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  • [New] The infrastructure bill, dubbed the American Jobs Plan, would fund projects including broadband, transportation, updating the electric grid and more. / Truthout
  • [New] The American Jobs Plan, a $2.3 trillion infrastructure plan to invest in roads, transportation, water, broadband, and clean energy. / Troutman Pepper Hamilton Sanders
  • [New] Around 10,000 new jobs will be created as well as support some the UK's key sectors such as transport, infrastructure, clean energy and, in particular manufacturing as Plymouth has the highest concentration of manufacturing businesses in any city south of Birmingham. / Built Environment Networking
  • Low-carbon transitions in energy, transport, cities, manufacturing and food are expected to generate trillions of dollars of investment and millions of new jobs over the next decade. / World Bank
  • Biden is still working with Congress to push through his American Jobs Plan, which is now a $1.7 trillion effort that includes some components seeking to undo historic injustice and promote equity in transportation projects, for example. / Al Jazeera
  • The American Jobs Plan - which came with a whopping $2.2 trillion price tag - ordered a wide range of infrastructure projects, from modernizing public transportation to replacing lead pipes to constructing high-voltage power lines. / The Hill
  • Biden is calling for the United States to put trillions of dollars into his jobs plan and other proposals that would retool U.S. power and transportation sectors to pump out less fossil fuel pollution. / AP News
  • Malaysia's Transport Authority expects the completed station in Bukit Chagar to bring about an additional 15,000 jobs for Malaysians. / Investors
  • The spending in the American Jobs Plan would cover a wide range of physical infrastructure projects, including transportation, broadband, the electric grid and housing, as well as efforts to jump-start manufacturing. / SHRM
  • The UK government wants to be at the forefront of rolling out autonomous driving technology and the transport ministry forecasts by 2035 around 40% of new UK cars could have self-driving capabilities, creating up to 38,000 new skilled jobs. /
  • Biden and Congress are crafting the American Jobs Plan, a $2 trillion plan to build and upgrade roads and transportation hubs, improve the power grid, fund EV car charging, expand affordable housing and bring high-speed broadband to more rural areas. / CNet
  • Plaid Cymru - £6bn green economic stimulus creating 60,000 new jobs over five years, drive carbon emissions in Wales to net-zero levels by 2035, substantially reduce car usage through public transport, walking and cycling investment. / BBC News
  • There are other parts of the American Jobs Plan we think will accrue benefits to transportation electrification just by cultivating a strong domestic manufacturing sector. / Utility Dive
  • The American Jobs Plan includes $621 billion for transportation infrastructure, such as roads, bridges and transit, which could provide some opportunity to help the city pay for its cash-strapped, scandal-ridden project. / Honolulu Civil Beat
  • The bulk of the jobs created by the American Jobs Plan will be in the construction, manufacturing, transportation, distribution and healthcare industries. / CNBC
  • Innovative Financial Initiatives for Africa will help close adaptation finance gaps, enhance access to existing finance and mobilize new public and private sector investment. / Global Center on Adaptation
  • C40 Cities' newly released research confirms that green investment in global public transport systems will not only safeguard existing jobs, but will also create millions of decent, sustainable jobs and drastically cut emissions in the next decade. / WSPglobal
  • $754 billion in public investments for innovation, transportation, and clean energy infrastructure would create over 1 million annual jobs through 2026. / Third Way
  • Economic recovery actions targeting energy efficiency could create nearly 4 million additional jobs globally through public and private sector investment in buildings, transport and industry. / The Fifth Estate
  • Kansas is projected to outperform the U.S. in employment growth for warehousing, wholesale, and ground transportation support activities - subsectors where advanced analytics and automation would increase operational efficiency and create high-wage jobs. / wp-content
  • The Bureau of Labor Statistics indicates transportation and material moving jobs will increase six percent and add 634,000 jobs by 2026. / Inc

Last updated: 20 June 2021