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  • 08 Aug 2018 / Clean and energy-efficient vehicles

    There are 700 000 light mopeds in use in The Netherlands; only 6 % of these are electric. The other 94 % are petrol-powered and cause relatively high levels of pollution in cities. The Dutch...

  • 08 Aug 2018 / Urban mobility planning, Other

    A feature of Londons new 'Vision Zero' road safety action plan has led to the Sadiq Khan to announce his intention to make the default speed in London 20 mph. Speed cameras, on-street enforcement...

  • 08 Aug 2018 / Urban mobility planning, Collective passenger transport

    Paris commuters to benefit from modernised trains in an effort to manage urban congestion.

    Rail technology company,...

  • 06 Aug 2018 / Clean and energy-efficient vehicles

    A compact electric car rental service, using Birò vehicles, is being developed in the Portguese capital Lisbon. The Birò is a 100 % electric vehicle; it is very compact, quiet and has a removable...

  • New MaaS app for Madrid
    03 Aug 2018 / Collective passenger transport, Mobility management, Traffic and demand management

    The Municipal Transport Company (EMT) of Madrid has launched a new mobile application for shared mobility, Maas Madrid. The application for mobile devices, MaaS Madrid, went “live” in late July...

  • 01 Aug 2018 / Urban mobility planning, Public and stakeholder involvement, Clean and energy-efficient vehicles, Intermodality, Mobility management

    If your region, city or town is developing a sustainable urban mobility plan (SUMP) for its functional urban area or is implementing or planning to implement a pilot measure for LOW-carbon...

  • 01 Aug 2018 / Policy and research

     

    Policy on air pollution tends to focus on pollutants that come from the exhaust fumes of petrol and diesel vehicles, such as NO2 and particulate matter. Little attention is given to...

  • 01 Aug 2018 / Walking and cycling

     

    In the first half of 2018, the City of Vienna registered a...

  • 31 Jul 2018 / Transport for people with reduced mobility

    New measures, backed by hundreds of millions of pounds, will help to ensure that people with disabilities in the UK can travel confidently and easily. Towards the end of July, the Department for...

  • 30 Jul 2018 / Urban mobility planning, Clean and energy-efficient vehicles, Urban freight/city logistics

     

    Cities in the Belgian region of Flanders could soon be given the go-ahead to implement Ultra-Low Emission Zones (ULEZs) in order to improve air quality. Within an ULEZ cities would be...