US fuel economy rollback would increase transportation emissions 11% – report

Published 21:12 on July 24, 2018  /  Last updated at 22:48 on July 24, 2018  /  Americas, Canada, US  /  No Comments

The Trump administration’s reported plan to downgrade US vehicle fuel economy standards and revoke California’s authority to set more stringent targets would lead to higher transport sector emissions and greater economic and health losses, according to a policy brief issued Tuesday.

The Trump administration’s reported plan to downgrade US vehicle fuel economy standards and revoke California’s authority to set more stringent targets would lead to higher transport sector emissions and greater economic and health losses, according to a policy brief issued Tuesday.

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