O'Reilly logo

Be the Woman You Want to Be by Elisabeth Wilson, Infinite Ideas

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

124. Four wheels bad

It’s a biggie, but ditching your motor will make you happier, healthier, wealthier and wiser.

If you can’t do without your wheels, then at least take action to reduce CO2 emissions.

Cameron Diaz, Leonardo DiCaprio and Thandie Newton all have one thing in common, apart from being famous: they ditched their petrol-guzzling celebmobiles in favour of a low carbon hybrid car, in their case, the Toyota Prius. Other stars, including George Clooney, are going all electric with models such as the Tesla Roadster.

While Hollywood celebs seem to be embracing the new breed of eco cars, the rest of us are rather trailing behind. A hybrid or electric car may be too expensive or not suit our day-to-day needs for various reasons, but ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required