Posts Tagged ‘emissions’

China currently adds 500,000 vehicles to its roads every month! As their economy recovers along with our demand for the goods they produce, more and more Chinese citizens will start leaving their bikes at home for a costly form of transportation (from both an environmental perspective as well as economic). WWF created this demonstration to highlight the environmental impact of driving a car for one day. We think its great. More cars on the road globally will only increase demand for fuel, and put upward pressure on its price. Not that we think other people around the world don’t also have a right to the comforts that we enjoy here in North America. Its just a good reminder for all of us that we play a roll in reducing the global demand on fuel through our transportation choices.


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