Eric C. Evarts
At Green Car Reports, we've developed something of a tradition for Earth Day. Back in 2014, we formulated the question: "When will we start to see tailpipes on cars as morally wrong?" The question came originally from a friend who works in advocacy in public health, who likened CO2 emissions from tailpipes to smoking cigarettes, which has now been frowned upon in many circles for decades. MUST READ: An Earth Day question: When will we see 'tailpipes' on cars as morally wrong? (2015) For Earth Day 2019, which happened April 22, we revised the question somewhat to ask: "When will it be socially...
How To Celebrate Earth Day? Utah Says: Oil, Gas & Mining!
Sometimes there comes an idea so audacious, so inspired, so downright jaw-dropping that it's worth covering even if it doesn't directly involve cars. You may know Earth Day is coming up on Monday, April 22. Localities and groups all over the country celebrate it. So, how has the Utah Department of...John Voelcker
Earth Day Stunt: Plug-In Electric Cars Trace 'E' In NYC
A week ago today, you may have seen a small caravan of green cars wending its way through the streets of Manhattan. Or you may not have noticed them at all amidst yellow cabs, delivery trucks, sport utilities with drivers texting or talking on their phones, and all the other hazards of driving in a...John Voelcker
Earth Day: Eager Electric-Car Advocates Meet Unaware Public
Three weeks ago, in a suburban park in Roseville, California--just outside the state capital, Sacramento--a community celebration of Earth Day served as a gathering of the greenest cars now available. Both participants and random park-goers were drawn to the cars, providing a chance for eager...George Parrott
Earth Day: Coulomb Offers Free Electric Car Charging Passes
If you’re an electric car owner living within the many hundreds of publicly available electric vehicle charging stations installed by Coulomb Technologies then you may be interested in what the infrastructure company has planned to celebrate Earth Day 2011. As part of the celebrations...Nikki Gordon-Bloomfield