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Greens "right on track" with bold transport plan

On Sep 29, 2020
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RT @gwynncompton: The @NZGreens are right on track with their bold Future of Transport plan: 🚆- New hybrid trains 🛤️⚡️- Double tracking and electrification (initially to Ōtaki and then beyond) 🚄- Rapid intercity rail (eventually high-speed - 160km/h!) #LetsChooChooThis https://t.co/faT8x9784T
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Kāpiti Coast commuter rail campaigner Gwynn Compton has endorsed the Green Party’s new Future of Transport plan which includes new hybrid trains, electrification and double tracking from Waikanae to Ōtaki, and eventually rapid intercity passenger rail between Palmerston North and ...

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On Sep 29, 2020
@macilree shared
RT @gwynncompton: The @NZGreens are right on track with their bold Future of Transport plan: 🚆- New hybrid trains 🛤️⚡️- Double tracking and electrification (initially to Ōtaki and then beyond) 🚄- Rapid intercity rail (eventually high-speed - 160km/h!) #LetsChooChooThis https://t.co/faT8x9784T
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Greens "right on track" with bold transport plan

Greens "right on track" with bold transport plan

Kāpiti Coast commuter rail campaigner Gwynn Compton has endorsed the Green Party’s new Future of Transport plan which includes new hybrid trains, electrification and double tracking from ...

Greens want nationwide rail connecting cities to save economy from coronavirus crash

Greens want nationwide rail connecting cities to save economy from coronavirus crash

The Greens want to stimulate the post-lockdown economy with a $9 billion rail build, linking NZ's cities by train.

Mobility Meets Sustainability: The Push to Integrate Smart City Tech into North America’s Transit Systems

Mobility Meets Sustainability: The Push to Integrate Smart City Tech into North America’s Transit Systems

Transit agencies across North America are exploring a plethora of ways to incorporate new technology into smart cities.

The T Has A Vision For Revitalizing The Commuter Rail. Now It Needs A Plan To Pay For It

The T Has A Vision For Revitalizing The Commuter Rail. Now It Needs A Plan To Pay For It

"We actually get the system that we pay for. We don't pay enough. And thus our system is falling apart," said Christopher Zegras, a transportation and urban planning professor at MIT.

Latin America’s 17 Million Domestic Workers Need Better Transit. Direct Lines Can Help.

Latin America’s 17 Million Domestic Workers Need Better Transit. Direct Lines Can Help.

Like workers in many other sectors, hundreds of thousands of domestic workers have been fired from their jobs around the world during the COVID-19 pandemic. But…

If we want smart cities, we need to double down on rail transit

If we want smart cities, we need to double down on rail transit

A robust, rail-centric network should remain the backbone into which other transportation modes, like autonomous shuttles, ride-sharing and scooters, can feed.

Artificial Intelligence : making shared mobility smarter

Artificial Intelligence : making shared mobility smarter

Smart charging, camera surveillance and voice bots are just some of the technologies that can help us achieve smarter #mobility. How can #AI 💻 transform #SharedMobility?#PulseMag

Greens plan to connect provinces, major cities via rapid passenger rail

Greens plan to connect provinces, major cities via rapid passenger rail

A multi-billion dollar public transport plan is how the Green Party aims to reduce emissions and congestion if elected.

Carlsbad to launch innovative ‘first-last mile’ program to boost transit ridership

Carlsbad to launch innovative ‘first-last mile’ program to boost transit ridership

Shuttle service will carry commuters between jobs and the Coaster train station

What I think Christchurch will be like in 2030?

What I think Christchurch will be like in 2030?

Science has not yet mastered prophecy. We predict too much for the next year and yet far too little for the next 10. Neil Armstrong

In Cities, Transit Isn’t Just for Commuting

In Cities, Transit Isn’t Just for Commuting

A closer look at commuting and ridership shows the differences between urban and suburban transit patterns.

'Death spiral.' Pandemic threatens future of mass transit

'Death spiral.' Pandemic threatens future of mass transit

Many riders fled the nation's subways and buses when the virus struck. Carbon emissions could rise if those systems suffer prolonged disruptions.