News Analysis

California Seeks Reduced Emissions Through Regional Planning

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Vol. 15, No. 10) by providing incentives for compact, transit-oriented development. Passenger vehicles account for 30% of California’s greenhouse gas emissions, and although fuel-efficient vehicles are one part of California’s plan to reduce those emissions, SB 375 focuses on creating settlement patterns that discourage car-dependence and long commutes.

Published October 29, 2008