Saving Money at the Gas Pump: State-by-State Consumer Savings from Stronger Fuel Efficiency and Carbon Pollution Standards

Fact Sheet
September 23, 2010

Included in this fact sheet are the cost savings to consumers resulting from raising car and light truck fuel efficiency standards to 60 mpg and tightening carbon pollution standards to 143 grams/mi by model year 2025. The net savings calculations account for the cost of cleaner vehicle technologies and fuel savings at the pump. The fact sheet provides the volume of fuel saved per state and the money saved per state and per household would occur in 2030. The fact sheet was written by UCS and NRDC.