• TRB 100th Annual Meeting - A Virtual Event

      January 2021

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Annual Meeting Event Detail

Lectern Session 1161

Greener in More Ways Than One: Environmentally Sustainable Funding and Financing Opportunities

Monday, January 13 10:15 AM- 12:00 PM ET
Nathan Macek, WSP
Sponsored by:
Standing Committee on Revenue and Finance (Merged with ABE20 to form Standing Committee on Economics, Revenue, and Finance, AJE50, on 4/15/2020) (ABE10)

The session examines the intersection of environmental sustainability and transportation funding/financing, including approaches that encourage transportation patterns and infrastructure investment that protects the environment and promotes sustainability and resiliency. Presentations address resiliency and climate change in the federal surface transportation authorization, realignment of state transportation spending to achieve greenhouse gas emission reductions, a multi-state transportation climate initiative, the impact of zero-emission vehicles on state transportation revenues, and ratings agency perspectives on climate change and resiliency.

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Title Presentation Number
Addressing Resiliency and Climate Change in the Federal Surface Transportation Authorization
Rebecca Higgins, U.S. Senate
Realignment of State Transportation Spending to Achieve Greenhouse Gas Emission Reductions
Darwin Moosavi
The Impact of ZEV Adoption on California Transportation Revenue
Hannah King, University of California, Los Angeles
Martin Wachs, University of California, Los Angeles
Asha Agrawal, San Jose State University
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Northeast/Mid-Atlantic Transportation Climate Initiative
Vicki Arroyo, Georgetown University
Ratings Agency Perspectives on Climate Change and Resiliency Financing
Scott Zuchorski, Fitch Ratings

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