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  • 10 Dec 2018 / Clean and energy-efficient vehicles

    The world’s biggest trial of commercial electric vehicles (EVs) has been given the green light by UK energy regulator Ofgem, bringing together leading power, technology, fleet and transport...

  • 10 Dec 2018 / Collective passenger transport

    Luxembourg is planning to make all modes of public transport free to use. Xavier Bettel, leader of the country’s recently re-elected government, has pledged to remove fares on buses, trains and...

  • 10 Dec 2018 / Policy and research

    The Belgian federal government is taking action to provide alternatives for those employees that currently use company cars. Two initiatives, the Mobility Budget and the Mobility Allowance, have...

  • 30 Nov 2018 / Intermodality

    The City of Prague is struggling with the high number of incoming commuter cars and a subsequent shortage of parking spaces. The capital’s new governing coalition has sought the help of the...

  • 29 Nov 2018 / Urban mobility planning, Policy and research, Scheme appraisal, Quality, audits and benchmarking, Intermodality

    CIVITAS SUMPs-Up has opened a call for cities to take part in its next SUMP Learning Programme (SLP).

    Up to 25 planning authorities have the chance to join SLP5, which...

  • 28 Nov 2018 / Urban mobility planning, Walking and cycling, Mobility management

    Paris Mayor Anna Hidalgo has called for the city’s historic centre to be closed for traffic every Sunday from the end of 2019. Starting in autumn 2018, much of the city centre already becomes...

  • 28 Nov 2018 / Walking and cycling

    Shared e-bikes, implemented at scale, could double the number of bicycle trips in London, increasing their modal share and reducing congestion and pollution. A...

  • 28 Nov 2018 / Policy and research

    Having experienced the challenges with the roll out of free-floating bike sharing services, Vienna is now having to deal with a new mobility sharing service: e-scooter sharing services, including ...

  • 27 Nov 2018 / Monitoring and evaluation, Quality, audits and benchmarking, Other

    Safer City Streets, the worldwide traffic safety network for liveable cities recently published its first global benchmark of urban road safety. The data, collected from 31 cities in 20...

  • 23 Nov 2018 / Clean and energy-efficient vehicles

    As part of the London Mayor’s intention to decrease concentrations of nitrogen dioxide (NO2) at roadside locations in the UK capital, seven ‘Low Emission Bus Zones’ (LEBZs) are now in full ...