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Green Living

How green is Holland?

Holland has a dirty secret. To outsiders, it may seem a green idyll, where cycling and recycling are the norm. But scratch the surface, says Ben Coates, and you find a crowded, carbon-spewing, urban nation spectacularly addicted to fossil fuels

Are e-cars the future of motoring?

Despite scoffs and derision, Jamie Merrill has always felt e-cars were the way forward. Now that battery technology has caught up with him, he takes a charge and heads for Glasgow to make a point. But...