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State Officials Announce Transportation Sector Emissions Listening Sessions Posted on Oct 13

State Officials Announce Transportation Sector Emissions Listening Sessions

The Baker-Polito Administration today announced dates for a series of listening sessions across the Commonwealth to discuss solutions to the challenge of reducing greenhouse gas emissions from the transportation sector. The public forums, to be hosted by the Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs   …Continue Reading State Officials Announce Transportation Sector Emissions Listening Sessions

Electronic Tolling: Improving the Environment Posted on Jul 11

Electronic Tolling: Improving the Environment

Transportation is a big contributor of greenhouse gas emissions. In the United States, the transportation industry alone is responsible for over a fourth of emissions. Vehicles such as passenger cars and light-duty trucks (sport utility vehicles, pickup trucks, and minivans) make up more than half   …Continue Reading Electronic Tolling: Improving the Environment

Major Climate and Transportation Initiative Launched Posted on Jun 16

Massachusetts joined with ten U.S. states and the District of Columbia in announcing the creation of the Transportation and Climate Initiative (TCI) – a new regional transportation approach that will help states build the clean energy economy of the future. The group, which includes top   …Continue Reading Major Climate and Transportation Initiative Launched