Jump to main content or area navigation.

Contact Us

Transportation and Climate

Strategies & Analysis

 five small sized images in a line, including fueling a vehicle, passenger vehicle, train, tractor, and truck

NOTE: You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader, available as a free download, to view some of the files on this page. See EPA's PDF page to learn more about PDF, and for a link to the free Acrobat Reader.

Approaches for reducing greenhouse gases from transportation include using low greenhouse gas fuels, improving vehicle technologies, reducing the number of vehicle miles traveled, and operating vehicles more efficiently. In combination, system approaches that combine these strategies can reduce transportation-related emissions significantly.

For information on the reductions that the U.S. transportation sector could achieve in greenhouse gas emissions and oil consumption, as requested by Senator Kerry, see:

For more information on system approaches that combine technology, fuels, and travel efficiency, see:

This page is maintained by EPA's Office of Transportation and Air Quality (OTAQ).
For more: About Us | Get E-mail Updates | Browse the A to Z Subject Index.

Jump to main content.