Local councils can save lives and improve New Zealanders’ health with less focus on cars and a greater emphasis on walking, cycling and public transport, researchers say. Wellington has the highest level of sustainable travel of the main centres with 35 per cent.
Whether you’re prepared to try this new VB Commodore depends on whether you’re prepared to accept one without rear drive, or a V8. If you are, read on, for first impressions are favourable.
Electric vehicles recharging at home will start competing with households cooking dinner and watching TV, creating strain on existing electricity networks and forcing change to the way power is currently priced, say two new reports on the issue.