Tag archives for Detroit
Evidence has long correlated income and life expectancy. But new research suggests that simply living in an area with access to quality health care, food and housing can help boost length of life for even the poorest citizens.
Last fall, Ford Motor Co. revealed it was a financial contributor to ALEC. Following backlash, this week it became the latest company to cut ties with the lobbying group.
This week’s agreement between GM and Lyft is an important milestone as we witness the definition of car ownership rapidly evolve.
Google and Ford are close to creating a joint venture to develop and manufacture cars that will use Google’s driverless technology.
This week, the Obama administration announced a smart cities initiative that promises $160 million to help cities find new solutions to timeless problems.
Michigan Good Food Fund is determined to boost Michigan’s farming sector and increase food access from the Upper Peninsula to Detroit in the southeast.
#YesWeCode, led by Van Jones, advocates for STEM inclusion and wider access to computer science education for minority students across the country.
Yesterday Ford Motor Co. announced fabric made out of recycled bottles will be used in its F-150 line of trucks.
Little about GM's Technical Center in Warren, MI has changed, but this icon of modernist architecture has started a slow green building upgrade.
The 2016 Chevy Volt is bigger, more powerful, yet more efficient -- boasting an electric range of 50 miles, which means it can go 1,000 miles between gas fill-ups.
General Motors' Chevrolet Bolt EV, which could hit the market as soon as 2017, has the capability to transform the auto industry.
General Motors (GM) continues to expand its global zero-waste program, inching closer to its goal of having 125 total facilities landfill-free by 2020.
Are citywide bike programs doomed to fail? New York's is losing money, and in other cities such as Washington, they run in the red.
Ford and DTE Energy are partnering to build what the companies say will be the largest solar array in Michigan.
It was 100 years ago today the Michigan Central Station opened its doors and the first train rolled out; now its future is uncertain.