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Note: this is a crosspost of an story by DoDo over at the European Tribune, with his kind permission. He is an occasional ...
by Jerome a Paris
Comment Count 179 comments on Fri Aug 21, 2009 at 02:33 PM PDT with 273 Recommends
What is the Route Matrix? Well, its like this: You wanted it in [http://www.dailykos.
by BruceMcF
Comment Count 265 comments on Sat Apr 07, 2007 at 05:39 PM PDT with 179 Recommends
On August 16, my attention was drawn to the article [http://crosscut.com/sound-transit/5555/The+carbon+cost+of+building+and+operating+light+rail/ The carbon cost of building and operating light rail],
by BruceMcF
Comment Count 270 comments on Sun Sep 02, 2007 at 06:06 AM PDT with 136 Recommends
At the time that I start writing, the death toll from the train wreck that took place in Santiago de Compostela in Spain has risen to 79 . According to an account shortly after ...
by BruceMcF
Comment Count 70 comments on Sun Jul 28, 2013 at 06:00 PM PDT with 119 Recommends
Burning the Midnight Oil for Living Energy Independence The big news on the High Speed ...
by BruceMcF
Comment Count 98 comments on Sun May 15, 2011 at 04:00 PM PDT with 116 Recommends
Burning the Midnight Oil for Living Energy Independence cross-posted from Voices on the Square One of the biggest difficulties in the fight for sustainable energy independence is that Big Oil and ...
by BruceMcF
Comment Count 71 comments on Sun Oct 14, 2012 at 05:00 PM PDT with 112 Recommends
The headlines out of California indicate that there has been a substantial shift in terms of the California HSR system. In particular, it seems that Gov. Brown has waded into the fray and is ...
by BruceMcF
Comment Count 131 comments on Sun Apr 01, 2012 at 04:30 PM PDT with 108 Recommends
Burning the Midnight Oil for Living Energy Independence Express HSR is sexy. Indeed, its sexy enough that when Big Oil propagandizes against it, they have to paint it as too expensive or something ...
by BruceMcF
Comment Count 87 comments on Sun Jun 10, 2012 at 07:15 PM PDT with 104 Recommends
cross-posted from Voices on the Square The Northeast Indiana Passenger Rail Association , on 28 June 2013,
by BruceMcF
Comment Count 191 comments on Sun Sep 01, 2013 at 06:00 PM PDT with 99 Recommends
Cross-posted from its origin station at Voices on the Square On Monday, entrepreneur Elon Musk launched on attack on the California HSR system in the guise of a pie in the sky alternative that he ...
by BruceMcF
Comment Count 390 comments on Sun Aug 18, 2013 at 06:00 PM PDT with 97 Recommends
Burning the Midnight Oil for Living Energy Independence The last two weeks on the Sunday Train, I've been writing about the Steel Interstate. Steel ...
by BruceMcF
Comment Count 60 comments on Sun Jun 17, 2012 at 05:00 PM PDT with 87 Recommends
Burning the Midnight Oil for Living Energy Independence Last week, I looked at the ...
by BruceMcF
Comment Count 76 comments on Sun May 22, 2011 at 05:30 PM PDT with 80 Recommends
cross-posted from Voices on the Square Congressman John Mica, Republican from the Florida 7th district and member (former chair) of the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, has ...
by BruceMcF
Comment Count 53 comments on Sun Jul 14, 2013 at 04:57 PM PDT with 79 Recommends
crossposted from Voices on the Square In the online support for the April, 2013 Scientific American article on Energy Return on Investment (EROI), Scientific American online interviewed Charles Hall,
by BruceMcF
Comment Count 49 comments on Sun Jul 21, 2013 at 06:00 PM PDT with 78 Recommends
Last Sunday Morning, the 5:45am from Poughkeepsie was running through the Bronx with 100-150 passengers aboard, when it sped through a 30mph speed limit curve at 82mph , derailed, over-turning four ...
by BruceMcF
Comment Count 63 comments on Sun Dec 08, 2013 at 06:00 PM PST with 75 Recommends
Burning the Midnight Oil for Living Energy Independence Steel Interstate (noun): A Network of Electrified Heavy and Rapid Rail corridors that will allow the United States to remain a sovereign ...
by BruceMcF
Comment Count 48 comments on Sun Jun 03, 2012 at 04:00 PM PDT with 74 Recommends
I've posed a question in the title of this week's Sunday Train that I have no intention of answering myself. The first thing you may have noted is that the title presumes a "Great 2017 Policy Unlock"
by BruceMcF
Comment Count 106 comments on Sun Nov 10, 2013 at 06:00 PM PST with 70 Recommends
The Southeast HSR corridor can be divided between the "real" SEHSR corridor, where there is actual, ongoing work on improving the speed and, even more critically, the capacity of the corridor in ...
by BruceMcF
Comment Count 87 comments on Sun Feb 23, 2014 at 06:00 PM PST with 65 Recommends
Burning the Midnight Oil for Living Energy Independence There was shocking news ...
by BruceMcF
Comment Count 22 comments on Sun Jun 12, 2011 at 04:00 PM PDT with 63 Recommends
At the beginning of last month, Paul Druce of "Reason & Rail" discussed the possible impact of the pending upgrade of the Amtrak Acela route in Acela II is the path towards Amtrak operational self-...
by BruceMcF
Comment Count 70 comments on Sun Mar 02, 2014 at 06:05 PM PST with 62 Recommends