Stuff we've discussed on IRC.
Posted by ats at 2009-09-08 12:00
(Via New Scientist.)
Examining the environmental cost of various forms of transportation, when you factor infrastructure into the equation.
So, for example, trains are nice and clean to run, but if you count the cost of laying tracks and building stations, they're nearly as bad as aircraft in cost per mile...
I would have liked to see them consider electric/hybrid cars and busses here too.