Replace car trips with transit, biking, walking, telecommuting, combining trips, or carpooling
For more information on sustainable transportation options visit Commuter Services.
Make your next vehicle a plug-in electric
Electric vehicle (EV) technology is now fully capable of replacing your “gasmobile”, especially if you live in a two-car household. The 2020 generation of EVs are cheaper to own, more fun to drive, and just overall better than the equivalent gasoline-fueled cars – with dramatically lower carbon emissions. Learn more at driveelectricmn.org
Community Energy Goal: 75% reduction in citywide energy-related greenhouse gas emissions.
Electricity Goal: 95% reduction in citywide electricity-related greenhouse gas emissions
Natural Gas: 33% reduction in citywide. natural gas-related greenhouse gas emissions .
Transportation: Pursue all viable opportunities for promoting the elimination of vehicle emissions, including support for electric vehicles, increased public transportation, higher-density and mixed-use zoning, additional biking and pedestrian infrastructure, and telecommuting.