Air Quality Impacts of Biofuels and Other Transportation Options
A new life cycle analysis of conventional and alternative vehicles and their air pollution-related public health impacts from BBE's assistant professor, Jason Hill and others shows that switching to vehicles powered by electricity made using natural gas yields large health benefits.
- Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences: Life cycle air quality impacts of conventional and alternative light-duty transportation in the United States
- Associated Press Article: Study: Your all-electric car may not be so green
- The Economist: Cleaner than what? Why an electric car may be much dirtier than a petrol one
- University of Minnesota News: Switching to vehicles powered by electricity from renewables could save lives
- WCCO News Report