Keyword: transportation

    Why I Walk

    Why I Walk

    Taking a Step in the Right Direction

    A recent survey shows that members of Gen Y are walking 37 percent more than they were a decade ago, biking 122 percent more and taking public transit 100 percent more. Still, the legacy of the car culture persists. Raised on the notion that driving …

    related subjects: Urban Issues
    Transport Revolutions

    Transport Revolutions

    Moving People and Freight without Oil

    Modern societies now rely almost entirely on oil for moving people and freight. The impacts on transport of scarcer and more expensive oil pose major challenges to humanity. They require revolutions in our thinking about mobility, and consequent …

    related subjects: Post Carbon Prep / Peak Oil