Advanced biofuels backers celebrated the U.S. Senate’s defeat Wednesday of a measure that could have derailed the military’s quest to develop cleaner alternatives to petroleum-based fuels for use in its ships and planes.
Fiat is offering a big heap of new with its 500 model lineup in 2013, and you’ll know what popped out to us.
Sea levels are rising much faster than the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change's (IPCC) projections predict - 60 percent faster, in fact.
BMW, taking another step toward selling electric cars under its i brand sometime later next year, is showcasing its latest concept vehicles at the Los Angeles Auto Show.
General Motors has detailed its upcoming 2014 Chevrolet Spark EV.
The permafrost covering almost a quarter of the northern hemisphere contains twice as much carbon as is currently in the atmosphere, and could significantly amplify global warming should thawing accelerate as expected.
A Silicon Valley start up developing electric vehicle systems technology claims to have built an electric car prototype which can retail for under $10,000 and get rack up a 150 mile driving range.
Did you know that there are more than three quadrillion gallons of water just floating around in the air?
The European Union (EU) has been forced to freeze the law requiring all flights using EU airports to pay for carbon emissions under the EU's Emissions Trading Scheme.
The first hard evidence has emerged that the shells of marine snails in the seas around Antarctica are being dissolved by ocean acidification.
The all-electric Nissan Leaf is already a vehicle we would consider loaded down with enough electronics to keep you both amused and perhaps distracted while driving at the same time.
Steam can be used to power all sorts of things, and has for centuries. While using steam as a power source is relatively benign for the planet, the process of making steam it quite energy intensive.
GM says it wants to have a half-million cars that run on electricity on the road by 2017. That’s a lot of carbon avoided, but it’s also a lot of what will someday be batteries no longer able to power vehicles.
Climate change is already bringing extreme weather to Europe, and the situation is only set to get worse, the European Environment Agency has warned.
General Motors, seeming more confident in the face of rising Volt plug-in hybrid sales, looks to be expanding its vehicle electrification efforts.
Honda recently debuted a micro-sized, short distance electric vehicle commuter.
Concentrations of greenhouse gases in our atmosphere, driven by man-made carbon emissions, reached a record high in 2011, according to the World Meteorological Organisation (WMO).
Call it the Hurricane Sandy Effect - the superstorm that, in the words of Bill McKibben "rang the doorbell of the richest people on Earth" also hit one of the most densely developed regions of the U.S.
Unbeknownst to many, buildings can actually produce polluted exhaust, not unlike cars.
Vision researchers - rather than lighting engineers - say they've made a discovery that could save the US billions of dollars in electricity costs per year.