Energy Transition

5 ways to cut oil and gas use through clean transportation

A person cycling.

Half of all trips should be made by cycling or walking by 2030 to control global warming, a report says. Image: Unsplash/Roman Koester

Siba El-Samra
Urban Mobility Associate for Health and Road Safety, WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities
Claudia Adriazola-Steil
Acting Director of Urban Mobility, Director of Health & Road Safety, WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities
Our Impact
The Big Picture
Explore and monitor how Energy Transition is affecting economies, industries and global issues
A hand holding a looking glass by a lake
Crowdsource Innovation
Get involved with our crowdsourced digital platform to deliver impact at scale
Stay up to date:

Energy Transition


How is the World Economic Forum promoting sustainable and inclusive mobility systems?

A chart showing annual global traffic fatalities under 2 degrees Celsius versus 4 degrees Celsius of warming (2000-2055)
Global traffic fatalities seem to be decline as the global climate temperature decreases Image: World Resources Institute

A before and after image of a dedicated bike lane
Creating bike lanes can be a catalyst to start influencing people to cycle as their mode of transport Image: World Resources Institute

Have you read?

Don't miss any update on this topic

Create a free account and access your personalized content collection with our latest publications and analyses.

Sign up for free

License and Republishing

World Economic Forum articles may be republished in accordance with the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International Public License, and in accordance with our Terms of Use.

The views expressed in this article are those of the author alone and not the World Economic Forum.

Related topics:
Energy TransitionOil and GasInfrastructure
World Economic Forum logo
Global Agenda

The Agenda Weekly

A weekly update of the most important issues driving the global agenda

Subscribe today

You can unsubscribe at any time using the link in our emails. For more details, review our privacy policy.

Have we reached peak greenhouse gas emissions?

Homi Kharas and Wolfgang Fengler

December 8, 2023

About Us



Partners & Members

  • Join Us

Language Editions

Privacy Policy & Terms of Service

© 2023 World Economic Forum