Media Coverage

MTI’s expertise in surface transportation topics has brought the organization a great deal of media coverage. This list represents a sample that includes print and broadcast stories.

Date Title Media Outlet
07/13/2011 Peninsula High-Speed Rail Work Halted Over New Track Option CBS News
07/13/2011 Peninsula speed restrictions could push high-speed rail to San Francisco off fast pace San Francisco Examiner
07/13/2011 Gas Cars Still Preferred To Alternatives Earth Techling
07/12/2011 U.S. Households still prefer gasoline-fueled cars - study EcoSeed
07/11/2011 Hybrids beat electric cars as top consumer choice The Green Car Website
07/08/2011 Mineta Transportation Institute Survey: Gasoline Vehicles Still on Top; Hybrid Electrics Gaining Popularity Smart Grid
07/07/2011 MTI Survey Reveal Alternative Fuel Vehicle Preferences Automotive Discovery
07/07/2011 Survey Says Consumers Still Prefer Gas-Powered Vehicles Environmental Protection Magazine
07/06/2011 Key to green trucks will be operational savings over time Fleet Owner
07/05/2011 Is tax the solution for greener transport? The Green Piece IB Times
07/05/2011 The Environmental Case for Transportation Investment National Journal - Transportation
07/02/2011 Amtrak train wreck reveals security weakness Reno Gazette Journal
07/01/2011 Another tear in the airport security net Los Angeles Times
06/30/2011 Caltrain drivers know collisions are certainty, but they still leave mark San Francisco Examiner
06/28/2011 U.S. Sen. Frank Lautenberg claims rail targets have come under attack about 1,300 times since 2004, killing 4,000 people PolitiFact
06/28/2011 How to Get People to Pay Higher Taxes The Infrastructurist
06/28/2011 Mineta Transportation Institute Releases Analysis of National Phone Survey About Transportation Funding Satellite Spotlight
06/27/2011 Survey Shows Americans Support Gas Tax Under Certain Conditions Trucking Info
06/26/2011 New Research: Do Americans Really Oppose Increasing The Gas Tax? Planetizen
06/25/2011 Transportation experts call for more investment San Francisco Chronicle
06/24/2011 Study finds that linking increased transportation tax to environmental or other specific benefits increases American’s support for higher transportation taxes Green Car Congress
06/23/2011 More Interagency Collaboration, Wider Grant Funding Required to Boost Mass Transit Security, Experts Say Homeland Security Today
06/17/2011 Eco-driving: Ready for prime time? PhysOrg.com
06/16/2011 Two Great Transportation Forums Coming Up Political Blotter
06/01/2011 Eco Driving: Ready for prime time? ITS Berkeley

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