Electrifying Buses

Supervisor candidate wants all SF buses to run on batteries Board of Supervisors candidate Nick Josefowitz’s campaign opposes what he calls Muni’s “dirty” diesel buses, and contends Muni’s fleet should be replaced to help fight climate change. “We should put in place...

Climate Friendly Travel: Drive or Fly?

Of course it’s best to bike with your vegan dish to the potluck… but if you are traveling, there are ways to reduce the carbon footprint even if you don’t have an Electric Vehicle. EV Rental A holiday tour could be the time to try out an EV. Browse online...

BAAQMD Commuter Benefits Program

Here’s an article that member Harry Chomsky wrote in November 2014 about the Commuter Benefits Program run by the Bay Area Air Quality Management District (BAAQMD). Read the article and stay tuned for updates (spoiler alert: the new federal budget is not...

Taxing TNCs for Transit, Road Use

Citizens like the idea that TNCs (Transit Network Companies such as Uber and Lyft) ought to pay to use public streets for their profit, as taxis do. New York does it. Chicago does it. Can SF do it? Poll: Voters support new transit taxes, especially on Uber, Lyft A...