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Dan Sperling: Driving Toward Sustainability
Date Thursday February 12
Time 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Location Details
The Commonwealth Club
595 Market St, second floor
San Francisco, CA 94105
Event Type Speaker
Organizer/AuthorRachel Friedman
Transforming Transportation for the 21st Century

Dan Sperling, Founding Director, Institute of Transportation Studies; Board Member, California Air Resources Board

By 2020, the number of cars on the planet will double to two billion. Without big changes to our cars, fuels and personal habits, the carbon footprint from transportation will rise above its current 25 percent of total emissions. Can we break the cycle of "shock and trance?" Join energy expert Sperling as he reveals what is at stake if we refuse to move quickly, and what opportunities exist if we act now.

Location: Club Office
Time: 5:30 p.m. wine and cheese/networking, 6 p.m. program
Cost: $12 members, $18 non-members
Added to the calendar on Monday Feb 9th, 2009 11:51 AM

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