CARB Addition Of Delivery Trucks To ZEV Fleet Rule Draws USPS Concern

May 3, 2022
California air regulators are adding light-duty vehicles used for “package, parcel or mail delivery” to their proposed requirements that fleet operators purchase zero-emission trucks beginning in 2024, prompting compliance concerns from the U.S. Postal Service (USPS). “What mechanisms are in place to ensure that there is not a conflict between this rule and the Postal Reorganization Act [PRA] universal service obligation?” asked USPS environmental counsel Davon Collins during a May 2 California Air Resources Board (CARB) staff workshop on its...

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