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  • [New] Spanning clean energy, buildings, transport, nature and innovative technologies, the Ten Point Plan will mobilise £12 billion of government investment to unlock 3 times as much private sector investment by 2030; level up regions across the UK; and support up to 250,000 highly skilled green jobs. / GOV.UK
  • National government investment in cities could yield nearly US$ 24 trillion by 2050 and could support 87 million jobs by 2030 in sectors such as clean energy and public transport. / uclg-mewa.org
  • Cleaner transport will create and support highly skilled jobs, with the production of zero emission road vehicles alone having the potential to support tens of thousands of jobs worth up to £9.7 billion GVA in 2050. / GOV.UK
  • The American Jobs Plan proposes major transit investments - an opportunity for good jobs in the construction industry and maintenance of more sustainable transportation infrastructure for the 21st century. / Center for American Progress
  • The green savings bonds will be used to help finance projects to tackle climate change by focusing on renewable energy and clean transport, as well as creating green jobs across the UK. / lovemoney.com
  • The infrastructure bill, dubbed the American Jobs Plan, would fund projects including broadband, transportation, updating the electric grid and more. / Truthout
  • The American Jobs Plan, a $2.3 trillion infrastructure plan to invest in roads, transportation, water, broadband, and clean energy. / Troutman Pepper Hamilton Sanders
  • 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. / Euronews.com
  • 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

Last updated: 01 August 2021


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