Tuesday, 7 November 2017

Largest US port complex approves plan to reach zero emissions

Source: SFGATE, by Tony Barboza

Tony Barboza reported, "LOS ANGELES — The nation’s largest port complex has approved a sweeping plan to slash air pollution by encouraging the phaseout of diesel trucks in favor of natural gas and, ultimately, zero-emission trucks and cargo-handling equipment over the next two decades. The Clean Air Action Plan, unanimously adopted at a joint meeting of Los Angeles and Long Beach harbor commissioners, provides a framework for transforming the huge hub for freight-moving trucks, trains and ships to cleaner technologies through 2035. (...)"

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