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Consumer Reports comments on 2020-2023 Investment Plan Update for California’s Clean Transportation Program

These comments were submitted as part of CR’s role as a member of the Clean Transportation Program Advisory Committee for the California Energy Commission. Our…

April 1, 2020

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Consumer Reports: White House roll back of gas mileage rules compounds financial problems for consumers with economy on brink of recession

Weakening nation’s fuel economy standards will cost Americans $300 billion, do nothing to improve safety, and slow auto sales for years to come WASHINGTON, D.C.…

March 31, 2020

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Consumer Reports responds to EPA Science Advisory Board final report about fuel economy rollback plan

The science advisory board of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recently released a final report about the proposed EPA & DOT plan to rollback vehicle…

March 2, 2020

Consumer Reports hosts panel discussion at Washington Auto Show about the future of transportation

Consumer Reports hosted a panel discussion about the future of transportation at the Washington Auto Show in January of 2020. From the discussion, CR produced…

February 28, 2020

Consumer Reports sends letter to Minnesota state senate in support of Low- and Zero-Emission Vehicle programs

Consumer Reports sent a letter to Chair Carrie Ruud and members of the Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance Committee of the Minnesota…

February 25, 2020

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Consumer Reports calls on automakers to drop support for rollback of federal gas mileage standards

75,000 consumers join CR in petitioning GM, Toyota, Fiat Chrysler and others to end their legal fight against state clean car authority WASHINGTON, D.C. —…

January 22, 2020

The Rise of the Crossover: The segment that’s really driving the auto industry’s sales

Over the past 20 years, a new type of vehicle called a ‘crossover’ has quietly taken over the automotive industry. Crossovers have grown from under…

December 19, 2019

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Consumer Reports and Minnesotans petition for Low- and Zero-Emission Vehicle standards

CR also submits public comments to state detailing consumer benefits, including nearly $9 billion in savings by adopting LEV SAINT PAUL, MN — Consumer Reports submitted public…

December 6, 2019

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Nevada plans action to protect consumers from the threat of worsening air pollution and fuel bills

RENO, NV — Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak today announced plans to begin the process of adopting ‘Low Emission Vehicle’ (LEV) standards for the state. Recent…

November 22, 2019

Comment to California Air Resources Board on Reforms to Clean Vehicle Rebate Program

The Clean Vehicle Rebate Program provides incentives for consumers to buy or lease low and zero emission vehicles, which is critical to reducing air pollution…

November 15, 2019

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