Transportation in BC
MARKET AND PUBLIC POLICY
The aim of this theme is to evaluate and exploit the potential of a range of vehicle technologies to reduce GHG emissions in the transportation sector in BC.
A techno-economic model for the deployment of low- or zero-carbon transportation infrastructures in British Columbia (for natural gas, electricity, and hydrogen).
TRANSPORT MODE ELECTRIFICATION
This theme will examine the prospects for GHG reductions through drivetrain electrification.
CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES
The economic, environmental and geopolitical impacts of air and surface transportation are significant. In British Columbia, the sector is the single largest source of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, accounting for 39% of the total in 2013.