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March 11, 2008
Did you know that a one single comprehensive Website presents hard facts and studies on sustainable transportation?
The Climate Is Right for Trains
Important organizations are looking into the problematic of transportation and the solutions offered by public transit. Bombardier has recently updated `The Climate is Right for Trains' Website with new facts and studies from:
The National Surface Transportation Policy and Revenue Study Commission
Transit Oriented Development
and many more
Here are some features:
Time spent in traffic jumps 236 percent!
Since 1982, while the U.S. population has grown nearly 20 percent, the time Americans spend in traffic has jumped an amazing 236 percent!
New Urbanism Website:
With the whole world acutely aware of greenhouse gas emissions and global warming, people everywhere are seeing just how much transportation issues are costing our environment, productivity and quality of life.
Learn more about issues such as mobility challenges, congestion, productivity, and economic, social and environmental impacts.
Should you want to share with us your comments or interesting facts, studies or any other relevant information that could be added to the site, please send it to: info@....