TRANS PORTATION curated News April 3rd

CARS - It's time for a bigger recall of a seriously defective product: The Car.
Cars kill 1.5 million people every year, and injure over 78 million people every year. And we're complaining about ignition switches .. ...
http://www.treehugger.com/cars/its-time-bigger-recall-cars-k


EVs - 60 Minutes profiles Elon Musk, reveals struggles and successes at Tesla and SpaceX (video)
"If something's important enough, you should try it even if the probable outcome is failure. .. ...
http://www.treehugger.com/clean-technology/60-minutes-profil


EVs - GE & Ford Team Up To Provide Electric Car Charging At Ford Facilities Nationwide
Ford is doing a bit more to “walk the walk” when it comes to the electric car transition. Teaming up with GE — something it’s been doing since the founders of the two companies first partnered up — Ford will soon have electric car charging stations (which allow for faster charging than from a normal electricity outlet) at all of its facilities in the US and Canada. GE, which manufactures such charging stations, will be the provider.“The anno .. ...
Charging Network Graphic
http://planetsave.com/2014/04/03/ge-ford-team-provide-electr