March 2017 – My Blog

Month: March 2017

Group Transportation Helps Reduce Environmental Impact

Group Transportation Helps Reduce Environmental Impact

Travel Transportation
It seems that, in recent years, Americans are taking a more active approach in helping to reduce their impact on the environment. One of the most effective ways for an individual to assist in these efforts is to participate in group transportation. It is estimated that more than eleven billion miles are driven each day across the United States, totaling more than four trillion each year. A vast majority of that travel is due to shopping, errands, and social outings while the remaining (estimating) fifteen percent is all driving is spent commuting to and from school and work. Cutting back on the amount each individual drives, replacing it with group transportation options such as shuttle buses, not only cuts back on the individual cost associated with travel but also reduces their envir...