by Ari Phillips Posted on May 4, 2015
There are now some 500,000 rail-car loads of flammable material traveling through North America. It just takes one incident to incite a disaster.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on February 24, 2015
"I think we're missing the mark when in the process we're hurting our own people," a Transportation Security Administration local union president said.
by Joe Romm Posted on February 12, 2015
"There's no need for us to have this debate. I've said my peace on this, it will be super obvious as time goes by."
by Ari Phillips Posted on January 6, 2015
Shrinking commutes and big numbers are front and center at Tuesday's groundbreaking in Fresno, California.
by Ari Phillips Posted on December 27, 2014
Driverless cars could save thousands of lives a year in the U.S. alone. But they may not be on the road anytime soon.
by Alan Pyke Posted on December 10, 2014
The "cromnibus" has a cute name, but the details are devilish.
by Katie Valentine Posted on September 12, 2014
The Sierra Club, Earthjustice and ForestEthics want the DOT to ban unsafe DOT-111 tanker cars.
by Alan Pyke Posted on September 10, 2014
After a drowsy trucker rear-ended comedian Tracy Morgan in June, killing his friend, a normally quiet debate over highway safety rules and truck driver pay is getting unusual attention.
by Jeff Spross Posted on August 28, 2014
The city of London is testing out hybrid buses that can wirelessly recharge their batteries at bus stops, while British rail operators are trying out purely battery-powered trains.
by Kiley Kroh Posted on July 18, 2014
Washington, DC's red Circulator buses are nearing the end of their operating life and the city is looking for a more sustainable alternative.