About 550 green energy leaders attended the Clean Energy Resource Teams 2015 Conference. The two-day event, which started Tuesday, hosts breakout sessions to share developments in renewable energy projects around Minnesota.
The low-carbon fuel standard, known as the "clean fuels" program, requires a reduction in the amount of carbon in car and truck fuels in Oregon over the next decade in order to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
The Boston-based Health Effects Institute's study concluded that exposure to new technology diesel exhaust does not cause any increase in the risk of lung cancer or other significant adverse health effects in study animals.
Across Washington state and the rest of the nation, automotive shoppers will be weighing their options in 2015 -- a pivotal year for a fledgling electric-car industry that is rolling out a record number of models amid a historic downturn in gas prices.
Assistant Secretary of the Navy Dennis McGinn will serve as keynote speaker at the 2015 Green Truck Summit. His address on the morning of Tuesday, March 3, will offer insights based on his extensive experience in the clean energy field.
German automaker Audi is exploring an alternative fuel option to help car companies achieve reduced emissions: e-fuels. And it looks like the company is making strides toward developing it into a viable solution.
Those who spend a lot of time on the highway may have noticed a new feature on tractor-trailers. Increasingly trucks are being fitted with aerodynamic features called skirts and fins that reduce drag and increase fuel economy.