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Colorado Moves to Adopt Clean Car Standards

Colorado is making news by standing up to the Trump administration’s efforts to dramatically roll back

New Study Shows Strong Standards Produce Jobs, Cleaner Cars

A new economic study looking at the impacts of national and state clean car standards shows these programs will benefit the economy, create more jobs, and cut pollution.

California Goes Big on EVs

Governor Brown released an Executive Order today providing the details of an initiative to put 5 million electric-drive vehicles (EVs) on the road by 2030, part of a new goal announced yesterday in his

The World's Biggest EV Program Was Just Adopted. Here's Why.

China unveiled new, significant requirements for automakers to produce electric vehicles as part of its fuel efficiency rules for cars and trucks.

New Progress Report Shows Low Carbon Fuel Standard Working

California released an encouraging batch of new numbers today that confirm continued success in the state’s effort to expand the use of cleaner fuels.

CA Officials Reaffirm Clean Cars Standards [Updated]

[This is an update from my previous blog] Officials from the California Air Resources Board (ARB) voted unanimously to reaffirm the state's clean car standards today at their hearing in Riverside, CA – a city facing among the worst air pollution in the nation – giving an official green light to s