Report Says EVs On Track, But Clean Power Lagging To Meet GHG Goals

February 21, 2024
A new analysis from several expert groups offers a mixed verdict on whether clean energy investments from the Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) and 2021 infrastructure law are occurring fast enough to meet greenhouse gas targets, concluding that zero-emission vehicle (ZEV) sales are meeting expectations but that renewable power is lagging. The conclusions of the Feb. 21 analysis partially counter concerns that recent electric vehicle (EV) sales signal slower-than-expected uptake of the technology by consumers, and therefore threaten to undercut EPA’s...

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