Today’s Solutions: May 21, 2024

Diesel garbage trucks average

Diesel garbage trucks average 3 miles per gallon. It’s time to go electric

Last month, we featured a story out of New York City where new electric garbage trucks are being tested on the streets of Brooklyn to take the sound and smell of exhaust fumes out of the waste collection equation. The garbage truck in that story was Mack’s LR Electric, a greener take on the truck Read More...

Doubling down on diesel: CA re

Doubling down on diesel: CA regulations will slash nitrogen oxide emissions

Last week, the California Air Resources Board unanimously passed new regulations to reduce nitrogen oxide emissions. The new legislation, aimed at diesel trucks, will reduce NOx emissions by 90 percent. This is the equivalent of taking 16 million light-duty vehicles off the road. The new Read More...

British Columbia to rid its ro

British Columbia to rid its roads of polluting cars by 2040

Canada is ramping up its efforts to get more electric vehicles on its roads. British Columbia, the country’s third most populous province, has recently followed through on a plan to ban sales of new gasoline and diesel cars starting in 2040. The legislation, which is known as the Read More...

Audi captures CO2 from the air

Audi captures CO2 from the air to produce green diesel

While renewables are beginning to make a dent into the carbon intensity of the power sector thanks to the plummeting price of technology, the automobile industry has been exploring green fuels so as to lower its dependency on fossil fuels. Audi has been pushing the envelope, exploring ways to Read More...