Transportation

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

The Medaka is a eco-solar ferry meaning that it not only uses solar power as a source of renewable energy, but it will also incorporate a range of other features so that it is far more environmentally friendly than existing traditional ferry designs... Read More
The team is on their way to Africa.
The team is on their way to Africa.
Planet Forward, George Washington University School of Media and Public Affairs
The Explorers kick off their travels with a brief introductory video.
Minnesota 2020
Clearing streets of snow and ice in Minnesota, is about a lot more than just a plow truck. St. Paul public works is implementing new technology to make streets safe: pre-treat roads before snow arrives, using GPS tracking to make the trucks... Read More
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

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