July 30, 2004 


Plug and Pay Electric Cars

While Parked: What's better than cutting emmisions and fossil fuel dependency? Getting paid to do it! A technology called "Vehicle to Grid" is now available that will sell the excess... [read on...]

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 September 04, 2003 


London Taxis in the US?

Chicago: I've always been a big fan of London Taxis - they're infinitely roomier than anything in the states, and they have an amazing turning radius that allows them to... [read on...]

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 April 10, 2003 


Buried Parking on a Massive Scale

Monte Carlo: Monaco is one of the smallest countries in the world, and a very popular destination for tourists. There is virtually no space on the surface to be wasted... [read on...]

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 February 17, 2003 


Computerized Parking Networks

Dublin: Driving into a city center and trying to find parking is always a daunting task, especially if you are unfamiliar with the city. In Dublin, however, the task has... [read on...]

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 January 24, 2003 


Greening the Fleet

Boston: The state of Massachusetts has proposed cutting its fleet of SUVs in favor of more environmentally responsible (and cheaper) vehicles. They also propose scrapping some vehicles altogether in favor... [read on...]

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 December 16, 2002 


The Smart Car

The Motorway: This is the famous "Smart Car". A miniscule 2 seater that supposedly gets up to 100mpg. I tried one out on Saturday and it's every bit as... [read on...]

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 December 11, 2002 


Decent Gas Mileage

Europe: This is the Opel Station wagon, don't remember the model, Diesel powered and a completely basic, but quite adequate automobile. I drove around in it for a week in... [read on...]

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 October 31, 2002 


Car Sharing

YOUR CITY: Now here's a great idea already in place in several US cities, and apparantly in Europe as well! It's called car sharing. It works like this - for... [read on...]

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