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UC Davis Environmental Justice Fellowship

Access and submit an application Application Opens: September 20th, 2021 Online Open House Session: TBD Application Deadline: October 25th, 2021 Program Start: January 2022 To immerse community expertise into academic research and public policy, the UC Davis Institute of Transportation Studies and Energy (ITS),  the Energy and Efficiency Institute (EEI), the Center for Regional Changes, […]

How to decarbonize California transportation by 2045

Transportation is the largest source of greenhouse gas emissions in California. In order to achieve the state’s goals of carbon neutrality by 2045 and avoid the worst impacts of climate change, decarbonizing this sector is essential. But such a transition is unlikely to occur rapidly without key policy intervention.

New Review Explores the Future of Road Electrification in the United States

A review by the Policy Institute’s Austin Brown, Kelly Fleming and Hannah Safford exploring the available technologies and key challenges for electrification of the transportation sector. Electrification is necessary to fight the current impacts of transportation on climate change, and is possible with current and future technologies, infrastructure and policy.