Ports Propose Clean Trucks Program
Initiative to replace or retrofit 16,000 harbor trucks
June 1, 2007
The ports of Long Beach and Los Angeles are developing a sweeping proposal to replace or retrofit the 16,000 diesel-powered trucks working the ports to reduce air pollution by 80 percent within five years. Following an enormous public response to a request for comments on a draft "clean trucks" proposal, the ports are now evaluating those suggestions and conducting an economic impact study.
For the latest news on the proposed program, click here.
To view a program summary and Q&A, click here. For more info, view the Clean Trucks Program Fact Sheet; a PDF of the presentation; a list of stakeholder group members, the program Q&A in Spanish; Fact Sheet in Spanish; Questions & Comments.
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