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U.S. Tightens Car Mileage Rules, Part of Strategy to Fight Climate Change

Posted on AllSides June 7th, 2024
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Alyssa Schukar for The New York Times

The Biden administration on Friday tightened vehicle fuel mileage standards, part of its strategy to transform the American auto market into one that is dominated by electric vehicles that do not emit the pollution that is heating the planet.

The new mileage standards announced by the Transportation Department are among several regulations the administration is using to prod carmakers to produce more electric vehicles. In April, the Environmental Protection Agency issued strict new limits on tailpipe pollution that are designed to ensure that the majority of new passenger cars and...

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