Tag Archive for Green

Carbon Footprints: Tesla vs. Civic

That’s a provocative title. Worth a read. Tesla’s Carbon Footprint Is No Better Than A Honda Civic’s – Yahoo! News: The beautiful Tesla Model S electric sports sedan has been an object of desire, rapture and ignominy to driving enthusiasts, eco-champions and…

How Is Your Eco Street-Cred?

I don’t even know what to say. Are Smart Gadgets Making Us Dumb? – WSJ.com: Meet BinCam: a “smart” trash bin that aims to revolutionize the recycling process. BinCam looks just like your average trash bin, but with a twist:…

Incentives Matter: Canadian Biodiesel Train Fraud Edition

Incentives matter, always. But I’m sure this is an isolated incident. (pic via autoblog) Why did a biodiesel train cross US-Canada border over and over again?: Biodiesel appears to be a tough business to enter, whether you’re talking lawsuits over federal…

Now Not Even Solar Power Makes Them Happy

They already despise nuclear power and natural gas which are much cleaner than than oil and coal. If I didn’t know better, it would be easy to believe that these people weren’t really “progressive” in any honest meaning of the…

U.S Air Force Tests Biofuel At $59 Per Gallon

Remember this post from a week or two ago? “The right/neo-cons are keeping the Navy active in empire-building around the world instead of defense … and the political left is making sure the war machine is using green fuels that…