Reduce growth rate of light-duty vehicle travel to meet 2050 global climate goals

Jalel Sager, Joshua S. Apte, Derek M Lemoine, Daniel M. Kammen

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Abstract

Strong policies to constrain increasing global use of light-duty vehicles (cars and light trucks) should complement fuel efficiency and carbon intensity improvements in order to meet international greenhouse gas emission and climate targets for the year 2050.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Article number024018
JournalEnvironmental Research Letters
Volume6
Issue number2
DOIs
StatePublished - 2011

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Motor Vehicles
Climate
Gas emissions
Greenhouse gases
Trucks
global climate
automobile
greenhouse gas
Railroad cars
Carbon
Gases
Light
carbon
climate
Growth
policy
travel
vehicle

Keywords

  • sustainability
  • transportation

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Environmental Science(all)
  • Renewable Energy, Sustainability and the Environment
  • Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health

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Reduce growth rate of light-duty vehicle travel to meet 2050 global climate goals. / Sager, Jalel; Apte, Joshua S.; Lemoine, Derek M; Kammen, Daniel M.

In: Environmental Research Letters, Vol. 6, No. 2, 024018, 2011.

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