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Is Drone Delivery Good for the Environment?

Short by: PAWANRAJ

Reducing the need for trucking by delivering some packages with electric drones could save fuel, and potentially carbon emissions. There are more than 1 million drones registered in the U.S. Most of them belong to people flying them for fun, but a growing number are used commercially. Companies including Amazon, UPS, Google and DHL are already exploring ways to deliver packages with drones instead of trucks. Our new research has measured how that shift would change how the U.S. uses energy, and the resulting environmental effects.

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