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Curbing Oil Consumption with Plug-In Cars

America's current fleet of cars and trucks leaves us dependent on oil, and contributes to air pollution that fuels global warming and harms our health....

Jun 14, 2010 Report
President Obama’s high risk gamble on new reactors undermines the fight against global warming

In February 2010, the Obama administration announced that it would help finance two new nuclear reactors at the Vogtle nuclear power station in Georgia, offering...

Jun 1, 2010 Report
Why the Peach State Should Invest in Transit for the 21st Century

Georgia is in a transportation crisis. Roadway congestion wastes time and energy, tailpipe pollution causes health and environmental problems, and our oil dependence only grows....

Jun 1, 2010 Report

Can we do without deep offshore drilling? That’s the question that Brooks never poses. But it’s the one that Americans should be asking.

May 28, 2010 Blog Post

Can we build suburbs that deliver the kinds of livability benefits Secretary LaHood is talking about? Absolutely. And transportation policy is a critical component in...

May 26, 2010 Blog Post

If we're going to reduce America's dependence on oil - and prevent future disasters like the BP oil spill - steps like the one President...

May 21, 2010 Blog Post

Because there is no way that companies could obtain insurance to compensate them for ALL liabilities in case of an accident, liability limits such as...

May 20, 2010 Blog Post

The Brookings report documents something that has been apparent now – at least anecdotally – for several years, which is that America’s cities (some of...

May 19, 2010 Blog Post

If the new government follows through on these measures, we can add Britain to the list of countries embracing a new energy future that cuts...

May 17, 2010 Blog Post
Massachusetts Quasi-Public Agencies and the Need for Transparency

In Massachusetts, quasi-public agencies perform vital government functions, delivering essential services such as operating public buses and rail systems, delivering drinking water and managing public...

May 16, 2010 Report

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