Transportation

Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Less than a week after an oil train derailment and explosion in the town of Mosier, Oregon, an advocacy organization has released an analysis reiterating the dangers so-called "bomb trains" pose to students and communities across the Pacific Northwest. The report from Stand (formerly ForestEthics), released Thursday, is based on the organization's...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
Grassroots resistance and the coal industry crash saved this southeastern Montana landscape from being carved up by Arch Coal's proposed mine and coal-hauling railway. (Photo: Northern Plains Resource Council)
Driving one more nail into the coal industry's coffin, a federal board on...
Nika Knight, staff writer
Following VW's smog-testing cheating scandal in September, Mitsubishi on...

Further

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...