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Introduction to Reducing Emissions from Transportation XZEB 1209

Net-Zero & Passive House Course

International Fees

International fees are typically 3.12 times the domestic tuition. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.

Course details

​Transportation plays a significant role in emissions. This course delves into the transportation pyramid as part of a framework for community energy and emissions management. Students will learn to implement policies supporting low-carbon vehicles, active transportation, and behavior change.


  • No prerequisites are required for this course.



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Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Implement the transportation pyramid as a framework for community energy management.
  • Develop and implement policies that support active transportation, low carbon vehicles and transportation behavior change.
  • Explain how management of corporate fleets can support reductions in community-based transportation emissions.
  • Critically compare all low-emissions vehicles, including but not limited to battery eletric hydrogen and other low-carbon fuels, natural and synthetic.

Effective as of Winter 2024

Related Programs

Introduction to Reducing Emissions from Transportation (XZEB 1209) is offered as a part of the following programs:

  • Indicates programs accepting international students.
  • Indicates programs with a co-op option.

School of Construction and the Environment

  1. Essentials of Community Energy and Emissions Management
    Microcredential Part-time


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