27 Sep '13, 6pm

Green parking makes your car more efficient when it's not moving

Green parking makes your car more efficient when it's not moving

Concrete and painted lines is so 1999. Parking garages could be taken to a new level with more electric vehicle charging stations and better energy efficiency, space utilization and completely automated systems. Put it all together and it shows that parking should be getting more respect, says Paul Wessel, executive director of Green Parking Council, telling The New York Times , "The parking industry has had something of a Rodney Dangerfield complex, but that's changing now." Green Parking Council hosted an "innovation salon" in mid-September at BMW i Ventures' office in Lower Manhattan. Garages haven't changed very much in recent decades, but the need for more EV charging stations in garages has prompted rethinking what can be done, Wessel said. New technologies at parking garages could include energy-efficient lighting capable of dimming when customers are gone, solar pa...

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