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USDOT Announces Nearly One Billion Dollars in Infrastructure Grants to 354 Airports in 44 States

September 25, 2019 - in Financial, News

WASHINGTON – U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine L. Chao today announced that the Department will award $986 million in airport infrastructure grants to 354 airports in 44 states and Puerto Rico and Micronesia. This is the fifth allotment of the total $3.18…

$11.5M available through Nov. 8 for Transportation Alternatives funding

September 24, 2019 - in Financial, News

Nearly $11.5 million in funding is available through Nov. 8 from the Idaho Transportation Department for community Transportation Alternatives Program…

New Climate Investment Platform Targets Increase in Flow of Capital to Clean Energy Projects

September 24, 2019 - in Financial, News

New York, NY  – In response to country needs to mobilize low-carbon, climate-resilient investments, a new global public good announced today will…

Federal Transit Administration Announces $19.2 Million for Transit Planning in Communities Nationwide

September 20, 2019 - in Financial, News

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Transit Administration (FTA) announced today the availability of $19.2 million in funding to support comprehensive planning that improves access to public transit.  The competitive grant…

U.S. Secretary of Transportation Announces Automated Driving System Demonstration Grant Winners

September 19, 2019 - in Financial, News

WASHINGTON –U.S. Secretary of Transportation Elaine L. Chao today announced nearly $60 million in federal grant funding to eight projects in seven states to test the safe integration of automated driving systems (ADS) on our nation’s roadways.  These…

Video: Investing in Infrastructure

September 16, 2019 - in Financial, News, Video

Mark Stacey, Head of AGFiQ Portfolio Management, talks about the advantages of investing in publicly listed infrastructure.

Three States Get USDOT Grants for AV Research

September 16, 2019 - in Financial, News

The U.S. Department of Transportation awarded autonomous vehicle or AV research funds to three states this week – Ohio, Michigan, and Virginia – to boost further study of AV operation in rural areas, on city streets, and in the trucking industry. [Above…

Maryland DOT Unveils Six Year Capital Investment Plan for Transportation

September 16, 2019 - in Financial, News

The Maryland Department of Transportation revealed a 299-page draft of its Fiscal Year 2020-2025 capital investment program for transportation infrastructure on September 10, with the agency noting in the report that it plans to invest $15.3 billion over the…

Hogan Administration Announces Nearly $12 Million in Highway Safety Grants

September 13, 2019 - in Financial, News

GLEN BURNIE, Md.  – As part of its ongoing commitment to prevent vehicle crashes and save lives on Maryland roads, the Hogan Administration has announced the statewide distribution of nearly $12 million in federal highway safety funds. The funds will…

Utilities Find Data at the Center of Operations, Launching the Grid Analytics Market to $2.31 Billion

September 13, 2019 - in Featured, Financial, News

Santa Clara, Calif. – As data becomes central to new business models in the energy utility sector, the global grid analytics market is expected to accelerate from $1.15 billion in 2018 to $2.31 billion in 2025, at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR)…