Bike to school, get food for free

By | 2016-09-25T19:48:22+00:00 August 4th, 2016|Categories: Alternative vehicles, Automobiles and Energy, Food and Wine, Health & Fitness, International Transportation Forum (ITF), Technology, Travel, Universities|Tags: , , , , |

One of the reasons people like Pokemon Go is it gets the couch potatoes off the sofa. It was about getting some exercise. Move over Pokemon Go; there's a new app in town. My open road (MOR) works the same way most of the game apps work, you start at a level and go to [...]

Resilience through trilateral collaboration

By | 2017-03-22T07:59:40+00:00 March 3rd, 2016|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, International Energy Agency (IEA), International Transportation Forum (ITF)|Tags: , , , , , |

In our modern and globally interconnected world, it is clear that no country can work towards resilience in splendid isolation. Developing resilience strategies means building reliable alliances with others, based on a profound understanding of the limits of our planet. As a supranational organisation, using its right to propose European legislation, the European Commission is uniquely [...]

2014 Cadillac CTS lights on Driving the Nation

By | 2017-03-22T08:00:39+00:00 October 7th, 2013|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Car designers, Driving tips, International Transportation Forum (ITF), Travel & Leisure, Video, youtube.com|

Brian Smith, Cadillac's Chief Exterior Designer and Phil Kucara, Cadillac's Director of Interior Design, talked to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, www.drivingthenation.com about the 2014 Cadillac CTS exterior and interior lighting. Smith called the headlamps the eyes of the car and said that the luxury sedan combines light-emitting diode and high intensity discharge lights to create [...]

Warren Brown and Lou Ann Hammond chat about cars on www.washingtonpost.com May 4, 2012

By | 2016-09-25T14:25:39+00:00 May 6th, 2012|Categories: Auto industry news, Automobiles and Energy, Driving tips, Emissions, Environment, Fuel economy, Gas Tax, International Energy Agency (IEA), International Transportation Forum (ITF), Manufacturers, Warren Brown, Washingtonpost.com|

LOU ANN HAMMOND : I am in Leipzig, Germany attending an International Transportation Forum (ITF). It is put on by the OECD, a group of 54 countries, all coming together to try to find answers to our transportation issues. One forum I attended was about global fuel economy. I interviewed Lew Fulton from the International [...]