A Driving Force

A Driving Force

Electric vehicles are on the verge of disrupting energy markets.

Future of U.S. Rail

Future of U.S. Rail

IPS’ New Economy Working Group co-sponsor a technical symposium on electrification, transmission, track speeds, financing and their prospects for movement building and infrastructure for the future of transport.

Crashing the GDP

Crashing the GDP

A harrowing road trip on the first day of my summer internship helped me get the point of my work on the Genuine Progress Indicator.

Pothole Nation

Pothole Nation

We can thank inequality for America’s inadequate — and increasingly unsafe — basic infrastructure.

Shifting Gears

Shifting Gears

Just 1.5 percent of federal transportation funds support bicycling and walking projects.

Paving the Way to 60 Miles per Gallon

Paving the Way to 60 Miles per Gallon

The Obama administration’s new fuel efficiency standards will reduce our addiction to oil, curb carbon pollution, create jobs, and save consumers money at the pump.