June 2016

Climate Impacts of Biking vs. Driving

By Daniel Thorpe with help from David Keith

Paleo-diet cyclists warm the planet as much as Prius drivers — but under the usual (but crazy) assumption that nothing matters beyond 100 years in the future

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NOTE #1: this is a back-of-the-envelope estimate of the marginal impact of biking or driving a Read more about Climate Impacts of Biking vs. Driving