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California is certainly no slouch when it comes to offering up incentives for electric vehicles (EVs) and its no secret that the state would like to clean up the air in any way possible. It's also quite well known that many vehicles enter our nation through the state's busiest port: Los Angeles. Soon, this port will be handling an influx of EVs, including the Nissan Leaf. In order to reduce shipping costs and encourage automakers to bring EVs here, the port of Los Angeles has proposed a 15 perce

The busiest ports in the nation, Los Angeles and Long Beach, announced an aggressive air pollution control plan, which would make them the cleanest in the world. The $2-billion, five-year plan expects to reduce sooty diesel pollution from cargo ships, trains and trucks by more than 50%, which might result in some loss of business. The plan aims at reducing health risks to dockworkers and communities around the docks and loading facilities, and the region's congested freeways and railroads. The s