DC Job Alert: Outreach Coordinator

Union of Concerned Scientists This position is located in Washington, DC Position Overview The Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS), a leading science-based advocacy organization, seeks a motivated and detail-oriented individual to help plan and implement campaign organizing activities with the Clean Vehicles Program to build a clean, equitable, and accessible transportation future. Transportation is now …

Sacramento Job Alert: Manager, Fleet & Operations Green Cities

Manager, Fleet & Operations Green Cities Volkswagen This position is located in Sacramento, California. Description Volkswagen is hiring a Manager, Fleet & Operations Green Cities. One of the primary roles is the responsibility of fleet operations for all Green City initiatives. Below is an excerpt of the job description. The successful candidate will join the …

NYC Event Recap: Earth Day

YPT-NYC celebrated Earth Day by holding a presentation panel with experts in sustainability practices across the transportation industry. Tom Abdallah, Chief Environmental Engineer for the Capital Program Management Department of MTA New York City Transit (NYCT), provided an overview of sustainable practices being employed by NYCT subway environment including outfitting support facilities with solar panels at …

Climate CoLab Competition

Tell the world your ideas for what to do about climate change--and maybe win $10,000! At MIT’s Climate CoLab you can work with people from all over the world to develop ideas for what we can actually do about climate change. If you submit one of the winning ideas, you’ll be able to present it to the media, government officials, business …

2013 T&DI Green Streets, Highways and Development Conference

The Transportation and Development Institute (T&DI) of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) is pleased to announce the 2nd T&DI Green Streets, Highways and Development Conference with the theme “Advancing the Practice”. The 2nd T&DI Green Streets, Highways &Development (GSHD) Conference, which will be held November 3-6, 2013 in Austin, TX, will bring together …