transportation department us

Top Tweets
Poll shows strong voter support for suing oil companies over climate impact
Amid LNG’s Gulf Coast expansion, community hopes to stand in its way
Trump vows to dismantle Biden’s electric vehicle policies
gardens biodiversity climate resilience
Biden administration outlines plan to build more E.V. chargers

Biden administration outlines plan to build more E.V. chargers

Using $5 billion that Congress allocated last year, the Biden administration would require states to install high-voltage chargers along interstate highways.
pollution biden toxics
www.nytimes.com

Biden, in a push to phase out gas cars, will tighten pollution rules

The president is expected to restore and strengthen tailpipe emissions regulations from the Obama era and set a target that half of all vehicles sold in the United States be electric by 2030.
New tax on number of miles you drive? Incoming Transportation Secretary Buttigieg likes the idea | Just The News
justthenews.com

New tax on number of miles you drive? Incoming Transportation Secretary Buttigieg likes the idea | Just The News

Buttigieg endorsed moving to a vehicle miles traveled (VMT) system as a presidential candidate.
Buttigieg’s climate promises: What could he actually do?
www.nytimes.com

Buttigieg’s climate promises: What could he actually do?

The Transportation Department, which holds sway over planes, trains and automobiles, faces limits on how it spends money. Still, here are five possible steps.
Biden taps Pete Buttigieg for transportation secretary
www.nytimes.com

Biden taps Pete Buttigieg for transportation secretary

Mr. Buttigieg would bring a younger voice to the cabinet and add to its diversity as its first openly gay member.
Trump calls new fuel economy rule a boon. Some experts see steep costs
www.nytimes.com

Trump calls new fuel economy rule a boon. Some experts see steep costs

The president said the measure, announced Tuesday, would lift the economy, but outside analysts said the administration's rosy numbers did not represent an accurate accounting of its costs.
White House prepares to revoke California's right to set tougher pollution rules
www.nytimes.com

White House prepares to revoke California's right to set tougher pollution rules

The move is a direct challenge to California but also the latest sign the president’s broader effort to roll back fuel economy standards has fallen into disarray.
ORIGINAL REPORTING
MOST POPULAR
CLIMATE