Tyler Svitak explains why Autonomous Vehicles Colorado (AvCo) will help save the planet
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This episode we're talking with Tyler Svitak. Tyler is the Executive Director of the Colorado Smart Cities Alliance, the first and largest statewide coalition of public, private, academic, and research organizations committed to advancing smart cities initiatives. 

Tyler has built his career solving problems at the intersection of technology and urbanism and has held strategic roles advancing electric, connected, and automated mobility initiatives at the City and County of Denver, Colorado Department of Transportation, and American Lung Association. Now at the Colorado Smart Cities Alliance, he has been leading the Alliance’s role in AvCo, the nation’s largest electric, automated transit service aimed at improving public transit.

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And check out Tyler's favourite commuting songs on our exclusive commuter playlist on Spotify!  
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In 2019, global emissions hit an all-time high and projections put us at a terrifying high line of 3.5 degree temperature rise by the end of the century. But the global pandemic may have been a turning point. New green recovery policies have the potential to decrease our 2030 emissions by 25% and put us on a new line that limits temperature rise to that critical 2 degrees.

But what does the journey Between the Lines look like?

Achieving these goals will require innovative solutions in every sector of our economy, but none may be more challenging and impactful than personal transportation.

We’re bringing you experts, innovators, and interesting people working hard to revolutionize and decarbonize our commutes and daily trips. In each episode, we’ll discuss a different solution and ask our guest why it will save our planet.

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