Transportation

After logging 1 million miles on private property, Google's autonomous vehicles are now cruising down public streets in Mountain View, California.

A Glimpse Into the Future of Driverless Automobiles

On June 25, Google announced the official arrival of its adorable, autonomous vehicles on the public roads of Mountain View, California.
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Ford to Focus On Urban Cyclists

Ford is about to launch a data-driven initiative to track urban cyclists as they commute through city streets. By mounting a device on…

JetBlue’s CSR Report Proves It’s a Leader in the Industry

JetBlue Airways’ aptly-named report, The Blue Review, outlines the company's values and progress on its corporate social responsibility (CSR) goals. The report, issued…
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Ford Launches U.S. Car-Sharing Pilot

Ford’s finance arm, Ford Credit, just announced a six-month experiment that will help them get involved with and learn about how the sharing…
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More Than Function: 3 Things Customers Want to Know About Your Product

Today, customers around the world care about more than the functionality of a product alone. They want to engage with its story. So,…
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Ford Mexican Manufacturing Plants Are Landfill-Free

Ford Motor Co. achieved zero waste-to-landfill status at its Hermosillo Stamping and Assembly Plant in Mexico, its 16th annual Sustainability report highlights. That…
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Ford Lays Out Evolving Vision of 21st Century Smart Mobility

Reducing its negative social and environmental impacts, Ford is making headway in its drive to realize its evolving vision of 21st century smart…
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Spent Chevrolet Volt Batteries to Help Power a GM Data Center

Even when a Chevrolet Volt battery can’t power the car any longer, it still has some juice left. That juice can be used…
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Sustainability & Innovation: Rajesh Buch, ASU

At SB15, we asked how innovation may or may not drive advancements in sustainability. We got a terrific range of responses, which we…
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EPA Takes Strides to Reduce Emissions from Airplanes

The EPA intends to update the Clean Air Act, which was first introduced in 1963, to include jurisdiction limiting the emissions from airplane…
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Big Brands, Retailers Sold on Volta’s Free EV Charging Network

Whole Foods, Macy's and large commercial property investors have signed on to help Volta Industries build out free electric vehicle charging stations in…
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Futurist Alex Steffen: Bright, Clean Cities are the Key to a Sustainable Future

Speaking at the BASF CreatorSpace Summit in NYC last week, futurist Alex Steffen described a compelling vision of the role that cities will…
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More Than Just Talk: The Future of Vehicle Integration

Today, “vehicle connectivity” is more than a buzzword. Propelled forward by advancements in the amount of software a vehicle can process, the potential…
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Infographics: Commuting in the 30 Largest U.S. Cities

A recent report from the University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute reveals the “who, when, how and how time-consuming” aspects of commuting in…
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Asia’s Most Sustainable Cities Prove to Be the Future of Urbanization

This year’s Sustainable Cities Index reported the top 10 sustainable cities of 2015. Europe dominated the top 10 overall rankings, holding seven of…