Definition: This entry gives the total length of the road network and includes the length of the paved and unpaved portions.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2012See also: Roadways map
Himachal roadways wrests losses as diesel prices increase
Hill Post - 5/23/2013 7:27:37 AM
There being not enough funds but burdened with a mandate to ensure transport facilities for the common man, Himachal Roadways even at huge losses has to be kept alive the service for no private operator would dare to venture on some loss making and ...
How America Became a Third World Country (2013-2023)
Democratic Underground.com - 5/22/2013 9:12:00 PM
Roadways and scientific research were examples. In the post-World War II years, the country invested great sums of money in its interstate highways and what were widely considered the best education systems in the world, while research in well ...
When America became a third-world country
Salon - 5/21/2013 4:26:51 PM
The streets are so much darker now, since money for streetlights is rarely available to municipal governments ... too. We’re talking about the military behemoth of planet Earth, which in 2013 accounted for 40% of military spending globally ...
3 Amazing Images of the Future of Solar
Daily Finance - 5/21/2013 3:51:04 PM
Solar power is becoming more and more viable as an electricity source but it's being tested ... but if we're generating power that pays a rate of $0.18 per kilowatt-hour (similar rates to rooftop PPAs) the road would pay for itself in 19 years.
Focused on Making Our Roads Safer
LOCAL2 Sault Ste. Marie - 5/10/2013 4:47:04 PM
All enforcement agencies across the country have been invited to participate ... the police and the public to work together to ensure that Canada’s roadways are the safest in the world. Here in Sault Ste Marie and the Township of Prince, there have ...
Memorial Day 2013: Higher Gas Prices, Fewer Travelers
US News and World Report - 5/23/2013 6:04:42 PM
As millions of Americans prepare to get behind the wheel and embark on a Memorial Day getaway this weekend, they should also be bracing for something else: high gas prices. [BROWSE: Editorial Cartoons on Gas Prices] Fuel costs have been on the ...
Energy Producing Roads Made From Solar Cells and Glass May Be The Solution To Carbon Emissions and Climate Change
A to Z Nanotechnology - 5/17/2013 11:55:25 PM
and we would still need to transport the energy around the country. In Brusaw's Solar Roadways concept, instead of covering a large area of the Southwest with solar arrays, all of our roads would be paved with glass panels that could collect and distribute ...
Pothole Season is in Full Bloom on Long Island Roadways
LONGISLAND.com - 4/19/2013 6:09:14 PM
“It’s like a third-world country,” commented one resident ... to notify the New York State Department of Transportation (NYSDOT). Potholes on other roadways fall under federal, county, town, village or private jurisdiction, depending on the ...
Disney World Location Parks within Florida - A Magical Family Vacation
Melodika.net - 5/21/2013 8:27:15 AM
Attractions range from the Echo Lake, Animation Courtyard, Pixar, Roadways of The united states and Sundown ... It contains rep restaurants as well as shops manned by the countries citizens. Entire world Showcase also has a 1.Only two miles man-made ...
Soldiers re-occupy Mexico’s Hot Land
Washington Post - 5/22/2013 4:44:09 AM
MEXICO CITY — Villagers in Mexico’s troubled western state of Michoacan lined the highways this week to cheer the arrival of soldiers sent by President Enrique Peña Nieto to reoccupy their towns. But the scenes have underscored the seeming intractabil ...
National Safety Council Estimates More than 400 Fatal Crashes this Memorial Day Weekend
Digital Journal - 5/20/2013 7:55:38 PM
"NSC issues fatality estimates for major holiday periods to draw attention to the need for drivers to exercise safe driving practices, especially when a significant number of drivers are expected to be traveling on our roadways and highways," said Janet ...
Make Road Safety Week a 52-week-long challenge
Kingston Whig - 5/13/2013 1:08:45 PM
It’s an effort among law enforcement agencies, safety organizations, insurers, media and of course, you, the driver, to make our country’s roadways among the safest in the world. But we have a long way to go. Until 2004, Canada had one of the highest ...
'The World at Night' can be brightly beautiful – but there's a dark side, too
NBCNews.com - 5/15/2013 1:17:43 AM
It's a major waste of energy, it disrupts ecosystems and has adverse health effects." The International Dark-Sky Association estimates that $1 billion is spent in the United States every year to generate artificial light that goes to waste.
Urban renewal? Big U.S. cities showing strong growth
Enid News & Eagle - 5/23/2013 5:25:55 AM
WASHINGTON — Urban renewal? New census estimates show that most of the nation's largest cities further enhanced their allure last year, posting strong population growth for a second straight year. Big cities surpassed the rate of growth of their ...
Damaged rail line clogs commute
New Hampshire SentinelSource.com - 5/20/2013 3:37:56 PM
Commuters who would normally take the train between New Haven and New York needed to make other plans today in the aftermath of a derailment that disrupted train service on one of the busiest tracks in the country. “There are going to be ...