Transportation

Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
A leading Washington, D.C. ethics organization filed suit against the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) on Wednesday for failing to provide documents regarding oil industry efforts to influence the 2014 Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS). Each year, the EPA sets the RFS for how much renewable fuel must be blended into transportation fuel supplies...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
Black smoke billows from the derailed CN Rail train. Six of the cars carried hazardous and highly-flammable materials. (Screenshot via CBC)
The fiery derailment of a train carrying petroleum products and other hazardous...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Amid calls for an outright ban of old, dangerous tank cars that transport...

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From Idaho-based start-up Solar Roadways , a brilliant idea that will provide clean energy, cut pollution, keep roads snow-free, revolutionize road safety, eliminate electrical and phone poles, create thousands of jobs, and oh yeah, save the planet. A couple more days to a crowdfunding campaign that has already raised way over their $1 million goal. Detractors raise objections - ie: a projected $56 trillion price tag - but dreams have to start someplace. Their video is almost as brilliant as...