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Impacts of New Fuel Efficiency Standards.

7 September 2012

This August the Environmental Protection Agency and Department of Transportation announced that fuel efficiency standards will increase to 54.5 mpg by 2025. Currently,  transportation is about 36% of total CO2 emissions in Minnesota, most from individual cars and light trucks. As shown by this infographic from the PEW Charitable Trust , this new standard has the potential to greatly reduce CO2 emissions and the amount of money we spend on gas. Are you excited to upgrade to an energy efficient vehicle!?Infographic: Driving to 54.5 MPG

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