Shifting Gears
20 Tools for Reducing Global Warming Pollution from New England's Transportation System

Executive Summary

Transportation is the leading source of carbon dioxide emissions in New England. To meet the region’s targets for reducing its contribution to global warming, policy-makers must find ways to reduce emissions from the transportation sector. Shifting Gears provides 20 policy ideas the region’s leaders can use to reduce transportation-sector emissions, along with case studies describing how communities and states in New England and elsewhere are using those ideas to curb global warming pollution and expand transportation choices.