Posts Tagged "electric cars"

Want to reduce your footprint? Take a vacation

I've just returned from a long-awaited vacation, a return to two of the many places that I have called home over the past several years. The planes, trains, and automobiles along the way, in addition to the widely varying accommodations and landscapes I encountered, brought me back to a simple question: how does where you spend your time affect your… read more →

Detroit Electric is reborn. Just not in Detroit.

Are you a fan of cheap symbolism? Well then, feast on this: a popular and successful electric car used to be produced in the United States under the name Detroit Electric. Competition with conventional gasoline-powered cars finally shuttered the line -- in 1939. Now the Detroit Electric brand is being revived by a British entrepreneur as a Netherlands-based company backed… read more →