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City Considering Free Parking for Zero Emission Vehicles

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Only the more rare white stickers would get the free parking benefit. Some ideas just refuse to die.  Less than a year after the City of Los Angeles moved to end it’s free-meter parking for hybrids program, a new proposal to allow only the highest tech and cleanest cars to park for free has resurfaced.  […]

New Study Shows $56 Billion in Hidden Health Damage from Autos

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Transportation’s effects on public health are rarely discussed by policy-makers, but they remain very real — and the National Research Council (NRC) put a number on them today, reporting that cars and trucks have about $56 billion in "hidden" health costs that are not reflected in the price of oil or electricity. (Photo: MetroDCLiving.com) In […]

Electrified Transportation’s Big Week in Washington

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While lawmakers were approving billions of dollars to entice auto buyers into moderate fuel-efficiency progress this week, the Obama administration was ramping up its push for electrified transportation. The Chevy Volt (Photo: TreeHugger) The president awarded $2.4 billion in grants to electric battery companies on Wednesday, with more than half of General Motors’ $241 million […]

As L.A. Auto Show Opens, Which Green Can Save Industry?

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What a difference a year makes.  Last year, the online publication CNET proclaimed of the 2007 Los Angeles Auto Show: The Los Angeles Auto Show’s star grows brighter year by year, marking it as one of the more important auto shows worldwide. And it’s no wonder, considering how much time Angelenos spend in their cars. […]

How Bus Transit Can Help the Auto Industry

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A map of the companies involved in the supply chain for U.S. transit buses. (Image: EDF) When Vice President Joe Biden visited Minnesota’s New Flyer bus company to tout the economic stimulus law’s $8.4 billion investment in transit, hopes were high for a boom in cleaner-burning vehicle production — which made for some bad press […]