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Battery Storage, Smart Grid, and Efficiency Companies Raise Over $1.7 Billion in VC Funding in 1H 2019 Reports Mercom Capital Group

July 24, 2019 - in Financial, News

Austin, Texas  - Mercom Capital Group, LLC, a global clean energy communications and consulting firm, released its report on funding and mergers and acquisitions (M&A) activity for the global Battery Storage, Smart Grid, and Energy Efficiency sectors…

The Washington State Department of Transportation has Awarded State-wide Grants for Vanpool Vehicles

July 22, 2019 - in Financial, News

The Washington State Department of Transportation has awarded 16 public transit agencies $10 million for 420 vanpool fleet vehicles, including 10 vehicles…

Murphy Administration Announces $30.1 Million in FY19 Local Freight Impact Fund Grants

July 18, 2019 - in Financial, News

(Trenton) - The New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) today announced $30.1 million in grants as part of the Local Freight Impact Fund program…

Utilities Employees Credit Union Launches Digital Financial Education Initiative for Utility Workers and Their Families

July 15, 2019 - in Financial, News

Wyomissing, PA – Utilities Employees Credit Union (UECU) announced the launch of an interactive, online financial education initiative through their new partnership with the nation’s leading education technology innovator, EVERFI, Inc. The program CueItUp…

U.S. Department of Transportation Announces $300 Million Funding Allocation for Three Transit Projects in Arizona, California, and Washington

July 11, 2019 - in Financial, News

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Transit Administration (FTA) today announced a total of $300 million in federal funding allocations to three rail transit projects in Arizona, California, and Washington. Funding is provided…

USDOT Announces $495 Million in Infrastructure Grants to 327 Airports in 46 States and the Pacific Islands

June 25, 2019 - in Financial, News

WASHINGTON – U.S. Department of Transportation Secretary Elaine L. Chao today announced that the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) will award $495 million in airport infrastructure grants, the second allotment of the total $3.18 billion in Airport Improvement…

USDOT Offers $293M in Port Infrastructure Development Grants

June 24, 2019 - in Financial, News

The U.S. Department of Transportation announced a Notice of Funding Opportunity on June 13 for $292.7 million in discretionary grant funding through its new Port Infrastructure Development Program, which aims to support public coastal ports by improving the…

U.S. Department of Transportation Allocates $300 Million to San Francisco Transbay Corridor Core Capacity Project

June 24, 2019 - in Financial, News

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Transit Administration (FTA) today announced that the Transbay Corridor Core Capacity project will receive a Fiscal Year (FY) 2018 funding allocation of $300 million through FTA’s Capital Investment…

U.S. Department of Transportation Announces $74.1 Million for Orange Line Bus Rapid Transit Project in Minneapolis

June 21, 2019 - in Financial, News

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation’s (USDOT) Federal Transit Administration (FTA) announced today a $74.1 million grant to the Metropolitan Council for construction of the Orange Line Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) project in Minneapolis. The…

China’s NOCs to be Fourth Highest Upstream Investors in Africa Over Next Five Years, Says GlobalData

June 19, 2019 - in Financial, News

China’s national oil companies (NOCs) are increasingly investing in Africa to secure oil supplies to help feed surging domestic energy demand. As a result, their development and production capital expenditure (capex) in Africa’s upstream sector is forecast…