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Car makers are fighting back against proposed fuel efficiency standards

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — May 26, 2016 01:09 AM
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People want big SUVs and pickups, not little fuelsippers. What's a car maker to [...]

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Vote for your favorite shed of the year

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — May 26, 2016 01:09 AM
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It's down to the wire at the annual shed competition; we look at a [...]

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Cyclists deserve protection during construction too.

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — May 26, 2016 01:09 AM
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In booming cities the first thing to go is the space for bikes. This is unfair and [...]

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Study finds that people are not really interested in self-driving cars

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — May 25, 2016 01:08 AM
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And just about everybody hates the idea of not having a steering wheel or [...]

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The Aquanta smart water-heater controller is not a dumb idea for saving energy

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — May 25, 2016 01:08 AM
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It learns your usage patterns but can do a lot [...]

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Stair of the Week: Alternating tread stair design is also a Japanese style storage unit

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — May 25, 2016 01:08 AM
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Michael Janzen comes up with an interesting and elegant design. But is it [...]

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Driving lessons: How not to use a roundabout (and the best ad for a self-driving car)

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — May 25, 2016 01:08 AM
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Where's the flying car we were promised? [...]

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Reimagined Eichler in San Jose

by Tyler  (modern blog) — May 24, 2016 01:07 AM
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This reimagined Eichler in San Jose California looks to have had some serious additions/changes. To hear that something has been reimagined can conjure up some interesting thoughts. I do like this house but do not care for the contemporary vibe it is [...]

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Watch this straddle bus eat cars as it speeds down the highway

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — May 24, 2016 01:07 AM
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The first full size prototype will fly down the road this [...]

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A handy tool to respond to all those myths about cycling

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — May 24, 2016 01:07 AM
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The Cycling Embassy of Great Britain gives us the answers to every question about [...]

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