In Some Metros More than 80% Are Solo Commuters

Three-quarters of all American workers drive alone to work. But in some metros more than 80 percent of the population’s workers subscribe to single-occupancy travel (I’m guilty Kansas City). The major market with the strongest concentration of solo commuters is -- fittingly enough -- the nation's auto capital, Detroit. Here are the top 10 major … Continue reading In Some Metros More than 80% Are Solo Commuters

New Company Measures Building Energy Efficiency With Photos

New startup, Essess (pronounced ēssess,) plans to drive vehicles past every building in the U.S., the same way Google Street View has, to take high-speed thermal scans of all residential and commercial structures. After creating a massive library of the thermal signatures of all the structures, it will give an energy score to every building, … Continue reading New Company Measures Building Energy Efficiency With Photos