Tuesday, June 21, 2011

Berkeley Lab’s Green Transportation Policies Get Raves

The Lab’s success in reducing its fleet size and meeting a Department of Energy mandate two years ahead of schedule was highlighted in a recent Federal Times article. DOE secretary Steve Chu has called for a 35-percent reduction in fleet size by October 2013 from a 2005 baseline. 

Separately, Berkeley Lab’s bike-friendly policies, including showers and an indoor bike rack (pictured) have been featured in a well-received research paper by the UC Transportation Center on “bicycle-oriented design.”  Best Blogger Tips

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