-Climate-friendly contract conditions are met: Niederbarnimer Eisenbahn (NEB) orders 31 battery-operated trains from Siemens Mobility -The environmentally friendly Mireo Plus B trains will run on all lines of the East Brandenburg rail network –With the launch of service in December 2024, battery-electric trains will be used for the first time […]
This is a major pushback by Chinese firm against criticism of China’s BRI in Nigeria, telling critics we indeed delivered beyond rhetorics.
“I found that, contrary to the government’s promises of prosperity, Kenya’s mega-railway is heading down the wrong track of development. My research shows that privileged groups, with sufficient access to economic resources, are experiencing several benefits.”….
By Joy Esparsen It’s a busy autumn for our leaders in Washington, D.C. Among urgent tasks like raising the debt ceiling and funding the government, they are working on historic infrastructure legislation while also addressing economic recovery and climate change. These issues are complex and crosscutting. The transportation sector, for […]
Washington, D.C. — President Biden this week signed the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (IIJA), a momentous, bipartisan bill that will inject $1.2 trillion into fixing and improving U.S. roads, bridges, waterways, airports and other infrastructure systems, and reauthorizing surface transportation programs for the next five years. The policymakers who crafted […]