With new transportation innovations and issues emerging nearly every day, it's difficult to imagine exactly what transportation will look like in the future. Before delving deeper into the question, Mary Hoff, editor-in-chief of the environmental solutions magazine Ensia, says we must first answer two other questions: What would we like transportation to be like? And what will it take to get it there?
In the first article of a new series called Envision 2050, Ensia, published by the Institute on the Environment at the University of Minnesota, asked five experts to share their ideas of what transportation will look like in 2050 and how we'll get there.
These experts described a broad range of innovative ideas, from abandoning oil and petroleum to utilizing telecommunication and cloud computing to reduce transportation emissions.
Read the full article here.