The city of Braunschweig in Germany is introducing a public transport system run on clean energy. Locals can now ride on electric buses which use induction technology. For environmentalists, it’s a model for the future.
Today, half the world's electric cars are on Chinese roads: the country is set on becoming the world's technology and market leader. Germany, as a leading research location, could profit greatly from that ambition.
Berlin Mayor Michael Müller has been accused of blocking a new cycling bill that could drastically cut the city's carbon footprint. Urban traffic is considered one of the world's biggest polluters.
Transportation is a basic element of our lives, but also a major source of emissions. E-mobility is spreading around Europe as an alternative to fossil-fuel-powered vehicles - but financial challenges remain.
Pearl Jam singer Eddie Vedder urged action against global warming, while Baez boasted of her devotion to social activism. But one of the most anticipated performances revolved around Journey and singer Steve Perry.
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