Technology and Fuels Assessments
CARB staff, along with South Coast Air Quality Management District (SCAQMD) staff have developed technology and fuels assessments for a variety of source categories, including:
- Trucks and Buses
- Transport Refrigeration Units (TRU)
- Fuels – both conventional and alternative fuels
- Ocean-Going Vessels (OGV)
- Commercial Harbor Craft (CHC) (SCAQMD lead)
- Cargo Handling Equipment (CHE) and
- Aviation – including aircraft and ground support equipment.
For each technology, the assessment included a description of the technology, its suitability in different applications, and emissions levels.
These technology and fuels assessments support CARB planning and regulatory efforts, including:
- Sustainable Freight Action Plan
- State Implementation Plans
- 2020 Mobile Source Strategy
- 2016 Mobile Source Strategy
- Funding Plans
- Governor’s Zero-Emission Vehicle Action Plan and
- Governor’s Petroleum Reduction Goals.
Technology and Fuels Assessment Reports
View the Draft Truck and Bus Sector Description for supporting information.
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