Eco-Friendly Driving: Easy Ways to Become Greener on the Road

What if there was a way to drive your vehicle that could not only meet your needs but also save the environment at the same time? This knowledge could reduce fuel consumption in your car by upwards of 20 percent, with an average significant long-term effect of about 7 percent under usual driving conditions. We can all agree that reducing the overall emissions of your vehicle is good for the environment, and it's worth mentioning reducing overall fuel consumption is excellent for your wallet too.

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Jennifer Madsen is an experienced freelance writer with a background in health and wellness. When not working she loves to travel and especially enjoys lakeside and seaside locations.

 

Shift Toward Greener Transport Will Save Trillions

by Linnea Gregg / The Intelligent Optimist

Greener Transport: Rush hour isn’t fun for anyone, and it’s even worse for the environment. Cars back up the highway, people crowd the metro, and the entire time our machines pump gallons of carbon dioxide into the atmosphere. Surely there must be a better way.

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The Intelligent Optimist (formerly Ode) is an independent international media platform focused on solutions, possibility and inspiration. We present optimism as the most effective, efficient and by scientific research confirmed strategy to drive the innovation and creativity that are necessary to solve the problems and meet the challenges that people and society face.

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Three friends out of and standing up on car in front of countryside and mountains.
08/20/2021
What if there was a way to drive your vehicle that could not only meet your needs but also save the environment at the same time? This knowledge could reduce fuel consumption in your car by... read more
Urban Traffic Jam
10/23/2014
by Linnea Gregg / The Intelligent Optimist Greener Transport: Rush hour isn’t fun for anyone, and it’s even worse for the environment. Cars back up the highway, people crowd the metro, and the... read more
Three friends out of and standing up on car in front of countryside and mountains.
08/20/2021
What if there was a way to drive your vehicle that could not only meet your needs but also save the environment at the same time? This knowledge could reduce fuel consumption in your car by... read more
Urban Traffic Jam
10/23/2014
by Linnea Gregg / The Intelligent Optimist Greener Transport: Rush hour isn’t fun for anyone, and it’s even worse for the environment. Cars back up the highway, people crowd the metro, and the... read more