Science Videos

from AP, Reuters, AFP, and other news services

Sydney Welcomes Pollution Free Cars

Date:
February 18, 2013
Source:
Xinhua News Agency / Powered by NewsLook.com
Summary:
The City of Sydney has announced the purchase of its first fleet of pollution-free electric cars. The launching ceremony was held at Pirrama park along beautiful Sydney harbor with officials and media crews in attendance.


Related Videos

last updated on 2014-10-01 at 12:40 pm EDT

Sao Paulo Choking on Its Own Smog: Study

Sao Paulo Choking on Its Own Smog: Study

Reuters (Oct. 21, 2013) — Sao Paulo, host city of the first World Cup soccer match next year, has a major pollution problem. A recent study says air pollution in the southern Brazilian city causes three times more deaths than breast cancer or traffic accidents and costs the state US$160 million per year. Tara Cleary reports.
Powered by NewsLook.com
Paris Police Take Measures to Help Combat Pollution

Paris Police Take Measures to Help Combat Pollution

AFP (Mar. 13, 2014) — Nearly a third of the 22 regions in mainland France are on a maximum pollution alert. Police in Paris have been trying to bring down pollution levels by diverting traffic from the city and enforcing lower speed restrictions. Duration: 00:53 Video provided by AFP
Powered by NewsLook.com
New Research Shows 55% of Southland Commuters Interested in Ridesharing, but Many Still Have Yet to Use Alternate Modes of Transportation

New Research Shows 55% of Southland Commuters Interested in Ridesharing, but Many Still Have Yet to Use Alternate Modes of Transportation

Business Wire (Oct. 7, 2013) — New research conducted by the Mobile Source Air Pollution Reduction Review Committee (MSRC) found 55% of Los Angeles area commuters are interested in ridesharing, however only 22% of commuters in the Southland currently rideshare or use alternative forms of transportation. As a result, the MSRC is reviving the Rideshare Thursday campaign to motivate drivers to get out of their individual cars and educate them on ridesharing options such as carpools, vanpools, bicyc
Powered by NewsLook.com
Smog, Subsidies Set to Energize China's Electric Car Market

Smog, Subsidies Set to Energize China's Electric Car Market

Reuters - Business Video Online (June 3, 2014) — A renewed government focus on pollution and a tempting range of models could see electric cars finally gain traction in China after years of failing to live up to the hype. Jane Lanhee Lee reports. Video provided by Reuters
Powered by NewsLook.com

Related Stories


Share This



Search ScienceDaily

Number of stories in archives: 140,361

Find with keyword(s):
Enter a keyword or phrase to search ScienceDaily for related topics and research stories.

Save/Print:
Share:

Breaking News:
from the past week

from the past week

In Other News

... from NewsDaily.com

Science News

Health News

Environment News

Technology News



Save/Print:
Share:

Free Subscriptions


Get the latest science news with ScienceDaily's free email newsletters, updated daily and weekly. Or view hourly updated newsfeeds in your RSS reader:

Get Social & Mobile


Keep up to date with the latest news from ScienceDaily via social networks and mobile apps:

Have Feedback?


Tell us what you think of ScienceDaily -- we welcome both positive and negative comments. Have any problems using the site? Questions?
Mobile: iPhone Android Web
Follow: Facebook Twitter Google+
Subscribe: RSS Feeds Email Newsletters
Latest Headlines Health & Medicine Mind & Brain Space & Time Matter & Energy Computers & Math Plants & Animals Earth & Climate Fossils & Ruins