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Tackling the Future of Transportation

  The path to a clean energy future is paved with small moves that result in big outcomes. This video analyzes several promising directions for...

U.S. Government Aims for ‘Talking’ Cars by 2017

The United States Department of Transportation has announced that it's taking steps to implement vehicle-to-vehicle (V2V) communications in an effort to prevent crashes, deaths and injuries caused...

Japan to Introduce Futuristic Train for Luxury Class Travel

Starting in spring 2017 East Japan Railway Company will launch a luxury sleeper train service.  The luxury 10-car sleeper train has six passenger cars...

The World’s First Solar Roadway

The world's first road capable of turning sunlight into energy officially opened for traffic Wednesday in the Netherlands.  It's actually a 230-foot-long bike path...
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The Flying Car Concept Closer To Reality

Terrafugia, a manufacturer of flying cars, is seeking $30M in funding to bring its flying vehicles to the mass market. The company has been working on two kinds...

Elon Musk’s Hyperloop: The 5th Form of Transportation?

The Hyperloop is a conceptual high-speed transportation system envisioned by entrepreneur Elon Musk.  It incorporates reduced-pressure tubes in which pressurized capsules ride on a...
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Robot Car Valet Parks Your Car for You

Visitors at Germany’s Düsseldorf Airport can pay a robotic system named Ray to park and retrieve their cars.  Drivers can leave their cars at the arrival level...
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London Underground Unveils Driverless Trains

London Underground has unveiled how its next generation of "driverless” trains will look – but insisted they will not operate automatically when they are...

Alleviating Traffic With Urban Gondolas

Urban gondolas could be part of the next wave of technology that could help alleviate urban traffic. The appeal comes in the technology’s low-cost...

The British Are Testing Roadway Technology That Would Recharge Your Electric...

The British government is testing out new road technology that would allow electric cars to charge as they drive. The goal is to help...