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Plus, four ways cities can collaborate with the corporate sector to set the destination.
September 20, 2017 by Heather Clancy
Connected car technologies could change the game for corporate fleet efficiency and emissions.
February 11, 2016 by Madeleine Cuff
Going beyond Lyft and Uber.
September 18, 2015 by Jeremiah Owyang
The electric carmaker is making a radical shift toward open source, hoping to speed the development of electric cars.
June 13, 2014 by Sustainable Business
A three-year trial slashed output from distribution fleets in Sweden by 30 percent.
August 30, 2013 by James Murray
New technologies finally could make 18-wheelers break past the 6 mpg barrier, but don't sing a farewell ballad to truck drivers just yet.
August 23, 2013 by Heather Clancy
SAP says it will make its car-sharing app, which saved the software giant more than $5 million since it was deployed two years ago, publicly available.
May 1, 2013 by BusinessGreen Staff
New technology by NRG Energy, called eV2g, enables electric cars to feed electricity back to the grid -- and their owners to make money in the process -- for the first time.
May 1, 2013 by Sustainable Business
Volvo's software stores the topography of hilly roads and then optimizes how its trucks drive on them.
April 11, 2013 by Sustainable Business
Citywide car-sharing service features a fleet of 70 BMW ActiveE all-electric vehicles and debut of smart parking app
August 22, 2012 by Derek Top
Intelligent transportation requires a system that is instrumented, interconnected, and intelligent.
August 16, 2012 by Greg Rucks
Two auto industry leaders see electric vehicles, car sharing, and alternative fuels like biofuels and compressed natural gas transforming the passenger vehicle landscape in the years to come.
June 6, 2012 by Eric Louie
Green is growing deep roots in the auto industry, as this year's Geneva event waves fewer eco flags but shows big improvements in fuel efficiency and auto innovation.
March 12, 2012 by Ted Grozier
Recent advances in materials design -- partly inspired by the evolution of the human body -- make possible passenger vehicles that get 240 miles per gallon. Here are three steps that the industry can take for a smoother transition to the low-carbon economy.
February 13, 2012 by Greg Rucks
By all accounts, the electric vehicle industry appears to be a market on the brink of mainstream adoption, yet they're still falling short of expectations. What's the missing element?
February 1, 2012 by Kit Hagen
The 2012 North American International Auto Show this year showcased not just a diverse portfolio of cars built for sustainable mobility, but also new ways of thinking about transportion and product development.
January 19, 2012 by Adam Happel
Given reports of battery-related fires in Chevy Volts, is there now a worry about the safety of mass-produced plug-in cars? Not really.
December 6, 2011 by Felix Kramer
A panel of transportation experts share a vision for the future mobility. They see tremendous opportunity to advance climate solutions by advancing sustainable transportation, from hybrids to high-speed rail.
December 1, 2011 by Heather King
A first-of-its-kind U.S. partnership ensures electric vehicles added to City CarShare's fleet are certified with Renewable Energy Certificates (RECs).
November 19, 2011 by Derek Top
In the wake of strict new fuel-efficiency legislation in the United States and Europe, the latest international auto show continues the trend of big green solutions. Here's how physics meets sustainability making cars greener.
September 14, 2011 by Ted Grozier
The annual Commuter Pain study from IBM, which looks at commutes in 20 cities across the globe, finds that public transit use is up and traffic is somewhat down, but commuters are still highly stressed out about their daily grinds.
September 8, 2011 by Matthew Wheeland
Never heard of this business? Expect to. It's already a $48-billion industry in the U.S. and is forecast to zoom to $67 billion by 2015.
August 10, 2011 by Leslie Guevarra
During the third and final session of VERGE 11, more than four dozen top executives from organizations that are leading the push for a clean economy gathered to share insights into the future of buildings, energy, IT and vehicles.
June 22, 2011 by Matthew Wheeland
IBM takes the wraps off its latest offering to make cities smarter, the New York State Assembly says no to fracking, Krispy Kreme becomes a somewhat less guilty pleasure and more.
June 7, 2011 by Leslie Guevarra