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Over $6 million headed to local transportation, technology projects

LENEXA, Kan. (WIBW) – Governor Laura Kelly has announced that over $6 million is headed to local transportation and technology projects all over the state.

Governor Laura Kelly says she and Kansas Department of Transportation Secretary Julie Lorenz announced the recipients of over $6 million in funds from two programs that invest in technology and local community transportation needs.

According to Gov. Kelly, the announcement marked the KDOT’s first-ever Innovative Technology program awards which were made possible by the Eisenhower Legacy Transportation Program, or IKE, the 10-year transportation program approved by eh 2020 Kansas Legislature and signed into law by

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Clean technology projects line up bids for $1 billion EU support

By Kate Abnett

(Reuters) – Clean technology projects are readying bids for a billion-euro support package from the European Union under a flagship scheme for funding breakthrough low-carbon technologies.

The EU Innovation Fund will support projects such as floating wind farms, carbon capture mechanisms and energy storage, all of which could help clean up sectors such as cement and steelmaking.

“These large-scale investments will help restart the EU economy and create a green recovery that leads us to climate neutrality in 2050,” EU climate chief Frans Timmermans said.

The European Commission on Friday invited projects to bid for 1 billion

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