A Minnesota road repaving project highlights an uphill battle for cities trying to reduce transportation emissions.
Xcel Energy has already pledged to go carbon-free, allowing the city’s plan to focus on other areas to reduce emissions.
Two national advocacy groups are critical of how states have allocated money from the Volkswagen settlement.
Meanwhile, a bill that would fine drivers for blocking charging stations advances in the House.
Xcel Energy’s $25 million electric vehicle program also includes expanding public charging networks across the state.