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Rolling Out a ‘Clean Diesel’ Locomotive

KQED Science | November 22, 2013 | 1 Comment

Rolling Out a ‘Clean Diesel’ Locomotive

"Clean diesel" cars are now common on the highways. A new locomotive now takes that concept to the rails--with a few other bells and whistles.

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Bay Area Regulators Will Monitor Pollution From Highways

KQED Science | September 16, 2013 | 0 Comments

Bay Area Regulators Will Monitor Pollution From Highways

Three new monitors to measure vehicle emissions are going up this year at congested traffic corridors in the Bay Area.

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Sweeping Plan Would Limit Sprawl in Bay Area Communities

KQED Science | July 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

Sweeping Plan Would Limit Sprawl in Bay Area Communities

Regional planners have approved a new land use plan for the Bay Area. Plan Bay Area, as it’s known, is designed to cut greenhouse gas emissions 15 percent per capita over the next 20 years by focusing development in zones close to downtown areas and transit hubs.

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