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Transportation Research Board (TRB)
  • Georgetown Climate Center

    The nonpartisan Georgetown Climate Center, based at Georgetown Law, seeks to advance effective climate, energy, and transportation policies in the United States—policies that reduce greenhouse gas emissions and help communities adapt to climate change.

  • Transportation Research Board

    Transportation Research Board Homepage. TRB promotes innovation and progress in transportation through research. TRB provides services to exchange information on current transportation research and practice and manage cooperative research programs and publications.

  • Transit Cooperative Research Program (TCRP)

    TCRP was established under Federal Transit Administration (FTA) and undertakes research and other technical activities in response to the needs of transit service providers.

  • National Cooperative Highway Research Program (NCHRP)

    NCHRP was created as a means to conduct research in acute problem areas that affect highway planning, design, construction, operation, and maintenance nationwide.

  • TRIS

    TRIS is a bibliographic database funded by sponsors of TRB.

American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO)

    A nonprofit, nonpartisan association representing highway and transportation departments in the 50 states, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico and all five transportation modes. Its primary goal is to foster the development, operation, and maintenance of an integrated national transportation system.

Air Transport Association
American Public Transportation Association (APTA)
American Petroleum Institute
American Trucking Association
  • American Trucking Association

    Official website of the national image and advocacy organization for the U.S. trucking industry and includes news of interest to truck drivers and owners.

Association of American Railroads
  • Association of American Railroads

    An association of major freight railroads in the U.S., Canada, and Mexico, Amtrak, and several short line holding companies committed to keeping the railroads of North America safe, fast, efficient, clean, technologically advances, and secure.

Center for Clean Air Policy
  • Center for Clean Air Policy

    The Center for Clean Air Policy is an independent, non-profit entity advancing cost-effective and pragmatic policies for climate and air quality.

Climate Change Implementation Working Group - Transportation (2008)
Electric Drive Transportation Association (EDTA)
Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI)
Minnesota Climate Change Advisory Group (2009)
National Academy of Sciences
  • National Academy of Sciences

    The National Academies provides helpful analysis and advice to policymakers and stakeholders through its expert, consensus reports and other activities. The reports are produced by committees of the nation's top scientists, engineers, and other experts who are convened to address key scientific and technical aspects of climate change and other topics.

National Conversation on Climate Action (2009)
  • National Conversation on Climate Action

    A partnership between the Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies, Local Governments for Sustainability, and the Association of Science and Technology Centers.

Pew Center for Climate Change
  • Pew Center for Climate Change

    The Pew Center on Global Climate Change brings together business leaders, policy makers, scientists, and other experts to bring a new approach to a complex and often controversial issue. The Pew Center's approach is based on sound science and a belief that people can work together to protect the climate while sustaining economic growth.

Sustainability Program (Oct. 2008)
  • Sustainability Program

    Information on ODOT's actions towards sustainability, including a report on the agency's climate change related efforts.

Union of Concerned Scientists
  • Union of Concerned Scientist

    The Union of Concerned Scientists is a science-based nonprofit group working for a healthy environment and a safer world and combines independent scientific research and citizen action to develop innovative, practical solutions and to secure responsible changes in government policy, corporate practices, and consumer choices.

Washington State Department of Transportation


Environment Canada
Transport Canada

European Union

European Union Directorate-General for Energy and Transport

International Sites

International Energy Agency (IEA)
  • International Energy Agency

    An agency linked to the OECD that represents 25 countries and helps develop joint measures to meet oil supply emergencies, share energy information, co-ordinate energy policies, and co-operate in the development of energy programs.

  • IEA Climate Change Page

    IEA documents and summaries of publications about climate change and greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, including transportation-related issues.

Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)
  • Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change

    An international panel that assesses published scientific, technical and socio-economic information about the risk of human-induced climate change. The IPCC provides scientific, technical and socio-economic advice to the Parties to the UNFCCC. The panel is open to all members of the World Meteorological Organization and the United Nations Environmental Programme.

International Maritime Organization (IMO)
International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO)
Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD)
Resources for the Future (RFF)
  • Resources for the Future

    Resources for the Future is a nonprofit and nonpartisan organization that conducts independent research on environmental, energy, and natural resource issues and comprises of programs in nations around the world.

The United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC)
The World Bank
  • World Bank Climate Change Page

    Information on World Bank activity related to climate change, and on international projects to reduce or prevent GHG emissions.

World Resources Institute
  • World Resources Institute

    The World Resources Institute (WRI) is an environmental think tank that goes beyond research to find practical ways to protect the earth and improve people's lives. One of WRI four key goals is to protect the global climate system from further harm due to emissions of greenhouse gases and help humanity and the natural world adapt to unavoidable climate change.

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