The Next Chapter of American High Speed Rail

Petra Todorovich, lead author of High-Speed Rail: International Lessons for U.S. Policy Makers, published by the Lincoln Institute of Land Policy, say that high speed rail in the U.S. is troubled but far from dead.

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Germany Pledges to Strictly Enforce Vehicle Emissions Standards

Stricter emissions laws threaten to descend upon Germany’s low emissions zones after 2012. Whether or not the standards will be as strictly enforced as they are regulated remains to be seen. The German Environmental Aid Association has noted that standards are currently not enforced much at all. More was learned in an interview.

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