Most and Least Environmentally Friendly States

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6. Vermont
> Pct. of commuters getting to work by bike, walking, or public transit: 17.4% (15th highest)
> Average Daily particle pollution: 7.5 micrograms
> Renewable Energy Consumption as a Share of State Total (%) 51.9% (8th highest)

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7. Maine
> Pct. of commuters getting to work by bike, walking, or public transit: 15.0% (23rd highest)
> Average Daily particle pollution: 7.4 micrograms
> Renewable Energy Consumption as a Share of State Total (%) 79.1% (3rd highest)

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8. Idaho
> Pct. of commuters getting to work by bike, walking, or public transit: 14.9% (25th lowest)
> Average Daily particle pollution: 7.2 micrograms
> Renewable Energy Consumption as a Share of State Total (%) 57.7% (7th highest)

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9. South Dakota
> Pct. of commuters getting to work by bike, walking, or public transit: 14.6% (23rd lowest)
> Average Daily particle pollution: 7.7 micrograms
> Renewable Energy Consumption as a Share of State Total (%) 74.6% (4th highest)

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10. Utah
> Pct. of commuters getting to work by bike, walking, or public transit: 18.0% (12th highest)
> Average Daily particle pollution: 6.1 micrograms
> Renewable Energy Consumption as a Share of State Total (%) 2.6% (7th lowest)