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USDOT Announces $5 Million for Flood-Damaged Roads and Bridges in Alabama

March 13, 2020 - in Financial, News

WASHINGTON – U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine L. Chao today announced the availability of $5 million in “quick release” Emergency Relief (ER) funds to help repair roads and bridges damaged by floods in Alabama.  “This $5 million in emergency…

U.S. Department of Transportation Announces $8.5 Million Funding Opportunity to Help Communities Prosper through Transit

March 5, 2020 - in Financial, News

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Transit Administration (FTA) today announced a Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) to…

U.S. Department of Transportation Announces Three CIG Project Sponsors Approved to Use $64 Million in Cost Savings for Additional Eligible Activities

March 4, 2020 - in Financial, News

FTA encourages project sponsors to complete projects under budget, ahead of schedule WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation’s (DOT) Federal…

TFL Makes £4.5bn from Ticket Prices and £0.04p from Advertising per Passenger

March 4, 2020 - in Financial, News

Data gathered and calculated by Learnbonds.com indicates that ticket prices continue to be the leading source of income for Transport For London. The data shows that during the 2018/19 period, TFL made £4.5 billion from passenger ticket prices alone.  …

USDOT Announces $653.2 Million in Emergency Relief for Road and Bridge Repairs

February 28, 2020 - in Financial, News

WASHINGTON – U.S. Secretary of Transportation Elaine L. Chao announced the U.S. Department of Transportation’s (USDOT) Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) will award $653.2 million in Emergency Relief (ER) funds to help 37 states, as well as Washington,…

U.S. Green Building Council Expands Its LEED for Cities and Communities Program With New $500,000 Grant From Bank of America

February 26, 2020 - in Financial, News

Grant Supports 20 Additional U.S. Cities and Communities Addressing Climate Change, Resilience and Social Equity Challenges Through LEED   WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC), creators of the Leadership in Energy and Environmental…

Indiana DOT Provides $120M in Local Transportation Funding

February 25, 2020 - in Financial, News

The Indiana Department of Transportation issued $120.8 million worth of federal transportation funding on February 12 to 52 cities, towns, and counties in rural portions of Indiana to support local road, bridge, and sidewalk projects. [Above photo by the Indiana…

USDOT Opens Up $1B Pool of BUILD Grants

February 25, 2020 - in Financial, News

The U.S. Department of Transportation issued a notice of funding opportunity on February 19 for $1 billion worth of fiscal year 2020 funds offered through the agency’s Better Utilizing Investments to Leverage Development or BUILD discretionary grant program.…

esVolta Secures $140 Million Credit Facility for Portfolio of Battery Energy Storage Projects

February 25, 2020 - in Financial, News

ALISO VIEJO, Calif.  - esVolta, LP today announced that it has closed an approximately $140 million senior secured credit facility to finance a portfolio of its utility-scale battery energy storage projects. The credit facility was provided…

Bureau of Reclamation Selects Water-Efficiency Improvement Projects

February 24, 2020 - in Financial, News

Local grants are part of a total $40.99 million from Reclamation to 54 projects across the West WASHINGTON - The Bureau of Reclamation has selected 54 projects to share $40.99 million in WaterSMART Water and Energy Efficiency Grants to help projects use water…