Take a closer look at the carmaker's recent moves, and you'll find the questions we should be asking.
The country has a unique opportunity to leapfrog the Western model characterized by costly congestion, sprawling cities and pollution.
The internal combustion engine's days are numbered in the United Kingdom, but will the ban come too late?
It’s another indicator of how critical electric vehicles could become to grid demand management.
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On an 18-mile stretch of highway in the heart of Georgia, the late Ray Anderson's daughter has created a testbed for sustainable transportation nicknamed "the Ray."
With sleeker electric vehicles now tempting consumers over to the green side, expect more automakers to follow Volvo's example.
Things such as public perception, cost and regulatory issues are yet to be addressed.
From the way we use land to the emissions from public and private transit, an upheaval in transportation tech has big implications.
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