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Port Authority: Reducing our Carbon Footprint

According to the Environmental Protection Agency, a typical passenger vehicle emits about 4.7 metric tons of carbon dioxide per year. This staggering number is a large contributor to our greenhouse gas emissions. Luckily, public transit services can help reduce congestion on the roads and mitigate our carbon dioxide emissions. Port Authority is Pittsburgh’s public transportation [...]

2017-03-05T15:51:44-05:00March 5th, 2017|news|0 Comments

Port Authority: Bikes on the Bus

Public transit has been green before "green" was a buzzword! According to the American Public Transportation Association, Pittsburghers who use public transit save an average of $9,717 annually. Did you know public transportation use in the U.S saves 4.2 billion gallons of gasoline each year? Also, public transportation use in the U.S reduces our nation’s [...]

2017-03-03T12:48:54-05:00April 14th, 2016|news|0 Comments
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