Emissions from vehicles are a major source of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. GHGs not only contribute to environmental problems such as climate change, but also cause health concerns by contributing to poor air quality.
How to drive green:
- Drive hybrid and full electric vehicles, which produce much less GHGs than gasoline-powered cars. View the following links:
Ontario Electric Vehicle Incentive Program
Government of Canada: Alternative Fuel Information
- Visit the EcoDriving site to learn tricks and tips to reduce your fuel consumption while your behind the wheel.
- Be Tire Smart. Properly inflated tires help to reduce your fuel consumption and contribute to safe driving.
How to smart commute:
Instead of driving, consider a carpool, cycle, walk, roller blade or take the bus or train! View the following links for commuting options in Oakville: