Commentary

How gas-guzzers can be eco-friendly

We’re often so focused on what people drive we might overlook that their driving habits can make their cars more or less green. From a Chicago Tribune columnist:

As a telecommuter, I consume much less than my share of transportation energy. Even though I drive a big old man’s car, I use less gasoline than those hybrid cars.

When they do drive, maybe telecommuters should also get those special perks given to hybrid car owners (kidding, kidding). Chicago Trib article here.

Ted Balaker is an award-winning filmmaker, journalist, and founding partner of Korchula Productions, a film and new media production company devoted to making important ideas entertaining.