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Clean and energy-efficient vehicles, such as hybrid/electric buses and cars, aim to reduce greenhouse and other pollutant emissions, fuel consumption and fossil fuel dependency.

Exhaust gas treatment systems, alternative drive trains and the use of alternative fuels and energy storage systems can improve the environmental record of vehicles. Besides technical interventions, promotional and procurement initiatives can accelerate the uptake of low-emission vehicles.

By rswa178 / Updated: 19 Mar 2019

Fact sheets reveal innovative mobility measures in CIVITAS ECCENTRIC cities

The full set of fact sheets chronicling the innovative mobility measures being implemented within CIVITAS ECCENTRIC are now available. The fact sheets cover the five cities involved in the project. They are Madrid (Spain); Munich (Germany), Ruse (Bulgaria), Stockholm (Sweden); and Turku (Finland). 

The fact sheets outline key details relating to each of their respective solutions, including:

By rswa178 / Updated: 26 Feb 2019
By Chiara Benetti / Updated: 06 Mar 2019

European Biomass Conference & Exhibition (EUBCE) 2019

The 27th European Biomass Conference & Exhibition taking place between 27 and 30 May 2019 in Lisbon, Portugal, is a premier global event for research and development on all aspects of this dynamic energy sector, attracting over 1 500 participants from more than 65 countries. It is a world class renowned science-to-science, business-to-business and science-to-industry platform with an absolute and exclusive focus on the global Biomass sector.

By Ella Andrew / Updated: 01 May 2019
By Ella Andrew / Updated: 21 Feb 2019

Oxford EV Summit 2019

The two-day summit brings together business leaders and key players working on electric vehicles, energy, information technology and charging infrastructure, to explore how to advance full e-mobility.

The summit is a high-level business forum based on the dual themes of business engagement and thought leadership from influential experts across the sector. There will also be a number of exhibitions showcasing the latest in electric vehicle technology.

By Ella Andrew / Updated: 22 Feb 2019

EVS 32

EVS (Electric Vehicles Symposium) is one of the leading international events on sustainable mobility, exploring how technology will be used in future mobility, together with the related business models and issues surrounding social acceptability.

The various components of electric mobility will be on display; from markets to vehicle battery technology (hybrid and hydrogen fuel cell); from motorcycles to trucks, and from charging facilities to related services and public policy.

By Ella Andrew / Updated: 22 Feb 2019

E-mobility Charging Infrastructure Europe 2020

OEMs and operators are working hard to evolve smart fast-charging infrastructure in a currently fast-paced environment. E-mobility Charging Infrastructure Europe aims to explore the latest developments, challenges and opportunities of charging infrastructure in Europe in an interactive way. 

The following key challenges will be addressed:

By Ella Andrew / Updated: 20 Feb 2019

Towards Net Zero Transport

As part of its Net Zero Now campaign, BusinessGreen will seek to support the Paris Agreement goals, through a series of new events dedicated to exploring the many opportunities and challenges that come with the net zero transition.

Each quarter we will host a different Towards Net Zero conference, bringing together leading businesses, investors, policymakers, and commentators from four critical sectors to discuss how net zero strategies can be developed and accelerated.

By Ella Andrew / Updated: 20 Feb 2019

rEVolution 2019

Attend rEVolution 2019 to join the thousands of cleantech experts, that have joined forces to create sustainable solutions for mobility. rEVolution is the annual networking and idea-sharing conference for the mobility industry and beyond, connecting over 1000 mobility thought leaders from around the world.

This year, the conference challenges experts to create better solutions and bigger collaborations that will accelerate the transition towards a zero-emission future.

The key topics include:

By Tom Nokes / Updated: 11 Feb 2019

Electric vehicle sharing project goes live in UK

The InclusivEV demonstrator project, a €3.8million pan-European project that aims to widen access to electric vehicles (EVs) through an affordable car-sharing scheme, successfully launched its first demonstration site in the UK, in Solihull in the West Midlands in December 2018.