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What Biden’s Other Cabinet Picks Might Mean For Sustainable Transportation

On Dec 17, 2020
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President-elect @JoeBiden's selection of transit enthusiast @PeteButtigieg for Transportation Secretary grabbed headlines on Tuesday. But two other cabinet appointments that came down on the same day could be a reminder that Amtrak Joe is also EV Joe. https://t.co/MKiPu9VAy0
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Pete Buttigieg drew most of the attention earlier this week, but two other key cabinet appointments this week could signal that electric vehicles remain at the center of the President-elect’s…

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On Dec 17, 2020
@StreetsblogUSA shared
President-elect @JoeBiden's selection of transit enthusiast @PeteButtigieg for Transportation Secretary grabbed headlines on Tuesday. But two other cabinet appointments that came down on the same day could be a reminder that Amtrak Joe is also EV Joe. https://t.co/MKiPu9VAy0
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What Biden’s Other Cabinet Picks Might Mean For Sustainable Transportation

What Biden’s Other Cabinet Picks Might Mean For Sustainable Transportation

Pete Buttigieg drew most of the attention earlier this week, but two other key cabinet appointments this week could signal that electric vehicles remain at the center of the ...

Aboard Hybrid Electric Ferry on the San Francisco Bay, Governor Brown Signs Bills to Promote Zero-Emission Vehicles, Reduce Carbon Emissions

Aboard Hybrid Electric Ferry on the San Francisco Bay, Governor Brown Signs Bills to Promote Zero-Emission Vehicles, Reduce Carbon Emissions

The bills signed by the Governor today include: AB 193 (Cervantes) creates the Zero-Emission Assurance Project, which will provide a rebate for the purchase of a replacement battery or fuel ...

Driving Down Emissions

Driving Down Emissions

Can Reducing Driving be a Key Part of US Climate Action?

Local climate efforts won't be enough to undo Trump's inaction, study says

Local climate efforts won't be enough to undo Trump's inaction, study says

The onus still falls on national governments to cut emissions to stave off the worst impacts of climate change, Yale researchers say

What lifestyle changes will shrink your carbon footprint the most?

What lifestyle changes will shrink your carbon footprint the most?

You can reduce your carbon emissions, but the most influential changes will depend on your circumstances.

Trump’s Fuel Efficiency Reduction Would Be Largest Anti-Climate Rollback Ever

Trump’s Fuel Efficiency Reduction Would Be Largest Anti-Climate Rollback Ever

The more stringent standard for passenger vehicles passed under the Obama administration would have saved 6 billion tons of greenhouse gases.

Study: Widespread electric vehicle adoption would save billions of dollars, thousands of lives

Study: Widespread electric vehicle adoption would save billions of dollars, thousands of lives

If electric vehicles replaced 25 percent of combustion engine cars currently on the road, the United States would save approximately $17 billion annually by avoiding damages from climate ...

The National Climate Assessment shows that the costs of doing nothing on climate change are immense.

The National Climate Assessment shows that the costs of doing nothing on climate change are immense.

The National Climate Assessment shows that the costs of doing nothing on climate change are immense.

The Transportation Climate Initiative, explained

The Transportation Climate Initiative, explained

With federal action limited on climate change, states have been stepping up to do their part. The latest move is the Transportation and Climate Initiative, an alliance among states from ...

Ford And GM Lied. The Planet Died. Part Two

Ford And GM Lied. The Planet Died. Part Two

In Part Two, we explore how Ford and GM funded climate denial and gamed the fuel economy system.

States vow to press fight against Trump’s car fuel rules

States vow to press fight against Trump’s car fuel rules

LOS ANGELES (AP) — State prosecutors from California to Massachusetts blasted the Trump administration Thursday for proposing weaker auto fuel-efficiency standards they said ...

Climate Change Mitigation: Regions

Climate Change Mitigation: Regions

For these reasons, reducing regional sprawl is key to reducing overall GHG emissions. According to the National Renewable Energy Laboratory, smart growth policies and increased use of ...

Nine States and D.C. to Design Regional Approach to Cap Greenhouse Gas Pollution from Transportation

Nine States and D.C. to Design Regional Approach to Cap Greenhouse Gas Pollution from Transportation

All the participating jurisdictions are members of the Transportation and Climate Initiative (TCI), a regional collaboration of Northeast and Mid-Atlantic states and the District of ...

Rejecting the gravity of climate change equates to 'reckless disregard'

Rejecting the gravity of climate change equates to 'reckless disregard'

Congress and the Trump administration recognize the dangers of climate change but have done practically nothing to protect the American public.