Environmental Groups Take Postal Service to Court

The United States Postal Service Next Generation Delivery Vehicle, shown in this concept image, can be built with either a gasoline or electric drivetrain. The combustion version gets worse miles per gallon than a Ford F-150.

SAN FRANCISCO, CA — 

“Today, Earthjustice, CleanAirNow KC, the Sierra Club, and the Center for Biological Diversity filed a lawsuit in the Northern District of California challenging the U.S. Postal Service’s (USPS) decision to replace the vast majority of its delivery fleet with polluting and fuel-guzzling combustion mail trucks. The Postal Service’s analysis was deeply flawed right from the start: the agency signed a contract and spent millions of dollars on a new combustion fleet before it even began conducting an environmental analysis.”

https://earthjustice.org/news/press/2022/environmental-groups-take-postal-service-to-court-for-scheme-to-buy-massively-polluting-mail-trucks

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