Transportation

Planet Forward Member ideas to make the path from Point A to Point B a lot greener.

Minnesota 2020
With higher vehicle mileage standards targeting 54.5 miles per gallon, and new emphasis on domestic battery production, Minnesotans can drive their values in more ways than ever. We stopped in at Re-Go, a hybrid vehicle conversion company boosts... Read More
How can recycling glass help improve our community and it's future? This video explains how the recycling/re-use of glass can help improve our safety on the roads in our community as well as reduce the heat island effect that is common in most urban... Read More
At Portland State University, students don't wait until after graduation to begin changing our world. They start right away on our urban campus—a vibrant, living laboratory for confronting the challenges of climate change head on.
Glendale Community College
Glendale Community College, home of the Glendale Gaucho, has been decreasing its carbon footprint with traditional and innovative initiatives since the early 1990’s.
Bellevue College has instituted a variety of measures to make its campus more sustainable and environmentally friendly.
Public health is inextricably linked to the health of the planet. The University of Massachusetts Medical School is committed bettering human health through education and research into the causes and potential cures of diseases afflicting the globe...
Display the Compressed Air Recovery Energy (CARE) system seven different ways, showing how this system will heat or air condition homes and businesses at a much lower cost. All cars, trucks, buses and light and heavy rail will run with far less... Read More
The Dragon is an electric vehicle to serve as a personal tractor for farm workers doing hand work in the field. It provides a low seating position on a special seat to enable comfortable access to low growing crops. It is narrow such that it fits in... Read More
Piezoelectric energy is created by the process of vibrations, friction, or static between solid materials. This can be obtained through a variety of methods, such as the friction of tires on the road, or the movement of shoes across a surface that... Read More
Natural Composites, Inc. (NCI) is passionate about transforming bio-waste into everyday products. From research facilities located in the Research Valley at Texas A&M University in College Station, TX, we focus on developing composite... Read More

Pages