DOE awards $ 60 million for zero-emission truck and car projects

[Stay on top of transportation news: Get TTNews in your inbox.] The US Department of Energy announced on July 28 that it had allocated $ 60 million to projects to reduce emissions from trucks and cars. The 24 award-winning research and development projects aim to decarbonise the transport sector and improve the infrastructure required to …

Grant Approved for Norfolk Terminal Rail Expansion

[Stay on top of transportation news: Get TTNews in your inbox.] The Commonwealth Transportation Board recently approved a $ 450,000 grant for Norfolk Terminal LP to be used to improve the movement of goods at the facility. Appointed by the Governor of Virginia, the Commonwealth Transportation Board is a group of 17 that allocates highway …

Virginia DOT Introduces Location Information for EV Charging

[Stay on top of transportation news: Get TTNews in your inbox.] The Virginia Department of Transportation introduced a new feature on July 7th to help drivers find EV charging points. Location information is available on the 511 traffic information website (511virginia.org) and the Virginia mobile app. Travelers can turn on the EV Charging Level when …

California is investing $ 1.18 billion in infrastructure

[Stay on top of transportation news: Get TTNews in your inbox.] The California Transportation Commission has allocated $ 1.18 billion for infrastructure projects across the state. The 13-member commission is responsible for programming and managing transport funds for motorway, rail, transit and active transport purposes. More than half of the investment, about $ 630 million, …