Transportation

Andrea Germanos, staff writer
Calling for a total revamp of the nation's transportation policy towards one driven by the need to avert climate disaster, a new report published Monday lays out 50 steps the U.S. can take to reach a carbon-free system. Currently, the transportation system is "Climate Enemy #1," the new publication released by Environment America and authored by...
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
On the heels of a fiery derailment near the Columbia River Gorge city of Mosier...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Less than a week after an oil train derailment and explosion in the town of...

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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...