Archive for the ‘car-pool’ Category

Here’s What You Can Do: International Climat...

October 23rd, 2009

Image by Per Ola Wiberg (Powi) A few weeks ago I wrote my blog about Carbon Dioxide and International Climate Action Day.  But I decided today that rather than writing a blog about something else, I wanted bring your attention right back to International Climate Action Day – which for those of you who... Read More

The Latest Biofriendly Mode of Transportation...

September 29th, 2009

  Images from Zipcar.com  When it comes to the form of transportation you use, would you consider yourself biofriendly?  Do you own a hybrid or electric vehicle? Do you bike to work, car-pool or take public transportation? Do you use proven fuel additives or biofuels? Do you walk whenever you can? ... Read More

Transportation: Cost and Environmental Pollution...

September 25th, 2009

  Image by biofriendly No matter what form of transportation you use, one of the key things you should factor in is cost to you and the environment.  How much does it cost to run that vehicle?  How much is your car polluting the air?  How much will a... Read More

Biofriendly Tire Recycling...

September 11th, 2009

  Image by vagawi  Whenever you have tires that just don’t have any tread left on them it’s time to get rid of them.  But what happens to tires that are worn down or no longer able to be used effectively?  Is there a biofriendly way to recycle them?  What kinds of things can be made by recycling... Read More

Want to Save Gasoline? Have Your Kid Become a Frei...

September 4th, 2009

  Image from Freiker.org  Now that most schools are back in session (or will be next week), parents are having to deal with dropping their kids off at school before they head to work.  Not only does this add more time to your morning routine, but you end up using more gasoline and often add frustration to... Read More

The Switchblade: Taking Green Travel to New Height...

August 14th, 2009

Image courtesy of Samson Motorworks  Earlier this year I wrote about Samson Motorworks and their SkyBike™.  It looks like they have now come out with something even better – The Switchblade™!  And let me tell you, not only does the name make it sound cool, but the bike is... Read More

Fuel Economy Through Ride-Sharing...

June 15th, 2009

  Image by biofriendly If you ask almost anyone, they know that ride-sharing, car- or van-pooling and using public transportation will definitely make a difference to your fuel economy.  It will also save you money.  So, why don’t more people ride-share or car-pool? Maybe it’s because they don’t know... Read More