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West Coast States Adopt Strong Vehicle Emissions Standards

States on the American west coast lead in reducing greenhouse gas emissions. All west coast states now have regulations requiring the sale of zero-emissions light, medium, and heavy-duty vehicles. Transportation accounts for 29 percent of U.S. greenhouse gas emissions.  Washington is the latest state in the region to pass new vehicle emissions standards. In November, […]Read More

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EPA Tackles Air Pollution with New Cleaner Fuels Rule

Taking a systems approach to tackle the problem of air pollution and greenhouse gas emissions, the EPA's new Tier 3 motor vehicle emissions rule reduces the sulfur content of fuels for passenger cars and trucks, which in turn will improve human and environmental health and sustainability by cutting down on a range of pollutants.Read More