After decades of neglect, Seattle completed a five-year renovation of its rail station with sustainable systems that are expected to be LEED Platinum-certified later this year.
A plan has been unveiled that calls for a a network of gondolas over Austin that would give pedestrians and cyclists a series of “shortcuts” around the city.
Toyota is testing out an urban transportation system that combines mass transit and electric car use intelligently networked to get you from door to door.
AC Transit’s HyRoad project has expanded to include 12 new, third-generation fuel cell buses that are 5,000 pounds lighter than their predecessors.
Oregon’s transit agencies and SolarWorld think outside the alternative fuel tank, putting their land to use with solar at rest stops, airports, and transit stations.
In Santa Clara County, Calif., three photovoltaic parking canopies are providing the transit agency 2.1 megawatts of power, with big costs savings expected.
Google Maps, already useful for helping you figure out mass transit options in many metro areas, now provides real time departure updates.
Los Angeles’ Metro reports it has retired the last of its diesel buses, with 100% of its fleet being replaced by clean energy vehicles mostly fueled by natural gas.