• Transportation Research Board

      TRB 98th Annual Meeting

      January 13–17, 2019

    • Interactive Program


Annual Meeting Event Detail

Lectern Session 1179

Decarbonizing Transportation: Current Efforts and Ongoing Needs (for the #1 Source of Greenhouse Gas Emissions in the United States)

Monday 10:15 AM- 12:00 PM
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Vicki Arroyo, Georgetown University, presiding
Sponsored by:
Standing Committee on Transportation and Sustainability (ADD40)
Special Task Force on Climate Change and Energy (A0020T)

Transportation is now the #1 source of GHG emissions in the US.  We’ll hear about current efforts decarbonize transportation at the subnational, state, and local levels and some of the related challenges, opportunities, and research needs.

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Title Presentation Number
California’s Greenhouse Gas Policies: Technical and Political Challenges and Successes
Daniel Sperling, University of California, Davis
Planning, Policy, and Opportunity for Clean Transportation: Regional Cooperation Through the Transportation and Climate Initiative
Meredith Brady, Rhode Island Department of Transportation
Norway’s Programs and Incentives for Electrification of Transport
Karine Hertzberg, Embassy of Norway
The Smart Columbus Electrification Plan
Bud Braughton, City of Columbus