Archive for the ‘Fuel Economy’ Category

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Fuel Economy Tips for the Holidays...

December 9th, 2013

Traveling for the holidays has become somewhat of a tradition for many families here in the United States and around the world. Some of our travels will only take us a few miles down the road, while others may lead us across the country. If you plan on driving... Read More

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Fuel Economy Hits the Road...

June 12th, 2012

Image by Ed Kwon / Creative Commons For many people summer is the time of the year when they hit the road to do some traveling. Whether it is for a family vacation, a simple road trip, a business trip or any other reason, summer seems to be a... Read More

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Fuel Economy: Getting the Biggest Bang for Your Bu...

May 3rd, 2012

With a gasoline prices as high as they are, getting the biggest bang for your buck at the pump is essential. In fact, families are reportedly spending more on transportation than on food these days. That is anyone who drives a vehicle needs to be aware of some of... Read More

Rainy Day Driving Tips That Can Help Your Fuel Eco...

January 19th, 2010

I decided to write this blog post because we are currently in the middle of a few rain storms in Southern California and I thought it might be good to go over some tips and information regarding how rain can affect your commute and fuel economy. If you’ve even... 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

Sustainability: From Biodiesel to Water Waste...

September 21st, 2009

  Image from PathtoFreedom.com  When it comes to sustainable-living, not many people can say they are living a sustainable life, much less a green one.  Don’t get me wrong, many people have parts of their life where they are trying to be green or trying to act more responsible... Read More

Can I recycle that?...

July 31st, 2009

  Image by CSatch The other day I was flipping through Woman’s Day magazine and I saw this great little article titled “the best way to recycle it”.  It basically said how to recycle old outdoor equipment.  Of course that got me thinking, what other odds and ends (or... Read More

Have a Happy and Safe Holiday weekend!...

July 3rd, 2009

  Image by ** Maurice **   I’m off today through Monday for the 4th of July holiday weekend.  Going to be spending some time with my family!  I hope all of you get a chance to enjoy the beautiful weekend and spend sometime outdoors as well!  Happy Independence Day! ... Read More

Clean Air Choices Pgm Promoting the Environment...

June 26th, 2009

  Image by biofriendly They state they are “Cleaning the air we breathe…” and their program is designed to provide information to people to help them make smarter personal transportation decisions.  Decisions that will be better for the environment and help improve air quality.  Who are they?  Cleanairchoices.org. Have... 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