Surface Transportation News: Benefits of highway P3 concessions, transit ridership, and more

In Politics by Michael Rae

In this issue:

Global study documents benefits of highway P3 concessions

D.C. area express lanes network’s celebrations and concerns

Transit’s post-pandemic ridership decline and fiscal cliff

Electricity grid not prepared for electric big rigs

Major benefits of advanced driver assistance systems

The automated vehicle implosion

Feedback on gas stations and EV charging stations

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Global Study Documents Benefits of Highway P3 Concessions  

A global assessment of the benefits and costs of 21 toll-financed highway public-private partnership (P3) projects in nine developed countries finds benefits exceeding costs for the 16 projects that have been completed and are in operation. The benefits thus far total $29 billion, while the