Paris & You
So, that happened. What to do now? This should always be the question asked in response to terrible public policy decisions. In this case the response is obvious. Consider the fact that the transportation systems alone of the United States produce more greenhouse gasses than any other economy in the world except for China. That is an astonishing data point. The solution is to do everything possible to reduce over-the-road freight (trucks) and travel by single-occupancy vehicles. Local policies can move the needle on those modes. State policies can move the needle on those modes. You have the power to influence local policies, maybe even state policies. So do it!.