Climate Change Discussion Series: Transportation

Entry_ID: GCRIO 135 GCRIO_Inventory: 0 Entry_Title: Climate Change Discussion Series: Transportation Document_Author: None Agency_Name: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Start_Date: 1992-05-00
Group: Summary
Audience_Interest_Guide: General Interest
Audience_Interest_Guide: Education
Audience_Interest_Guide: Government
Audience_Interest_Guide: Industry

This fact sheet explains that the transportation system in the United States
contributes significantly to greenhouse gas emissions by producing 32% of
total U.S. carbon dioxide emission. It also discusses options for decreasing
CO2 emissions.
Group: Data_Center
Data_Center_Name: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Dataset_ID: 230-F-92-005
Group: Data_Center_Contact
Last_Name: Sibold
First_Name: Kitty
Email: None
Phone: (202) 260-8825
Fax: None
Group: Address
Climate Change Information
Office of Policy Analysis
Climate Change Division (PM 221)
401 M Street, SW
Washington, DC 20460
Storage_Medium: 2 pages printed matter
Parameter: None
Discipline: Applied Sciences > Transportation
Discipline: Life Sciences > Environmental Science
Location: North America > United States
Location: Global
Keyword: greenhouse gases
Keyword: global warming
Keyword: transportation
Keyword: carbon dioxide
Keyword: CO2 emissions
Keyword: emissions reduction
Keyword: air pollution
Keyword: energy efficiency
Keyword: fuel
Keyword: Carpools
Keyword: Mass transit