Making Sense of the Trump Administration's Fuel Economy Standard Rollback
This report provides data and analysis to help inform the upcoming policy discussion about whether to ease US fuel economy standards from 2022–2025.
Report by Jason Bordoff, Joshua Linn, and Akos Losz — April 19, 2018Download
Testimony and Public Comments — Oct 26, 2018
Comments to NHTSA and US EPA on the Safer Affordable Fuel-Efficient (SAFE) Vehicles Rule for Model Years 2021– 2026: Passenger Cars and Light Trucks
Press Release — Jul 22, 2019
New Issue Brief from Burtraw & Keyes Critiques Affordable Clean Energy Rule
A new issue brief by RFF's Dallas Burtraw and Amelia Keyes identifies and explains 10 flaws in the ACE Rule.
Working Paper — Jul 18, 2019
Carbon Standards Re-Examined: An Analysis of Potential Emissions Outcomes for the Affordable Clean Energy Rule and the Clean Power Plan
A new analysis calls into question the assumptions and conclusions in EPA’s cost-benefit analysis of the Affordable Clean Energy Rule. They demonstrate that the ACE rule does little to address climate change and is likely to have even greater adverse air quality and health effects in some states than EPA has projected.