Karl Fitzgerald – the easy economics of high speed rail

Beyond Zero talks to Karl Fitzgerald, an economist, "tax geek" and Project Director at Prosper Australia and Earthsharing. He talks about land value capture and how it can fund the building the high speed rail network from Melbourne to Brisbane, researched in BZE's Zero Carbon Australia High Speed Rail report. BZE Radio: 20 Feb 2016: [...]

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High Speed Rail – all aboard for Brisbane!

BZE radio talks to Brad Shultz about the Zero Carbon Australia High Speed Rail report and its launch in Brisbane. http://bze.org.au/high-speed-rail-plan/   BZE Community Radio Show: Mon 1 September 2014: Podcast Speakers at the launch will discuss the technical, economic and social issues relating to high speed rail in Australia. Speakers included: Stephen Bygrave, CEO [...]

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High Speed Rail Report (2014)

Australia could have a high speed rail from Melbourne to Brisbane within a decade, with 60% of Australians living within 50km of a station: 21 stations linking 18 cities and towns, including Melbourne, Canberra, Sydney & Brisbane, 1,799 km of rail, 81 km of tunnels, and 98 km of elevated sections. (Beyond Zero Emissions: 2014) [...]

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