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Vienna's cargo bike shares exemplify sustainable transport  Shareable

In July 2017, the “Grätzlrad Wien" program, an online platform, started offering free cargo bike shares to citizens in Vienna.


How Scotland is moving to sustainable public transport  Intelligent Transport

Michael Matheson, Cabinet Secretary for Transport, Infrastructure and Connectivity, discusses how Scotland is supporting new transport initiatives to combat ...


Hydrogen fuel cell bikes to provide sustainable transport for G7 Summit Journalists  Hydrogen Fuel News

Journalists covering the upcoming 45th G7 World Summit will have the chance to ride hydrogen fuel cell bikes provided by Pragma Industries throughout.


£13.25m up for grabs for sustainable transport solutions  Fleet World

Public, community and third sector organisations in Scotland can now apply for funding for sustainable and greener travel options under the third round of the ...


Pinch Point cash could fund sustainable transport schemes  Transport Network

The Department for Transport (DfT) has published guidance to help councils apply for a share of nearly £350m to improve local roads. Under the Local ...


Pune on my mind: Our city needs sustainable transport, says Sujit Patwardhan  Hindustan Times

As a child, I spent many years in Pune and I learnt to cycle on my own on Prabhat road, its bylanes and on Karve road with its canopy of Banyan trees on either ...


Haymarket gap site plans labelled 'too bland' and lacking sustainable transport vision  The Scotsman

A leading heritage watchdog has formally objected to "run-of-the-mill" proposals to bring a Haymarket gap site that has been abandoned for 50 years back into ...


STL unveils first electric bus  MassTransitMag.com

The bus will be used in testing ahead of STL's scheduled 2020 opening of its first fully electric bus line.


Energy boost for world's first hydrogen bike  SmartCitiesWorld

A fleet of the fuel cell Alpha bikes are heading to the G7 World Summit in Biarritz to provide sustainable transport for journalists covering the event.


Podcast: Tesla Semi electric truck range, Model 3 high mileage, new Chevy Bolt EUV, and more  Electrek

This week on the Electrek Podcast, we discuss the most popular news in the world of sustainable transport and energy, including the Tesla Semi electric truck's ...


How Anheuser-Busch plans to sustainably ship cold beer around the USA  GreenBiz

Earlier this year, Ingrid De Ryck, vice president of procurement and sustainability for beer giant Anheuser-Busch, rode across a stage in Scottsdale, Arizona, ...


Poseidonion Grand Hotel Promotes Sustainable Transport on Spetses  GTP Headlines

The Poseidonion Grand Hotel on Spetses is offering its guests the opportunity to travel around the island with electric vehicles.


As rural communities age, their public transport is shrinking. It's time to fix this  World Economic Forum

In rural areas of Japan, the use of traditional public transport is falling dramatically due to a decreasing and aging population and a higher dependence on ...


WOC and the world association for waterborne transport infrastructure (PIANC) sign MOU  Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide

The World Ocean Council (WOC) and the World Association for Waterborne Transport Infrastructure (PIANC) have signed an MOU on long-term cooperation.


NSE scrutinises sustainable rail transport in Nigeria  Vanguard

Nigeria News - The Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE), Bwari Branch, on Saturday met to scrutinise the way forward for sustainable railway transportation..


SUSTAINABLE PUBLIC TRANSPORT FORUM ADDRESSES CHALLENGES  Australasian Bus and Coach

VOLVO BUSES hosted it first 'Smart and Sustainable' transport forum in Sydney today, blending global experience with local insights to “…address Australian a.


Gatwick Airport offers more sustainable public transport options  International Airport Review

Bus access through Gatwick Airport is improved with a £3.8 million upgrade including new facilities for people with reduced mobility.


Why a ‘Green Flying Duty’ is vital to combat climate change  The Independent

In one of her final acts as Prime Minister, and likely with an eye on her legacy, Theresa May committed the UK to net zero carbon emissions by 2050. It's proof ...


Prospective engineering students determined to take on climate change  Siliconrepublic.com

Demand for engineering courses has increased this year, with subjects focused on climate action topping the list.


Companies are already decarbonizing shipping without electric fleets — here's how  GreenBiz

This article is adapted from GreeBiz's newsletter, Transport Weekly. Subscribe here. Electric vehicle fleets might be the future, but for most fleet managers, the ...


How can we make sure that cyclists are kept safe on roads?  Intelligent Transport

Cyclists and bus drivers have swapped seats to highlight the safety implications of sharing the road and how to ensure cyclists are safe.


CYCLE HEAVEN WITH ROUTEFIFTY7 IN SHANKLIN  Island Echo

A new 'pop-up' bike hire *service* has launched from an Island business, thanks to funding from the Isle of Wight Council. Routefifty7 secured funding ...


Keolis has opened a new section of its first tram network in China  Intelligent Transport

In a bid to provide sustainable transportation to the people of Songjiang, Keolis is expanding its light rail operations.


When scientists practice sustainability, what drives them?  Sustainability Times

Scientists are hard at promoting climate action and sustainable lifestyles. Yet when it comes to real life, what drives scientists themselves to live more sustainably ...


Next Stop: Sustainable Transport!  Advanced Science News

It is hard to watch or read the news these days without being reminded of the impending environmental crises facing our planet and communities. The spotlight ...


Scania Calls for a Climate Day and Halts Operations for Sustainability Training for Employees  PRNewswire

SÖDERTÄLJE, Sweden, Aug. 2, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- As a show of commitment to battling climate change and to reaching the goal of the Paris Agreement, ...


World Maritime theme for 2020: "Sustainable shipping for a sustainable planet"  Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide

As part of the United Nations family, IMO is actively working towards the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the associated SDGs. Indeed, most of ...


Sustainable Transport call: in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly (OC05R19P 1043)  FE News

Call to run a project supporting sustainable transport in Cornwall and Isles of Scilly. Contents. Details; Location; Value; Deadlines; Completion date; How to ...


Modern and Sustainable Transport Sector at the Forefront of 2019 Philippine Electric Vehicle Summit  manilastandard.net

The 7th Philippine Electric Vehicle Summit, with the theme “Electric Vehicles: Modernizing the Transportation Landscape, Driving Sustainable Growth,” kicks off ...


The Problem with Trying to Boycott Stephen Ross  CityLab

SoulCycle investor Stephen Ross faces criticism for hosting a Trump fundraiser. But he also funds sustainability research and urban mobility. It's complicated.


RED FUNNEL AWARDED SOUGHT AFTER SUSTAINABLE TRANSPORT AWARD  Island Echo

Red Funnel Ferries has been recognised for actively promoting the use of sustainable transport and has been awarded a 'Gold Star' certificate from Visit Isle of ...


Meet the Sustainability Leader: Employee Engagement & Behaviour Change - Scottish Power  edie.net

With entries now open for edie's Sustainability Leaders Awards 2020, this new feature series showcases the achievements of the 2019 winners and reveals their ...


Scottish public to have their say on future transport strategy  Intelligent Transport

A new National Transport Strategy for Scotland has been published for public consultation, a marked change in the approach to transport.


Transport for Scotland acquire funding for low carbon and active travel  Intelligent Transport

ERDF is set to invest £13.25 million in the Low Carbon Travel and Transport Challenge Fund, a significant increase in funding from previous years.


Wellington seeks funding for new bi-mode trains  International Railway Journal

GREATER Wellington Regional Council has endorsed a proposal that would see the New Zealand capital's Wairarapa and Capital Connection fleets replaced ...


Booklet publicising climate action cost €25,000 | Ireland  The Times

The Department of Agriculture spent €25000 on a glossy magazine highlighting its action on tackling climate change.Last month 100000 copies of the A to Z of ...


Red, gold and green – Red Funnel receives Visit Isle of Wight gold star sustainability award  Isle of Wight County Press

RED Funnel has been awarded a gold star for promoting sustainable transport.


Plans for state-of-the-art Transport Hub for Waterford take 'a significant step forward'  Waterford Live

Plans for a state-of-the-art Transport Hub on Waterford's North Quays have gone on public display at Waterford City and County Council offices and online....


Harrow Council addresses low cycling and walking rates  Harrow Times

Harrow Council said it is “taking action” to improve the borough's poor performance when it comes to staying active.


Low carbon transport funding available for Scottish travel projects  Government Europa

13.25m (€14.48m) has been made available in innovative travel and low carbon transport funding in Scotland through an EU funding scheme.


Abu Dhabi to promote sustainable infrastructure at the World Road Congress  Logistics Middle East

The Congress will offer a unique opportunity to explore the challenges, solutions and innovations, such as the introduction of driverless cars and future ...


UK's most sustainable cities ranked in new report  Envirotec

Southern cities outperform rest of UK in terms of environmental sustainability. A report released in July appears to reveal a growing north-south divide between ...


Department for Transport using AI to conduct biggest ever study of UK's road markings  Traffic Technology Today

The UK's Department for Transport (DfT) has announced a national assessment of road markings that will give an insight into the current condition of local roads, ...


What commuters want  Down To Earth Magazine

Rather than a top-bottom framework which assumes what people need, a bottom-up framework involving user perceptions will help in re-designing urban ...


Scotland’s Transport Secretary pays visit to Cranfield  sUAS News

Scotland's Transport, Infrastructure and Connectivity Secretary, Michael Matheson MSP, today visited Cranfield University on a fact-finding mission to learn more ...


5 ways to make air travel greener  CBC News

This story is part of a CBC News series entitled In Our Backyard, which looks at the effects climate change is having in Canada, from extreme weather events to ...


Indian city Pune hits brake on car traffic to curb pollution  DW (English)

Extreme traffic jams and air pollution are commonplace in Indian cities. Pune, in the country's west, wants to transform its transportation system and be a role ...


Helsinki residents encouraged to reduce emissions with new 'Think Sustainably' app - Positive News  Positive.News

City officials in the Finnish capital, Helskini, have launched a tool to encourage residents and visitors to reduce carbon emissions by choosing more sustainable ...


Sustainability Policy Index: Anti-ICE Regulation To Grow In Prominence  Fitch Solutions

Key View: Our new Sustainability Policy Index ranks countries on the scope and scale of policy and regulation pertaining to environmental sustainability, across ...


First Shipment Of Track Received And Sustainable Transport Plan Launched  Railways Africa

The first of three shipments of track for the upgrade of the Walvis Bay - Kranzberg 210km line has arrived in Walvis Bay. The Master Plan for sustainable trans.


Gatwick Airport partners with AI-powered sustainable bus service  Bdaily

Gatwick Airport has partnered with a personalised bus *service* in a bid to offer its employees a sustainable option for work transport. Shared transportation ...


Grace Martin: Transport policy should put people first, not cars  The Scotsman

It's never been more important to bring people back to the heart of the places where we live, work, socialise and play. A recent discussion with Sustrans Scotland ...


St. Pete 2.0: Climate, transportation, housing and Trop site top-of-mind as St. Pete grows  St Pete Catalyst

The St. Petersburg renaissance has been in full swing for more than a decade. We've excelled in many areas and struggled in others. In our series, St. Pete 2.0, ...


New Transport Strategy offers 'absolutely no new actions on climate emissions'  Holyrood

The Scottish Government's new Transport Strategy doesn't go far enough on climate change, campaigners say.


IMO sets "Sustainable shipping for a sustainable planet" as 2020 theme  ShipInsight

"Sustainable shipping for a sustainable planet" has been selected as the World Maritime theme for 2020. This will provide an opportunity to raise awareness of ...


Southern cities 'outperforming rest of the UK in terms of sustainability'  Energy Live News - Energy Made Easy

Southern cities are outperforming the rest of the UK in terms of environmental sustainability. That's the conclusion reached in a new report published by Irwin ...


Ensuring the transport revolution works for all  Energy Saving Trust

Scotland is an interesting case study in the quest to ensure equality is at the heart of sustainable transport developments. With low-carbon transport as a major ...


London Stansted and Luton Airport top the drop-off charge league of shame while 8 in 10 have upped their fees  The Sun

LONDON Stansted has the most expensive pick up and drop off fees, followed by Luton Airport. And there's more bad news for family and friends who drive their ...


Opinion: Climate and air quality is an emergency  Newham Recorder

This world, this country and this borough face a climate and air quality emergency. It's not a problem. It's not an issue. It's an emergency. A 999, blue lights ...


An electric vehicle charging station is coming to Washington  Chronicle Live

Dedicated spaces will be provided for drivers looking to charge electric vehicles in Washington.


Kiwi startup making waves in electric transport  bizEDGE New Zealand

We're helping organisations address one the biggest challenge of our time climate change by giving them a practical way to reduce their own carbon footprint.


Cheaper way for Penang transport  New Straits Times

The SRS Consortium- Penang Transport Master Plan at RM46 billion and counting is an overblown project that does not solve Penang's transport woes.


All aboard for reopening railway line to Alloa  Dunfermline Press

THE £70 million investment for the Levenmouth rail link has boosted proposals to reopen the Dunfermline to Alloa track for passengers.


European funding for low carbon and active travel  Scottish Government News

A third round for the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) Low Carbon Travel and Transport Challenge Fund is now open and available for ...


5 Sustainable Transport Options to Watch In 2019  Triple Pundit

From big investments in the electric vehicle segment to scooter invasions in cities worldwide, we saw a great deal of movement in the sustainable transport ...


Meet the sustainability leader: Social Sustainability & Community Development - JPA Furniture  edie.net

With entries now open for edie's Sustainability Leaders Awards 2020, this new feature series showcases the achievements of the 2019 winners and reveals their ...


A New Tool to Boost Your City's 'Sustainable Mobility'  CityLab

Cities could get more people walking, biking, and riding transit, according to a new report, if they just know where to look for improvement.


Hythe Neighbourhood Plan referendum due | Advertiser and Times  New Milton Advertiser and Lymington Times

VOTERS in Hythe and Dibden could go to the polls in October in a referendum on whether to accept local development policies in the Neighbourhood Plan.


Jakarta to receive honorable mention at Sustainable Transport Award - The Jakarta Post  Jakarta Post

Jakarta is set to receive an honorable mention at the 2020 Sustainable Transport Award in Fortaleza, Brazil, for the city's efforts to develop the Transjakarta bus ...


ITF 2019 – effecting sustainable transportation in the age of decarbonization  FreightWaves

At the ministerial meeting of International Transport Forum member countries, Rachel Kyte, the CEO of Sustainable Energy for All, addressed the roundtable ...


Beijing to host 2nd Global Sustainable Transport Conference - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

BEIJING, June 30 (Xinhua) -- Beijing will host the 2nd United Nations (UN) Global Sustainable Transport Conference in May, 2020, according to the Ministry of ...


Sustainable Community Transportation - Now and In The Future  Eco Warrior Princess

Sustainability meets public transport. Green technologies such as Elon Musk's Hyperloop are changing the landscape in community transportation and mass ...


Lyft's IPO filing reveals there's still a long road to sustainable transportation  GreenBiz

This article is drawn from the Transport Weekly newsletter from GreenBiz, running Tuesdays. Lyft's co-founders Logan Green and John Zimmer — two ...


German government spent over R2 billion on Nam's transport sector  The Southern Times

Timo Shihepo. Windhoek - The German government has spent over R2 billion on transport related projects in Namibia since the country attained its ...


Sustainable transport means ending the old-fashioned engine  Greenpeace International

For over a hundred years, they have been everywhere – on every road, in every country. But all that is about to change. More and more of us are waking up to ...


Old Kent Road's £10bn regeneration:the Monopoly board's cheapest square set to be transformed with more than 40 new developments  Homes and Property

It is the £60 Monopoly board “dud square” at the heart of a £10 billion blossoming of one of London's most down-at-heel areas. A study of the Old Kent Road in ...


Making sustainable transport a reality  Green Left Weekly

It is increasingly clear that we need more public transport to reduce air-polluting travel and provide much-needed sustainable jobs. But state governments are ...


£100million National Lottery Climate Action Fund launched  UK Fundraising

The National Lottery Community Fund has launched a new £100 million Climate Action Fund to help people and communities take the lead in tackling the.


Greens take Transport Minister to task over claims Central Link Project is 'pro-environment'  MaltaToday

Transport Minister Ian Borg and the Labour government of lacking a “forward-looking, modern vision for transport and mobility”, Alternattiva Demokratika said on ...


Tram would be extended to Kimberley and East Midlands Airport if we won general election, say Labour  Nottinghamshire Live

Nottingham's tram network would be extended from Phoenix Park to Kimberley, and from Toton to East Midlands Airport if Labour won a general election, ...


Connecting the Bigger Picture: Volvo Presents the Future of Sustainable Transport Solutions at ACT Expo 2019  PRNewswire

GREENSBORO, N.C., April 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Sustainability initiatives are rapidly changing the transportation industry, with increased focus on major...


Red Funnel's Green Credentials Earn Gold Star  Isle of Wight Radio

“We are proud to be awarded Gold Star status from Visit Isle of Wight in recognition of our promotion of sustainable transport. Sustainability, and the health of our ...


5595 Electric Buses to Soon be Deployed Across 64 Indian Cities  Mercom India

In order to promote clean mobility in public transportation, the DHI under the Ministry of Heavy Industry and Public Enterprises, has granted the ...


Plans for Waterford Transport Hub on public display  Munster Express

Plans for a state-of-the-art Transport Hub on Waterford's North Quays are on public display Waterford City and County Council offices and online. The Transport ...


Dubai's RTA pushes green mobility to lower its carbon footprint -  Intelligent Transport

Dubai's RTA is driving green mobility, with initiatives encompassing electric, hybrid and hydrogen vehicles as part of the city's Green Growth Strategy.


How IoT Plays A Role In Developing Sustainable Transportation  Blue & Green Tomorrow

A major player in successfully developing sustainable transportation is the IoT, also known as the internet of things. Here's what to know.


Regional council plans new trains for Wellington, but it'll take six years  Stuff.co.nz

More people than ever are catching the train but help for crushed commuters is some way off.


Electric car-sharing on the rise for UK Zipcar users  Intelligent Transport

As electirc car sales fall, Zipcar have reported that car-sharing is on the rise, a small win for air quality, the environment and traffic congestion.


Sustainable transport development is not priority for British public  Intelligent Transport

A new study by Copper Consultancy has found a disconnect between government and public priorities for urban transport development, particularly when it ...


Green Designs for 21st Century Socialism - The Bullet  Socialist Project

Before turning to the subject matter at hand two abiding issues in Marxist thinking need to be addressed. First, when Marx inveighed against Utopian.


The Dutch Vision for Sustainable Transportation  Streetsblog San Francisco

Note: GJEL Accident Attorneys regularly sponsors coverage on Streetsblog San Francisco and Streetsblog California. Unless noted in the story, GJEL Accident ...


At UN forum, Asia-Pacific countries highlight importance of transport for sustainable development  UN News

Gathered at the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP), the Organization's development wing in the region, ...


Land, air and sea: Canada funds clean-energy transport R&D  Sustainability Times

Canada is investing $2.4 million in a four-year program to develop emissions-free solutions for aviation, rail and marine transport.


2010 Inner City Transport Master plan under the spotlight  Joburg

The City of Johannesburg Transport Department and the Johannesburg Development Agency (JDA) are reviewing and developing an Inner City Transport ...


These are the most complained about potholed roads in Greater Manchester  Manchester Evening News

A survey has revealed a huge spike in the number of legal claims for damage - despite falling numbers of complaints.


Hydrogen: towards cleaner and sustainable transport  Deccan Herald

Hydrogen as an energy source is widely touted to be the future transportation fuel. In this context, the Supreme Court of India advised the Delhi government and ...


£527,600 worth of road improvements announced by Scottish Government's Strategic Timber Transport Fund to help tackle impact of timber lorries on Highland Council roads in Inverness-shire, Nairn-shire and Sutherland  Inverness Courier

MORE than half a million pounds will be spent to improve rural Highland roads that have been affected by increases in logging activity. Some £527,600 has ...


Improving our cities through sustainable mobility management  Intelligent Transport

Byeronie Epstein from the World Business Council for Sustainable Development, discusses the changes in urban sustainable mobility from 1863.


Smart Cities Mission: Empowering cities for integrated sustainability development  Elets

Smart Cities Mission has been a first in many ways amongst the various Missions launched for urban development in the country, writes Arpit Gupta of Elets ...


Manipal to get sustainable transport system  The Hindu

Hephsiba Rani Korlapati, Deputy Commissioner, said on Saturday that a plan would be drawn by the district administration and Manipal Academy of Higher ...


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