EPA Highlights Employers' Efforts to Curb Driving

A highway with train tracks running alongside. Credit: iStockphoto. i i

Companies in the EPA survey were ranked by the percentage of their total U.S. workforce eligible for commuter benefits that meet EPA's National Standard of Excellence. iStockphoto hide caption

itoggle caption iStockphoto
A highway with train tracks running alongside. Credit: iStockphoto.

Companies in the EPA survey were ranked by the percentage of their total U.S. workforce eligible for commuter benefits that meet EPA's National Standard of Excellence.

iStockphoto

Related NPR Stories

With the nation's roads always seeming to grow more congested, some companies are offering employees incentives to cut down on driving. This month the Environmental Protection Agency released a list of workplaces that offer the best incentives for commuters. Intel ranked number one.

The top 20 best Fortune 500 workplaces for commuters, as ranked by the EPA:

1. Intel

2. (tie) QUALCOMM

2. (tie) Oracle

4. Sun Microsystems

5. Microsoft

6. (tie) Texas Instruments

6. (tie) Cisco Systems

8. Advanced Micro Devices

9. Anadarko Petroleum Corporation

10. Safeco

11. EMC Corporation

12. Boeing

13. (tie) Devon Energy

13. (tie) El Paso Corporation

13. (tie) Nike, Inc.

16. Hewlett-Packard

17. (tie) IBM

17. (tie) Reliant Energy

19. Wyeth

20. Apple Computer

Comments

 

Please keep your community civil. All comments must follow the NPR.org Community rules and terms of use, and will be moderated prior to posting. NPR reserves the right to use the comments we receive, in whole or in part, and to use the commenter's name and location, in any medium. See also the Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and Community FAQ.