design-services contract worth US$82 million for the Mass Transit Railway Corporation Limited’s Hong Kong High-Speed Rail Terminus project, which will connect to the high-speed rail network in Mainland China.
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