Modeling Analysis
Modeling Analysis
Future of Fuels and the Oil and Gas Industry
Initiating Transitions

What We Do

What is the Sustainable Transportation Energy Pathways program?

Why Sponsors Value the UC Davis STEPS Program

UC Davis Modeling of Sustainable Transportation in a Complex, Global Energy System

First Person Accounts: STEPS Students and Alumni

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STEPS Book Cover

Sustainable Transportation Energy Pathways:

A Research Summary for Decision Makers

Edited by Joan Ogden and Lorraine Anderson

UC Davis Institute of Transportation Studies

The STEPS 2007-2010 program conducted robust, impartial, comparative analyses of different fuel and vehicle pathways, drawing on engineering, economics, environmental science, and consumer behavior.  In this book, researchers synthesize key insights from the STEPS program, informing decision makers in industry and government about the potential costs and benefits of different fuel and vehicle pathways and illuminating viable transition strategies toward a sustainable transportation future.  This work is licensed under a Creative Commons license.

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February 27-28, 2018 3 Revolution Conference (organized by our sister program 3Revolutions Future Mobility)

May 14 2018 CCMP3 Workshop  [add to calendar] 

May 15-16 2018 Spring Symposium [add to calendar] 

Dec 11-12  2018 Fall Symposium and BOA meeting (tentative)


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