Sustainable Freight Transport
This page last reviewed January 26, 2017
On July 17, 2015 Governor Brown issued Executive Order B-32-15 which directs the Secretaries of the California State Transportation Agency, California Environmental Protection Agency, and Natural Resources Agency to lead other relevant State departments including the California Air Resources Board, the California Department of Transportation, the California Energy Commission, and the Governorís Office of Business and Economic Development to improve freight efficiency, transition to zero-emission technologies, and increase competitiveness of Californiaís freight system. The integrated action plan, the California Sustainable Freight Action Plan, is an unprecedented step that builds on a strong foundation of research, technical, and stakeholder work.
Freight Hub Data Collection
The Draft Freight Hub Survey for Truck Stops (Draft Truck Stop Survey) is now available for public comment until
February 17, 2017. Afterward, the final version will be distributed to truck stops in California.
To view and/or comment on the Draft Truck Stop Survey and learn more about ARB's Freight Hub Survey effort, please visit the Freight Hub Data Collection website: https://www.arb.ca.gov/gmp/sfti/sfdatacollect.htm.
California Sustainable Freight Action Plan
The California Sustainable Freight Action Plan (Action Plan) is now available.
To view the Action Plan, please visit the California Sustainable Freight Action Planís interagency website: http://www.casustainablefreight.org.
Governor Brown Signs Executive Order B-32-15
View Now: Executive Order B-32-15
Governor Brown issued Executive Order B-32-15, which directs the State to develop an
integrated freight action plan by
July 2016. For opportunities to engage in related public meetings, please visit the California Sustainable Freight Action Planís interagency website at: http://www.casustainablefreight.org.
Sustainable Freight: Pathways to Zero and Near-Zero Emissions, Discussion Document
View Now: Sustainable Freight Discussion Document (PDF - 2.8MB)
The Sustainable Freight: Pathways to Zero and Near-Zero Emissions Discussion Document (Discussion Document) is now available. The document has been updated subsequent to the April 23, 2015 Board meeting and contains a summary of clarifications made as part of the update, a link to the Board meeting transcript, a link to the written public comments on the Discussion Draft, and Board Resolution 15-22. The Sustainable Freight: Pathways to Zero and Near-Zero Emissions Discussion Document sets out ARB's vision of a clean freight system, together with the immediate and near-term steps that ARB will take to support use of zero and near-zero emission technology.
- Sign up for our email listserve to receive notices of meetings, document availability, and other relevant information.
- Request an ARB speaker through ARB’s Ombudsman office by completing the Request for ARB Speaker form and selecting "Freight Movement" from the topic list.
- Contact email@example.com with any additional questions or comments.
For more information on ARB's Sustainable Freight Transport Initiative, please contact the Freight Transport Branch at (916) 322-8267.