• GO SUMP Policy briefs

    The objective of the GO SUMP Policy briefs document is to provide final policy recommendations based on the urban mobility measures and strategies developed by the modular projects within the Interreg MED urban transport community. Key recommendations have been consolidated into one document; the Go SUMP Policy briefs.
  • Pedestrianisation of Ljubljana city centre

    As recently as 2007, the city centre of Ljubljana was dominated by high volumes of motorised traffic. In 2007 a large-scale initiative to pedestrianise city centre streets was started; today, the pedestrian area of Ljubljana covers more than 10 hectares.
  • EU Sustainable Energy Awards - Apply Today

    During the EU Sustainable Energy Week (EUSEW), from 22 to 26 June 2020, outstanding projects will be celebrated for their innovation and impact. If your work focuses on clean, sustainable and renewable energy, and you believe your projects deserve Europe-wide recognition, apply for the EU Sustainable Energy Awards by 27 January 2020.
  • Green Deal: EU's goal is to be the first climate neutral continent by 2050

    European Green Deal announced at COP 25: The European Commission's goal is for Europe to be the first climate-neutral continent by 2050
  • 2nd Edition SUMP Guidelines - now available as an online booklet

    The Guidelines for developing and implementing a Sustainable Urban Mobility Plan (2nd edition) have been converted to an online booklet that is now available on the Eltis portal.
  • Eltis newsletter - December 2019

    As a busy and exciting year draws to a close, the European Commission has announced ambitious plans to be the first climate neutral continent and aims to achieve climate neutrality by 2050.

  • Hydrogen cars with zero emissions at the tailpipe, ready to spread widely

    16 Jan 2020
    Clean and energy-efficient vehicles, Public and stakeholder involvement

    Hydrogen based technology in the electric transport sector is competing with traditional fuels like diesel and gasoline for long distances. It is quiet...

  • Parking and SUMP: A perfect match - Park4SUMP project

    16 Jan 2020
    Mobility management, Traffic and demand management, Urban mobility planning

    Park4SUMP is an EU-funded Horizon 2020 project, which supports cities to adapt their parking management strategies as part of their Sustainable Urban Mobility Plans (SUMPs). It...

  • Residents spur policy makers into action on air pollution in Skopje

    13 Jan 2020
    Public and stakeholder involvement

    The air in Skopje, the capital of North Macedonia, is one of the most polluted in Europe because of the city’s geographical position and its reliance on fossil fuels. However, over recent years,...

  • EU promotes digitalisation of freight transport information

    13 Jan 2020
    Urban freight/city logistics

    In December 2019, the ambassadors of the EU's Member States approved a proposal to make it easier for freight operators to provide information to public authorities in digital form. The vote took place in the...

  • Braga's SUMP nears completion

    06 Jan 2020
    Urban mobility planning

    Towards the end of 2019, the Portuguese Municipality of Braga hosted a session that aimed to present and collect contributions that might be included in the final version of the city’s Sustainable Urban Mobility Plan (SUMP).

    This was the second debate that...

  • Urban traffic measurements - city residents can now monitor traffic in their area

    02 Jan 2020
    Mobility management, Monitoring and evaluation

    For urban mobility planners and policymakers to influence changes in mobility patterns, they need to have a detailed knowledge of the existing...