Role of Transit in a Low-GHG California
Reducing the impact of green house gas (GHG) emission on the environment has become a national priority. About half of all GHG emissions in the U.S. come from transportation. Transit agencies can play a significant role in slowing the growth of GHG emissions as part of a carbon reduction regime. The State of California had made
Transit Cooperative Research Program, Research Results Digest 89, Public Transportation's Role in Addressing Global Climate Changehttp://www.trb.org/Main/Public/Blurbs/160816.aspx, March 2009.
- This TCRP digest summarizes the mission performed May 9–23, 2008, under TCRP Project J-03, “International Transit Studies Program.” This
digest includes transportation information on the organizations and facilities visited.
Transit Cooperative Research Program, Research Synthesis 72, Use of Biodiesel in a Transit Fleet, 2007.