Tens of thousands of people took to the streets for Saturday’s March for Science, a series of rallies and marches held on Earth Day. With over 600 rallies across the world, the “celebration of science” advocated the use of evidence-based policy making in all levels of government, with climate change a core topic. Show More Summary
The '70s were difficult times for the British car industry. As quaint and often prestigious homegrown carmakers struggled with financial difficulties, consolidation temporarily helped the automotive industry, but would soon shut down...Show More Summary
I can't tell you the number of Earth Day press releases I've received from hotels and resorts touting their eco-conscious pledges and packages. This hotel stands out as legit.
On Earth Day, Brian Linton talks balancing the books with a desire to help save the environment.
At the heart of the building lies the Great Hall, a venue that holds up to 1,000 guests for performances by the resident Liepaja Symphony Orchestra or other acts. The space is primed for acoustic perfection and is visually pleasing as well. Show More Summary
Croatian architect Nikola Baši? grew tired of his war-torn city of Zadar being rebuilt with drab concrete structures so he decided to bring a little music back to the area. The architect created an incredible nature-based instrument, the Sea Organ, a set of 35 organ pipes installed in the town's marble jetty that make beautiful music as waves lap at the coastline.[...]
The Porsche 918 Hybrid was the most powerful production car ever made by the company. This week at the New York Auto Show, the second most powerful production Porsche ever was front and center on the dais — the Panamera Turbo SE Hybrid. Show More Summary
Using live driving data and artificial intelligence, ZOE, an all-electric Renault, is writing a tribute to Jack Kerouac novel On the Road. The reason? Many people have range anxiety, right? So, according to Renault, people who follow...Show More Summary
Luc Soete, United Nations University On Earth Day, Saturday April 22 2017, scientists will descend from their ivory towers in more than 500 cities across the globe to stage a huge March for Science. The scientists are coming out en masse...Show More Summary
General Motors is justly proud of its Pan Asia Technical Automotive Center, which designed and developed the FNR-X PHEV SUV concept that debuted at the Shanghai Auto Show this week. The world is cuckoo for SUVs. A plug-in hybrid model...Show More Summary
And another vertical takeoff and landing (VTOL) aircraft takes to the sky, this time it was the first successful test flight of the Lilium Electric VTOL Taxi Successful Test of World’s 1st Lilium Electric VTOL Taxi was originally published on CleanTechnica. To read more from CleanTechnica, join over 50,000 other subscribers: Google+ | Email | Facebook | RSS | Twitter.
Tesla's lawsuit against the former nontechnical program manager of its Autopilot program, Sterling Anderson, has been settled with neither side admitting to any wrongdoing under the agreement. However, Anderson is now barred from recruiting...Show More Summary
The semi truck platooning technology firm that we reported on recently, Peloton Technology, has successfully closed a $60 million Series B funding round, according to a recent press release. The Series B funding round was led by Omnitracs,...Show More Summary
Volkswagen AG has been sentenced to 3 years probation by a US federal judge in relation to the $4.3 billion diesel emissions cheating scandal. That includes independent oversight of the company US Judge Sentences Volkswagen To 3 Years...Show More Summary
The most prominent company in the LiDAR sector, Velodyne, has announced that it will be releasing a new, low-cost, fixed-laser, solid-state LiDAR (Light Detection and Ranging) sensor dubbed "Velarray" next year Velodyne LiDAR Reveals...Show More Summary
The lithium-ion battery manufacturer LG Chem has officially launched its residential battery systems line in the North American market. This news follows the completion of UL certification LG Chem Officially Launches Home Battery Systems...Show More Summary
Mercedes Benz Energy is now ready to begin sales of its residential storage batteries in the UK. The company can coordinate the design and installation of a complete system, including rooftop solar panels. Mercedes-Benz Ready To Sell...Show More Summary
Our head of state seems to have no education or experience with solid information on the transit needs of the public at large. Nor has he taken the time to find it. He has not considered the value of good transit, as an aid to traffic...Show More Summary
As delightful as summer can be, it can torture on your skin. Bug bites, rashes, eczema, poison ivy, and scratches all come to mind. So, now is the time to learn how to make a salve using healing comfrey and calendula before summer arrives. Let’s get busy. Are you with me? I am using the [...]
National Grid tweeted early Friday morning that it expected April 21 to be the first coal free day in the UK since the Industrial Revolution. National Grid Expects Friday, April 21 To Be First Coal-Free Day In UK Since Industrial Revolution...Show More Summary