Archived Events

Policy & Popcorn: Open House Lunch with Students and Faculty at the Institute for Transportation Studies at UC Davis

Join us for an open house and learn about the Transportation Technology and Policy (TTP) Program at the Institute for Transportation Studies at UC Davis (ITS-Davis)! This is an opportunity to meet one-on-one with current graduate students, policy staff, researchers, and faculty at the leading university center in the world on sustainable transportation.

Impact Debate: The Future of Trucking

Transporting goods by long-haul vehicles is a key element to healthy economies, but currently brings significant carbon emissions. Battery electric and hydrogen fuel cell electric vehicles have emerged as solutions that promise to move these goods emissions free. Fossil fuel combustion, the long-term incumbent, is becoming cleaner and more efficient while these technologies emerge. The resolution to be debated today is which of these 3 technologies will dominate long-distance road freight.