Transport economics

COVID-19: Car Sharing Market- Roadmap for Recovery|Stringent Government Regulations Regarding Emission Control to boost the Market Growth | Technavio

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 12:30am

The report offers an up-to-date analysis regarding the current market scenario, latest trends and drivers, and the overall market environment.

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  • The report offers an up-to-date analysis regarding the current market scenario, latest trends and drivers, and the overall market environment.
  • Growing adoption of urban mobility due to increasing traffic congestion and pollution is a major trend driving the growth of the market.
  • The stringent government regulations regarding emission control is one of the major factors driving the market.
  • The stringent government regulations regarding emission control will offer immense growth opportunities.

Furnace Carbon Black Market Pricing 2020: Historic and Recent Regional Market Pricing

Thursday, September 3, 2020 - 3:30pm

DUBLIN, Sept. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Furnace Carbon Black Market Pricing May 2020" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • DUBLIN, Sept. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Furnace Carbon Black Market Pricing May 2020" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • This report covers furnace carbon black market pricing for China, Europe, and North America for the period 2011 to 2019 with forecasts to 2030.
  • Market pricing information for six reference grades and each region's weighted average grade is provided for China, Europe, and North America.
  • Historic and Recent Regional Market Pricing: Developed using the publisher's proprietary modeling system verified by market pricing spot checks.

Embry-Riddle Works to Advance Sustainable, Environmentally Friendly Urban Air Mobility Vehicles

Tuesday, August 18, 2020 - 2:00pm

This 460% improvement suggests a sustainable, environmentally friendly method to keep urban air mobility (UAM) vehicles aloft.

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  • This 460% improvement suggests a sustainable, environmentally friendly method to keep urban air mobility (UAM) vehicles aloft.
  • "Urban air mobility vehicles are going to solve many of our current problems in cities," said Aerospace Engineering Professor Dr. Richard "Pat" Anderson, director of the EFRC.
  • "Air taxis will relieve roadway congestion, and they will also be greener if they replace cars that are stuck in traffic.
  • Our faculty experts specialize in unmanned and autonomous systems, security and intelligence, air traffic and airport management, astronomy, human factors psychology, meteorology, spaceflight operations, urban air mobility and much more.

Transportation Funding Series Evaluating a User-Based Fee

Wednesday, July 8, 2020 - 6:10pm

DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., July 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --A-to-Be USA, the U.S. subsidiary of Portuguese A-to-Be, released today the fourth and last of A-to-Be's Transportation Funding Series will evaluate the costs and benefits of Road Usage Charging (RUC).

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  • DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., July 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --A-to-Be USA, the U.S. subsidiary of Portuguese A-to-Be, released today the fourth and last of A-to-Be's Transportation Funding Series will evaluate the costs and benefits of Road Usage Charging (RUC).
  • The report looks at Road Usage Charging (RUC) pilot programs and highlights the potential drawback and benefits on such a Road Usage Charging system.
  • According to A-to-Be Global CEO Eduardo Ramos, "Road Usage Charging has many benefits compared to the current gas tax system in place.
  • "Opponents of RUC will point to several factors why RUC is not the right program to solve America's transportation funding crisis," stated Ramos.

Permianville Royalty Trust Announces Monthly Cash Distribution

Monday, June 15, 2020 - 9:15pm

Recorded natural gas cash receipts from the Underlying Properties totaled $0.4 million for the current month, down $0.2 million from the prior month distribution period, on realized wellhead prices of $1.32/Mcf.

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  • Recorded natural gas cash receipts from the Underlying Properties totaled $0.4 million for the current month, down $0.2 million from the prior month distribution period, on realized wellhead prices of $1.32/Mcf.
  • These forward-looking statements include the amount and date of any anticipated distribution to unitholders and expected expenses, including capital expenditures.
  • The anticipated distribution is based, in large part, on the amount of cash received or expected to be received by the Trust from COERT Holdings 1 LLC (the Sponsor) with respect to the relevant period.
  • Continued low oil and natural gas prices will reduce profits to which the Trust is entitled, which will reduce the amount of cash available for distribution to unitholders and in certain periods could result in no distributions to unitholders.

Road Construction Sees Drop in Funding from Fuel Taxes due to COVID-19 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Wednesday, June 3, 2020 - 3:46pm

This has affected revenues from toll bridges and fuel taxes which are an important source of funding for road improvement and maintenance projects.

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  • This has affected revenues from toll bridges and fuel taxes which are an important source of funding for road improvement and maintenance projects.
  • Several US states are facing a serious loss in funding for their Departments of Transport (DOTs) as a result.
  • Despite the loss in funding, some states have taken advantage of the lower numbers of road users to accelerate planned road improvement projects.
  • To see the full article and a list of related reports on the market, visit "Road Construction Sees Drop in Funding from Fuel Taxes due to COVID-19" .

Moving Safely and Smartly during the COVID-19 Pandemic

Thursday, May 21, 2020 - 3:05pm

PHOENIX, May 21, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Memorial Day traditionally marks the start of Moving Season in America.

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  • PHOENIX, May 21, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Memorial Day traditionally marks the start of Moving Season in America.
  • Experience the interactive Multimedia News Release here: https://www.multivu.com/players/English/8601451-u-haul-moving-season-cov...
    Interest rates and gas prices may entice some movers.
  • But others changing addresses this summer don't simply want to move; they have to move.
  • Whether it's a job change, moving closer to loved ones, or just demanding a better living situation the need for convenient and affordable mobility remains constant.

Better With Age: GasBuddy celebrates anniversary with more ways and more places to save on gas than any other travel or navigation app

Thursday, May 21, 2020 - 1:00pm

GasBuddy launched June 1999 as a crowdsourced website for drivers to enter gas prices they spot around town.

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  • GasBuddy launched June 1999 as a crowdsourced website for drivers to enter gas prices they spot around town.
  • For more than 20 years, GasBuddy had a focused mission to help drivers save money on gasoline.
  • For budget-minded drivers, GasBuddy is the travel and navigation app that is used by more North American drivers to save money on gas than any other.
  • Thats why GasBuddy has been downloaded nearly 90mm times more than any other travel and navigation app focused on gas savings.

Permianville Royalty Trust Announces Monthly Cash Distribution

Friday, May 15, 2020 - 9:15pm

Recorded natural gas cash receipts from the Underlying Properties totaled $0.6 million for the current month on realized wellhead prices of $1.70/Mcf.

Key Points: 
  • Recorded natural gas cash receipts from the Underlying Properties totaled $0.6 million for the current month on realized wellhead prices of $1.70/Mcf.
  • These forward-looking statements include the amount and date of any anticipated distribution to unitholders and expected expenses, including capital expenditures.
  • The anticipated distribution is based, in large part, on the amount of cash received or expected to be received by the Trust from COERT Holdings 1 LLC (the Sponsor) with respect to the relevant period.
  • Continued low oil and natural gas prices will reduce profits to which the Trust is entitled, which will reduce the amount of cash available for distribution to unitholders and in certain periods could result in no distributions to unitholders.

Californians Could Save More Than $2,000 Annually If Lawmakers Enacted Free-Market Energy Policies: New Study

Wednesday, May 13, 2020 - 1:39pm

"Reducing the unnecessary costs that Sacramento's energy mandates impose is a great place to start and could save hard-working Californians more than $2,000 annually."

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  • "Reducing the unnecessary costs that Sacramento's energy mandates impose is a great place to start and could save hard-working Californians more than $2,000 annually."
  • The study finds that states that have embraced market-based energy policies have been more effective than California in reducing emissions.
  • With the collapse in gas prices, state drivers paid 55 percent more versus the national average (as of April 24).
  • Easing these mandates could, over time and depending on consumption, save Californians up to $9.6 billion annually (based on 2019 prices) or up to $11 billion (based on April 24 prices).