fuel economy standards

Canada won't sign on to U.S. fuel standards for the first time in two decades, a decision made after they were loosened by President Donald Trump.
“The idea we’re going to roll back the auto standards is absurd," the governor said in Washington.
Strong, smart fuel efficiency policies will help put money back into the pockets of consumers and truckers from savings at the pump, while giving the U.S., and our planet, an extended breath of fresh air.
This June, as part of the rule, there is a "Mid-term Review" where the government has to review the standards, decide to strengthen, weaken or just reaffirm them. As we approach this review, it is appropriate that we separate truth from fiction.
The debate over Keystone shouldn't end in a standoff between the environment and jobs. It is about the kind of future we want to embrace.
Thanks in large part to fuel economy standards on the federal level and clean car standards in California, the average fuel economy of new cars hit an all-time high of 24.8 mpg in 2013.
2013-09-23-EntChallenge.jpgMy nonprofit group, Ceres, has been working closely with Ford and GM for many years as the companies have taken their sustainability journey.
The groundswell of support for the first Earth Day was indeed a potent force. It was the catalyst for change and launched
Gina McCarthy has been tapped to lead the Environmental Protection Agency, and given her track record of protecting America's families from toxic pollution, her confirmation will help us all breathe easier.
We may not be keeping pace with these pressures, but leading companies continue to evolve more sustainable strategies and tactics. Let's look at some top macro- and company-level stories.