Boeing – FUTURE U: Virtual Field Trip - ecoAction
Boeing

Join Discovery Education and Boeing as we celebrate the 50th anniversary of Earth Day: the worldwide event focused on promoting clean living and a healthy, sustainable habitat for humans and wildlife.

California Academy of Sciences: Building Better Buses - Transportation Design Challenges
California Academy of Sciences

How can we use math and computational thinking and an understanding of the benefits and drawbacks of various fuel options to design an efficient public bus system?

Environmental Protection Agency: Overview of Air Pollution from Transportation
Environmental Protection Agency

Learn about pollutants from vehicles and engines that cause harmful health effects and climate change.

Environmental Protection Agency: What You Can Do to Reduce Pollution from Vehicles and Engines
Environmental Protection Agency

Find information about wise driving, choosing fuel efficient vehicles, and other tips for decreasing your carbon footprint.

Environmental Protection Agency: Learn About Green Vehicles
Environmental Protection Agency

What you drive, how you drive, and what fuel you use can impact both the environment and your pocketbook.

Environmental Protection Agency: Consider a SmartWay Vehicle
Environmental Protection Agency

Purchasing the most environmentally friendly vehicle has never been easier. To save fuel, money and the environment, just look for the SmartWay mark.

Environmental Protection Agency: Green Vehicle Guide
Environmental Protection Agency

What you drive, how you drive, and what fuel you use can impact both the environment and your pocketbook.

Environmental Protection Agency: Gasoline and Diesel Advanced Technology Vehicles
Environmental Protection Agency

Since conventional vehicles still make up the majority of new vehicles purchased, and will continue to do so in the years to come, it may be good for you, your wallet, and the environment to learn about some of these newer options now available on the dealership lot.

Environmental Protection Agency: Explaining Electric & Plug-In Hybrid Electric Vehicles
Environmental Protection Agency

EVs and PHEVs are now available in multiple vehicle classes. There are currently about 40 EV and PHEV models on the market, and more models are expected to be released in the coming years.

Environmental Protection Agency: Plug-in Electric Vehicle Charging
Environmental Protection Agency

Charging your all-electric vehicle (EV) or plug-in hybrid electric vehicle (PHEV)–together known as plug-in electric vehicles (PEVs)–is similar to charging your other electronics.

Environmental Protection Agency: Hydrogen Fuel Cell Vehicles
Environmental Protection Agency

Hydrogen Fuel Cell Vehicles (FCVs) are similar to electric vehicles (EVs) in that they use an electric motor instead of an internal combustion engine to power the wheels. However, while EVs run on batteries that must be plugged in to recharge, FCVs generate their electricity onboard. 

Environmental Protection Agency: Interested in Promoting Green Vehicles?
Environmental Protection Agency

Together, we can make a difference by encouraging cleaner, more efficient transportation