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Unlocking the power of school transportation to build resilience and a clean energy future

Electric school buses have established themselves as a clean, reliable, cost-effective alternative to their diesel-powered predecessors. As well as improving our children’s health and...

Mar 15, 2022 Report

The U.S. Energy Information Administration's Annual Energy Outlook 2022 warns of the dangers of inaction on climate change. But it also points to the possibility...

Mar 8, 2022 Blog Post

Walkability has become a highly sought-after neighborhood trait, but many American cities just aren’t designed for it. With more funding available today than ever before...

Mar 7, 2022 Blog Post

The federal infrastructure bill passed by Congress in November includes funding to replace some of the lead service lines that contaminate the drinking water to...

Mar 4, 2022 Blog Post
How we pay for transportation, why it's not working, and how to fix it

The U.S. system of transportation finance, designed a century ago with the sole purpose of funding the construction of the nation’s highways, is today a...

Mar 3, 2022 Report

Though the pandemic kept many of us home in 2020, Americans drove nearly as much in 2021 as in 2019. Here's the data.

Feb 23, 2022 Blog Post

Abundance of good things is a good thing. And a political agenda designed to get more good things to more people is a worthwhile...

Feb 17, 2022 Blog Post

Americans drive a whole lot more than most other people in the world. That means more noise, more pollution and more deaths. Maybe it's time...

Feb 14, 2022 Blog Post
Exploring small-scale solar's potential to improve grid resilience during a deep freeze event

In February 2021, Texas' electricity system failed amid a prolonged cold snap - leaving millions of Texans shivering or in the dark. Rooftop solar power,...

Feb 10, 2022 Report

As the winter storm that hit Texas last February showed, our energy system is fragile, and when it fails lots of people suffer. But transitioning...

Feb 1, 2022 Blog Post

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