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Air Travel of The Future

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Transport makes up around 20% of our energy use around the world and that figure is set to grow, according to the International Energy Agency. With sustainable solutions in mind, a new study published by eminent physicist Jo Hermans in MRS Energy... Read full article

Diesel Free London

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A new IPPR report supported by Greenpeace shows that diesel vehicles are responsible for nearly 40% of all NO2 emissions in London. They must be comprehensively tackled and eventually phased out in order to bring air pollution to safe levels.... Read full article

London's Ultra Low Emission Zone

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The Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, has laid out detailed proposals for delivering the Central London Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ) in 2019, a year ahead of schedule, extending the ULEZ to the North and South Circular in 2019 or later.... Read full article

Diesel Ban in Germany

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In an unprecedented ruling, a court in Düsseldorf, Germany has ordered the state authority to ban diesel vehicles from the most polluted streets in the city by 01 January 2018. ... Read full article

Round-the-World Solar Flight

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Taking turns at the controls of Solar Impulse 2 (Si2) – the zero-emission electric and solar aeroplane that’s capable of flying day and night without fuel – Bertrand Piccard and André Borschberg have succeeded in their crazy dream of achieving...... Read full article

Greener Buses

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Nearly 450 buses in England will be fitted with green technology that will cut harmful emissions by up to 90%, after the successful bids for around £7 million of Department for Transport funding were announced at the weekend.... Read full article

Little White Alice

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Rosie Hadden runs Little White Alice eco-resort in Cornwall, was runner-up for 2014s Travel & Tourism PEA Award and won Visit England’s Gold Sustainable Tourism Award. Rosie states ‘We are challenging the standards of most listed green holidays'.... Read full article

Tesla to Open Source it's Technology

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Tesla has announced that any company can use its technology, making its Model S the first open source car. Writing on Tesla’s blog, CEO Elon Musk wrote, ‘Yesterday, there was a wall of Tesla patents in the lobby of our Palo Alto headquarters.... Read full article

Supercharged Teslas

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Tesla’s original Roadster showed the world that electric cars can be sporty and unbelievably sexy, and since 2012 its Model S has seduced the likes of Brad Pitt and Eva Longoria. If anyone still doubts the potential of electric vehicles...... Read full article

People in the UK are dubious about the cars of the future

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Almost a quarter of people (23%) in the UK would not consider buying or driving an eco-friendly vehicle, according to new research. And of that number, more than four in ten (42%) believe electric and hydrogen-powered cars... Read full article

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