How to Successfully Scale Municipal Fleets

May 3, 2020 by  
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How to Successfully Scale Municipal Fleets As cities and states march towards aggressive climate action goals, fleet leaders are facing more pressure than ever to electrify, and faster. But there are a variety of decisions and steps required: from working with utilities, to understanding site power capacity required, to determining the optimal schedule to smartly charge electric vehicles. However, one thing is certain: Municipal fleet leaders are paving the path and can provide you with valuable lessons learned. In this webcast, you’ll hear directly from accomplished fleet veterans from Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, Smart City Columbus, City of Oakland and ChargePoint as speakers share their tips and best practices.  You will learn:   What it takes to manage a rapidly growing electric fleet  Mistakes to avoid as you move from pilot phase into regular operations  Things to consider when building out your EV charging program  What existing operations you need to change and what can stay the course  Moderator: Katie Fehrenbacher, Senior Writer & Transportation Analyst, GreenBiz Group Speakers:  Christine Weydig, Director of Environmental & Energy Programs, Port Authority of New York & NJ  Kelly Reagan, Fleet Administrator, City of Columbus  Richard Battersby, Assistant Director, Public Works, City of Oakland David Breault, Fleet Solutions, ChargePoint  If you can’t tune in live, please register and we will email you a link to access the archived webcast footage and resources, available to you on-demand after the webcast. taylor flores Sun, 05/03/2020 – 15:56 Katie Fehrenbacher Senior Writer & Analyst, Transportation GreenBiz @katiefehren Christine Weydig Director, Environmental and Energy Programs Port Authority of New York and New Jersey @cweydig Kelly Reagan Fleet Administrator City of Columbus Richard Battersby Assistant Director City of Oakland Public Works @eastbaycleancit David Breault Fleet Solutions ChargePoint gbz_webcast_date Tue, 05/26/2020 – 13:00 – Tue, 05/26/2020 – 14:00

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Get a sneak peek of Santiago Calatrava’s Oculus WTC Transit Hub – opening soon

May 7, 2015 by  
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California to Break Ground on the Nation’s First High-Speed Rail Line This Summer

July 29, 2013 by  
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The Golden State is making history this summer with the start of construction on the United States’ first high-speed rail (HSR) line. The new line, which is slated for completion in 2029, will zip passengers from San Francisco to Los Angeles in under three hours on clean electrified trains traveling at speeds up to 220 miles per hour. The  California High-Speed Rail Authority (CHSRA)  got the greenlight in June to begin building the first 65-mile stretch between the Central Valley cities of Fresno and Merced. Read the rest of California to Break Ground on the Nation’s First High-Speed Rail Line This Summer Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: ca train , california high speed rail authority , california train , california transportation , CHSRA , HSR , United States first high-speed rail line , usa hsr        

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The Golden State is making history this summer with the start of construction on the United States’ first high-speed rail (HSR) line. The new line, which is slated for completion in 2029, will zip passengers from San Francisco to Los Angeles in under three hours on clean electrified trains traveling at speeds up to 220 miles per hour. The  California High-Speed Rail Authority (CHSRA)  got the greenlight in June to begin building the first 65-mile stretch between the Central Valley cities of Fresno and Merced. Read the rest of California to Break Ground on the Nation’s First High-Speed Rail Line This Summer Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: ca train , california high speed rail authority , california train , california transportation , CHSRA , HSR , United States first high-speed rail line , usa hsr        

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Goof Vermeulen Builds Prison Tattoo Machines from Found Objects

April 29, 2013 by  
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Goof Vermeulen Builds Prison Tattoo Machines from Found Objects

April 29, 2013 by  
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Weather Foils One World Trade Center’s Plans to Become Tallest Building in Western Hemisphere Today

April 29, 2013 by  
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New York City was looking forward to seeing One World Trade Center become the tallest building in the western hemisphere this morning , but unfortunately, the plans were scrapped due to high winds. While we were a bit crestfallen to hear the news, we’re looking forward to seeing the Freedom Tower reach its final height of 1,776 ft. at a later (and safer) date. READ MORE > Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: 1 wtc , Anthony hayes , Anthony hayes port authority , ellis island , new york buildings , new york tallest building , one world trade center , port authority , port authority of ny nj , september 11 , Statue of Liberty , Tallest Building in Western Hemisphere , world trade center , world trade center tallest building        

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National 9/11 Museum Will Not Open in 2012 Due to Financial Dispute

January 2, 2012 by  
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Last year thousands of people visited the National 9/11 Memorial as it opened in New York City, however it turns out that the accompanying 9/11 Museum will not be opening anytime soon due to a financial dispute between the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey. Both organizations refuse to pay for the site’s infrastructure costs – which amount to hundreds of millions of dollars – and as a result the museum designed by Snohetta is expected to miss its projected opening date of September 11, 2012. READ MORE > Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: 911 memorial , mayor bloomberg , Memorial Museum Foundation debate , National September 11 Memorial & Museum , Port Authority of New York and New Jersey , snohetta , subterranean museum

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PG&E, National Grid Ranked Best Utilities for Investing in Energy Efficiency

November 10, 2011 by  
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In a ranking of 50 utilities across the country, PG&E topped the list in total spending on EE programs, as well as spending per megawatt-hour of sales. Other top-spending utilities include subsidiaries of National Grid, Edison International and Long Island Power Authority.

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New York City Inks Contract for Up to 475 Compressed Natural Gas Buses

September 2, 2010 by  
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Photo: New Flyer What’s the Difference Between CNG and Diesel? The Board of the New York Metropolitan Transit Authority (the “MTA”) has awarded New Flyer of America a contract for up to 475 buses. The contract is for 135 40-foot compressed natural gas (“CNG”) heavy-duty transit buses with options for up to an additional 340 CNG buses.

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