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FAA Awards Another Round of Airport Infrastructure Grants

August 5, 2019 - in Financial, News

The Federal Aviation Administration awarded $478 million in airport infrastructure grants on July 31 to 232 airports in 43 states, including American Samoa, the Northern Mariana Islands, and Puerto Rico – monies that come from a total of $3.18 billion allotted…

Georgia Department of Transportation Awards $173 Million in Construction Contracts

August 2, 2019 - in Financial, News

ATLANTA — The Georgia Department of Transportation awarded 54 construction contracts for statewide transportation projects totaling $173,927,084, the…

Lazard Tops GlobalData’s Top 10 Global M&A Financial Adviser League Table in Power Sector for H1 2019

August 2, 2019 - in Financial, News

Lazard has topped the latest mergers and acquisitions (M&A) league table of the top 10 financial advisers for the power sector based on deal value…

U.S. Department of Transportation Announces $85 Million in Grants for Projects Nationwide to Expand Advanced Bus Technologies

July 29, 2019 - in Financial, News

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation’s (USDOT) Federal Transit Administration (FTA) today announced $84.9 million in grant selections through the Low- or No-Emission (Low-No) Grant program, which funds the deployment of transit buses and…

USDOT Event Highlights State DOT INFRA Grants

July 29, 2019 - in Financial, News

The U.S. Department of Transportation officially awarded nearly $856 million worth of Infrastructure for Rebuilding America or INFRA grants to fund 20 projects across the country during a special event at its Washington, D.C. headquarters on July 25 – with…

Caltrans Awards Local Bus and Train Systems $146 Million to Improve Commutes and Environment

July 29, 2019 - in Financial, News

SACRAMENTO — Continuing efforts to reduce the transportation sector’s impact on the environment, Caltrans announced today $146 million from the Low Carbon Transit Operations Program, or LCTOP, will go to 180 local mass transit projects around the state.…

2019 Regional Innovation Strategies Competition Grantees Announced

July 24, 2019 - in Financial, News

The U.S. Department of Commerce announced that the Atlantic County Economic Alliance, ACEA, located in Mays Landing, Atlantic County, New Jersey, has been awarded a $750,000 i6 Challenge Regional Innovation Strategies Grant.  For the grant, ACEA…

U.S. Department of Transportation Names Small Business Innovation Research Program Award Recipients

July 24, 2019 - in Financial, News

Washington — The U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT) today awarded 26 U.S. small businesses a total of $11,850,000 as part of the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Program. Each year, the SBIR Program solicits proposals from American small…

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 largely powered by electricity. These new vehicles will bring the total number of hybrid-electric powered…