Sustainable Solutions


  
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Product Lifecycle
Fuel Efficiency
Driving Behaviors
Alternative Fuel Sources
Public Transportation System
Land Use Planning
Long-term Change
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There are many options available today for improving the sustainability of our transportation systems. The “best” solutions likely vary by region, with different combinations of options working in under different scenarios.

  • The green transportation hierarchy is the basic concept behind transportation reform groups all over the world. The hierarchy puts cyclists and pedestrians first, rewarding their low cost, space efficiency and low environmental impact. Single occupancy vehicles are last. Trucks are not last due to the vital commercial functions that they serve. http://www.transalt.org/files/newsroom/magazine/012Spring/09hierarchy.html