Study finds ride-hailing trips result in 69 percent more CO2 emissions

Published Feb 26 2020 at 1:52 AM GMT
  • As ride-hailing services like Uber and Lyft have surged in popularity in the past decade, so too has the emissions arising from the transportation sector, according to a new report from the Union of Concerned Scientists.
  • The researchers conducted an analysis of pollution from ride-hailing vehicles across seven major US cities, finding that these services generate 69 percent more carbon emissions than the trips that they replace.



  • Published Feb 26, 2020 1:52 AM GMT