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Alternate Fuels Will Power 1/3 World’s Vehicles By 2030

By Roy L Hales

Screen-shot-2014-03-18-at-3.43.47-PM1We already possess sufficient clean alternatives to take over from most fossil fuels. Only, the world’s economies are market driven. Clean technologies need to be competitively priced before mass adoption is possible. Some argue this will change as the true cost of fossil fuels becomes more evident. A new Lux Research report uses a more conservative approach, when it predicts alternate fuels will power of the 1/3 world’s vehicles by 2030.

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How Communities Can Reduce Transportation Emissions 50%

By Roy L Hales

Screen shot 2014-03-18 at 3.43.47 PMOur emissions would go down if everyone used electric vehicles, but this would not“reduce traffic congestion, reduce accidents, reduce roadway costs, reduce parking facility costs, improve mobility for non-drivers, improve social equity, improve public fitness and health, reduce sprawl, eliminate hazardous waste, or protect threatened habitat.” cars were electric “ However Todd Litman, founder and  Executive Director of the Victoria Transport Policy Institute, suggests there is a more sustainable way that communities can reduce transportation emissions 50%.
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