Environment Forum

Ford to install engine start-stop technology on gasoline-powered cars

By Todd Woody
December 29, 2010

USA/Traffic jams could start to get quieter in 2012 when Ford begins to install its Auto Start-Stop technology on gasoline-powered cars sold in North America.

GM, Chrysler cleared executive decks in 2009

December 14, 2009

When 2009 began, both General MotorsĀ and Chrysler were sliding toward bankruptcy. As the year ends, both companies have survived to fight another day.

from Tales from the Trail:

Cash for Clunkers: the day after

August 25, 2009

One of the most popular programs brought in by the administration of President Barack Obama, "cash for clunkers", which offered rebates of up to $4,500 to trade in older gas guzzlers, wrapped up on Monday.