TY - CHAP A1 - Alfredo Santana-Diaz ED1 - Marquidia Pacheco Y1 - 2019-04-10 PY - 2019 T1 - Electric Vehicles Are a Zero-Emission Technology? N2 - The aim of this book is to compile some of the green technologies applied to improve the environment on Earth. The success of these technologies is built from humility; from this ethical principle, the concept of honest broker is defined in this work. Some of the biggest environmental problems, such as soil pollution by heavy metals and pollution from the mining industry and massive coal plants, are also addressed. Additional subjects depicted here include geothermal energy, plasma technology, and the correct use of electric vehicles, and demonstrate a promising scenario to diminish greenhouse gases. Likewise, caring for wildlife is essential; the correct use of certain technologies depicted here can contribute to their conservation. BT - Green Technologies to Improve the Environment on Earth SP - Ch. 6 UR - https://doi.org/10.5772/intechopen.81998 DO - 10.5772/intechopen.81998 SN - 978-1-78985-620-0 PB - IntechOpen CY - Rijeka Y2 - 2020-11-24 ER -