Wednesday, August 10, 2022

Tag: Canadian Urban Transit Research and Innovation Consortium

Driving the next wave of public transit expansion

Public transit is the backbone of livable cities. Better transit means less congestion, faster commutes, more convenience, higher productivity, and lower emissions. Simply put...

Canada and FCM invest in low-emission transit in Brampton and Burlington

The Government of Canada and the Federation of Canadian Municipalities, announced a $253,000 investment through FCM’s Green Municipal Fund (GMF) to support the transition...

Federal government advances supports for zero emission bus transportation

Infrastructure Canada announced that the Canadian Urban Transit Research & Innovation Consortium (CUTRIC) has been selected to support transit bus operators by producing comprehensive...

Utilities should focus on public transit, not just passenger cars: CUTRIC

The Canadian Urban Transit Research & Innovation Consortium (CUTRIC) announced the publication of the first-ever comprehensive review and assessment of Canadian electrical utilities’ transportation...

Investments to electrify public transit buses across Canada

Today, Infrastructure and Communities Minister Catherine McKenna and the Minister of Innovation, Science and Industry Francois-Philippe Champagne announced $2.75 billion in funding over five...

Brampton announces plans to construct large electric bus transit facility

Brampton City Council recently approved plans for Brampton Transit's fully electric transit maintenance and storage facility. Brampton Transit's third facility will be one of...