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June 13, 2011

Exit Interview: Port of Long Beach Executive Director Dick Steinke

With port traffic trending up, significant capital investment in the works, and the success of the Clean Air Action Plan more evident every day, Steinke retires on a high note.

June 24, 2010

VX2010 Panel: Integration of Wind, Solar More Possible than Ever

Two leaders of the renewable energy industry discuss market and production strategies in the rapidly changing renewable energy field.

April 2, 2010

The Green Tech Company to Watch; BYD-Motors Coming to North America

BYD-Motors General Manager Fred Ni addressed VX2010 in Los Angeles to highlight the breadth of game changing technology offered by BYD.

April 2, 2010

VerdeXchange: High Speed Rail Panel Updates Status of Project Planning

With ARRA funds allotted, the California High Speed Rail project, the planning process has swung into high gear; Richard Katz and Mayor Curt Pringle are included on the VX2010 panel.

April 2, 2010

VX2010 Plenary Speakers Define Market Success

S. David Freeman, Michael Peevey, and Robyn Beavers make predictions regarding the role of government regulation like cap-and-trade in curbing greenhouse gas emissions.

March 3, 2010

Bay Area's Heminger Urges Transportation Paradigm Shift

Executive Director of the Metropolitan Transportation Commission Steve Heminger stresses innovation for the reauthorization of the federal surface transportation bill-and an end to the TEA era.

June 3, 2009

VerdeXchange Panel: Can California's Climate Change Initiatives Guide Federal Implementation?

Robert Hertzberg and Rep. Earl Blumenauer draw the lines of California's influence straight to the agenda of the new leadership in Congress and the White House. (March 2009)

June 3, 2009

American Society of Civil Engineers: 2009 Report Card for America's Infrastructure

With the federal stimulus package passed in the House and headed to the Senate, the ASCE delivers an average grade of D. (January 2009)

November 25, 2008

RAND's Paul Sorensen Authors Study Analyzing Short-Term Fixes for Congestion Relief

With long term funding solutions through Measure R about to come online, a RAND study has detailed projects and strategies that can have a substatial impact on congestion within the next five years.

November 25, 2008

Midway Airport Financing Confirms Public-Private Partnerships Politically Viable Countrywide

With a growing history of sheperding landmark public-private parterships, David Narefsky, partner at Mayer Brown, helped broker the privatization of Midway Airport in Chicago.

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