China high speed rail ready for business


China looks on schedule to officially launch what is said to be the world’s longest single high speed rail. 

High speed rail could create 1.3 million jobs

A new study out recently from the American Public Transportation Association (APTA) suggests kneecapping high speed rail on the federal level might not be the best move at the moment. 



China accelerates high speed rail build out

President Obama’s dream of high speed rail (HSR) in the U.S. may have been gutted for the year as part of federal budget deals, but other parts of the world continue to march forward with their plans.