Research shows apps designed to make journeys more environmentally friendly aren’t considering women’s transport needs.
If you own a diesel car with an AdBlue tank, your engine is programmed to not start once you run out of it. But Australia can handle the looming diesel engine additive shortage – if we don’t panic.
Electric vehicles deserve government subsidies, but there are even better ways to build greener, less car-dependent cities.
Transport is the one sector where Australia hasn’t reined in the growth in greenhouse gas emissions. Electric cars will cut emissions but still leave us with all the other problems of car use.
Transport Secretary Grant Shapps has called for fewer cars and better public transport.
Trials of the program found about 5% of offending drivers used their mobile phone with both hands, while the vehicle was moving.
The transport sector is the fastest growing contributor of greenhouse gases. Electric vehicles are a cost-effective solution.