We support the rapid decarbonization of transportation systems because the transportation sector is now the largest contributor to greenhouse gas emissions in the U.S. To meet this goal, we launched Electrify The South, a program to educate and empower individuals, communities, municipalities, policymakers, and utilities to transition to clean, electric transportation throughout the Southeast. Electrifying our transportation sector with renewable energy and increasing vehicle efficiency will help accomplish our goal while bolstering our economy, saving consumers money, and reducing our dependence on oil and the threats from offshore drilling.

Use the Resource: Electric Transportation Policy Toolkit for Local Governments
Read the Report: "Transportation Electrification in the Southeast"
Read our brief: "Transportation Electrification in North Carolina"
Read our brief: "Transportation Electrification in Florida"
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Electric Transportation is a Pro-American Solution

Americans should embrace electric vehicles to free ourselves from petrol dictators, enhance national security, reduce fuel costs for consumers, address the climate crisis, and put an end to hazardous offshore drilling. Our…

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North Carolina’s Electric Transportation Planning Hits High Gear, But the Climb Ahead is Steep

North Carolina’s governor, Roy Cooper, has an ambitious vision to decarbonize the economy, unleash a clean tech job boon, and address the climate crisis - all while centering equity along the way.

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Hands Across the Sand returns to oppose oil drilling

Florida’s coasts are still at risk twelve years after BP’s Deepwater Horizon oil spill.

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