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Getting electric car take-up to the next level

Irish eyes seem to be looking on admiringly at electric cars. An astonishing 20,000 applications were received to test-drive 24 EVs as part of a trial by the country’s Energy Supply Board (ESB). If this doesn’t necessarily indicate impeccable green credentials across the board, it certainly does...

Submitted by Gary Hartley on Mon, 24/03/2014 - 08:45

24/03/2014

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Pedalling past the last carbon cycling conundrum

Cycling: sustainable, right? Certainly as a medium of transportation this rings true. But for any machine, the sustainability of the construction of component parts must be borne in mind when taking an overall view of ‘green-ness’. The website Bikeradar has in the past raised the issue of just how...

Submitted by Gary Hartley on Fri, 08/11/2013 - 08:45

08/11/2013

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