27 Mar '17, 1pm

Why stronger fuel efficiency standards are so important

Why stronger fuel efficiency standards are so important

TreeHugger used to be all about incremental steps you could take to reduce your carbon footprint, but most of our readers have changed their lightbulbs by now and we totally gave up on clotheslines. The problems we face are so huge that it almost was surprising to see the article in the New York Times titled What You Can Do About Climate Change , talking about turning down your thermostat or driving more slowly. I was not alone: This kind of small-step, personal-choice take is disastrously out-of-touch with huge leaps climate reality demands: https://t.co/nGoqGLnm3y — Alex Steffen (@AlexSteffen) March 26, 2017 But then I noticed who the authors were: Michael Sivak and Brandon Schoettle, who have been quoted on TreeHugger many times; Michael Sivak is a research professor and Brandon Schoettle is a project manager at the University of Michigan Transportation Research Institu...

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