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Study Finds Methane Leaks Negate Benefits of Natural Gas as a Fuel for Vehicles

Published: 
Tue, 02/18/2014 - 6:47am
Category: 
Energy

The sign is ubiquitous on city buses around the country: “This bus runs on clean burning natural gas.”

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Daily Report: G.M.-Honda Partnership Aims for Fuel Cell by End of Decade

Published: 
Thu, 07/04/2013 - 10:56am
Category: 
Transportation

General Motors and Honda will develop and share a hydrogen fuel cell for vehicles they would produce around the end of the decade, the automakers announced on Tuesday, Lindsay Brooke reports in The New York Times.

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Fuel From Landfill Methane Goes on Sale

Published: 
Fri, 10/04/2013 - 8:33am
Category: 
Energy

Farmers, waste management companies and the energy industries have long experimented with converting methane, a byproduct of decomposing organic matter, into transportation fuel.

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Top 10 Cities Leading in Urban Sustainability

Published: 
Fri, 09/06/2013 - 8:25am

Cities have leapt ahead of slow-moving bureaucratic national governments to create more sustainable living environments.

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Disruptions: How Driverless Cars Could Reshape Cities

Published: 
Tue, 07/09/2013 - 6:45am
Category: 
Transportation

By now, seeing one of Google’s experimental, driverless cars zipping down Silicon Valley’s Highway 101, or parking itself on a San Francisco street, is not all that unusual.