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Thursday, May 05, 2016

Green Technology

BC-OLY--Russia-Clean Athletes

MOSCOW (AP) The head of Russia's state medical agency has told President Vladimir Putin that Russian athletes will use "clean technologies only" in preparing for the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.
Updated: 3 hours ago

Clean methods only for Russia in Rio, top medic tells Putin

The head of Russia's state medical agency has told President Vladimir Putin that Russian athletes will use "clean technologies only" in preparing for the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro
Updated: 3 hours ago
Mayors from big cities around globe push climate initiatives

Mayors from big cities around globe push climate initiatives

The mayors of major cities from around the world are banding together to fight global warming by investing in public transportation and electric cars, planting trees and switching to solar energy
Updated: 4 hours ago
Tesla Motors 1Q net loss widens on Model X woes

Tesla Motors 1Q net loss widens on Model X woes

Tesla Motors 1Q net loss widens on production issues with Model X SUV
Published: 05/04/16

Engineering students compete for hybrid, electric car titles

Dartmouth College is launching its 10th annual Formula Hybrid Competition at the New Hampshire Motor Speedway
Published: 05/01/16
Volkswagen CEO apologized in person to Obama over scandal

Volkswagen CEO apologized in person to Obama over scandal

Volkswagen said it had set aside 7.8 billion euros ($8.8 billion) to buy back or fix diesel-powered cars rigged to cheat in emissions tests
Published: 04/28/16
Germany to subsidize electric cars to help own auto industry

Germany to subsidize electric cars to help own auto industry

Germany plans to subsidize electric cars in a bid to boost the ability of the country's auto industry to compete for the next generation of vehicles
Published: 04/27/16

City council considers charging stations on public property

The New Orleans City Council is considering whether to let residents install electric vehicle charging stations next to curbs
Published: 04/25/16
Solar-plane pilots say trip was also test of human endurance

Solar-plane pilots say trip was also test of human endurance

The two Swiss pilots taking turns to fly a solar-powered airplane around the world said Sunday the endeavor is not only a demonstration of the importance of renewable energy but also of the many challenges the human body can endure
Published: 04/25/16
Solar-plane pilots say trip was also test of human endurance

Solar-plane pilots say trip was also test of human endurance

The two Swiss pilots taking turns to fly a solar-powered airplane around the world said Sunday the endeavor is not only a demonstration of the importance of renewable energy but also of the many challenges the human body can endure
Published: 04/25/16