Transportation Resources

All transportation resources

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Woman using key fob to lock white electric vehicle that is charging

Federal EV Policy

Policies to increase EV adoption are an important component of a broad agenda to increase access to all modes of clean personal mobility and goods movement.
Podcast
Got Science? The Podcast - Dave Cooke

The EV Promise

Vehicles expert Dr. Dave Cooke explains how US automakers make big environmental promises while lobbying to pollute.
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Proterra electric transit bus in Bellevue, Washington

Clean Fuel Standards

Grappling with climate change requires transforming how we power our economy, and no sector requires more fundamental change than transportation, which accounts for the largest share of US global warming pollution.
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A red Nissan EV at a charging station in Maine

Rural Communities and TCI

The Transportation and Climate Initiative (TCI) seeks to improve transportation, develop the clean energy economy and reduce carbon emissions from the transportation sector.
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red Tesla EV at 2019 LA Auto Show

Cleaner EVs

Electric vehicles will be an important part of the US transportation future—especially when charged by a clean electricity grid.
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Man and woman getting into ride-hailing car

Ride-Hailing Climate Risks

Ride-hailing is an attractive option for many travelers, and can increase mobility for households who lack a private vehicle. Yet in communities across the country, ride-hailing is increasing vehicle travel, climate pollution, and congestion.
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Electric semi truck being charged

Ready for Work

The variety of heavy-duty electric vehicles has increased, with many environmental and economic benefits for those considering making the switch.
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Wind turbines in a farm field

Clean Fuels for the Midwest

Increasing the use of cleaner transportation fuels in the Midwestern US is a smart way to help address climate change and support to local economies.
Explainer

What is ZEV?

The Zero Emission Vehicle (ZEV) program is a California state regulation that requires automakers to sell electric cars and trucks in California.