Autonomous taxis could greatly reduce greenhouse-gas emissions of US light-duty vehicles

http://feeds.nature.com/~r/nclimate/rss/aop/~3/-qWFR9AOg6A/nclimate2685

Autonomous vehicles move passengers without human intervention. Modelling suggests that autonomous taxis could reduce transport emissions by 87–94% per mile in 2030 and save approximately 7 billion barrels of oil.Nature Climate Change doi: 10.1038/nclimate2685

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