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Mobility as a Service Markets, 2030 by Service, Solution, Transportation, Vehicle, Application - ResearchAndMarkets.com  Business Wire

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Mobility as a *Service* Market by *Service* (Ride Hailing, Car Sharing, Station Based Mobility, Bus Sharing, Train), Solution, ...


International Association of Public Transport encourages new funding methods for urban mobility  Transportation Today

Top executives from 40 public transport organizations from 23 countries gathered last month at the International Association of Public Transport (UITP) Global ...


Minnesota Department of Transportation Selects Iteris ClearGuide to Improve Statewide Mobility  Yahoo Finance

Iteris, Inc. (ITI), the global leader in applied informatics for transportation and agriculture, today announced that the State of Minnesota through the Minnesota ...


European Road Freight Transport Mobility Report 2019: Market is Highly Fragmented, with the Top 10 Only Accounting for 10% of the Market  GlobeNewswire

Dublin, July 26, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Future Mobility: European Road Freight Transport 2019" report has been added to ...


E-mobility - as complicated as it is simple: just plug it in  Innovation Origins

Stefan Sahlmann is head of MAN Transport Solutions and advises cities on the roll-out of electric mobility. We asked him where the key obstacles lie for ...


Future Mobility Markets for the European Road Freight Transport Industry 2019: Reality Check, Democratisation of Technology, Charging Models, Innovations, Management & Networks, Digital Marketplaces  PRNewswire

DUBLIN, July 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Future Mobility: European Road Freight Transport 2019" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's ...


Hydrogen Mobility Europe reaches key milestone as hydrogen-powered vehicles travel over eight million kilometers  Automotive Testing Technology International

Hydrogen Mobility Europe (H2ME) has announced its latest results and progress in its drive to increase the usage of hydrogen within mobility.


What Role Does Mobility Play in Smart Cities?  DevPro Journal

Mobility is both the means to and measure of a smart city. Defined by moving people and goods across an urban environment, increasing mobility is a critical ...


Project Beyond Consortium established to address non-urban transport and mobility  Smart Highways

The new not-for-profit organisation has announced its formation and said it will address transport and mobility challenges beyond major cities. The Project ...


How to use data analytics to optimise on-demand transport  Intelligent Transport

Reality is not always what it seems. This is the scenario that transit agencies, operators, municipalities and cities confront on a daily basis, particularly in the ...


'Serious game' aims to model future mobility scenarios  SmartCitiesWorld

Board game seeks to allow transport strategy teams, citizens, and anyone interested in the future of mobility to role play through future transport scenarios in an ...


Ministry of Mobility: Luxembourg's public transport free for one week in September  RTL Today

Luxembourg's public transport services will be free from 16 to 22 September, the Ministry of Mobility announced earlier this Tuesday. Planning on hopping on a ...


Autonomy & The Urban Mobility Summit announces partners  Intelligent Transport

The fourth edition of Autonomy & The Urban Mobility Summit taking place on 16 and 17 October at la Grande Halle de la Villette (Paris).


Leaders Seek Electric-Assist Motors on Pedicabs  Spectrum News

AUSTIN, Texas -- Austin Transportation Department officials are recommending to turn a pilot program with pedicabs into a more permanent initiative. For the ...


ITS European Congress: safer and cleaner mobility  ITS International

Smart mobility and the increasing digitalisation of transport were among the main themes of this year's ITS European Congress in the Netherlands.


Why investing in new mobility is also an investment in the future of cities  Intelligent Transport

Paul Asel, Managing Partner at NGP Capital, tells Intelligent Transport's Luke Antoniou how investments in shared mobility are not only shaping the future of ...


Robert Bosch Venture Capital leads US$17.5M investment in Teralytics; advanced mobility analytics using telecom data  Green Car Congress

Robert Bosch Venture Capital GmbH (RBVC), the corporate venture capital company of the Bosch Group, is leading a US$17.5-million investment in Teralytics, ...


Consortium explores mobility challenges beyond the major cities  SmartCitiesWorld

Project Beyond Consortium will collaborate on relevant research and innovation to address challenges such as the suitability of multi-modal transport from city ...


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 ...


Malta's bus fleet continues to grow as passenger numbers increase  Intelligent Transport

As more people use the bus *service* in Malta, the number of buses in *service* must keep pace with this increase,40 new buses to be introduced to the fleet.


Welcome to the solution for your mobility transportation worries  Darlington and Stockton Times

DO you worry about making travel arrangements with loved ones that suffer with mobility issues? Then look no further than Trilift UK!


DOE awarding $59M to 43 projects to accelerate advanced vehicle technologies research  Green Car Congress

The US Department of Energy (DOE) is awarding $59 million to 43 projects for new and innovative advanced vehicle technologies research. Funded through the ...


Public transport modes lift 4m riders  Gulf Today

RTA's Public transportation modes have lifted 4,003,195 riders during the recent Eid al-Adha holiday. The breakdown of public transport ridership during the ...


Iteris supplying ClearGuide platform to improve statewide mobility across Minnesota  Traffic Technology Today

Supplier of applied informatics systems for the transportation industry, Iteris Inc. has been selected to provide its ClearGuide system to support the Minnesota ...


Enhanced intelligent road network critical for smart mobility  EJ Insight

Hong Kong aims to establish a one-stop data supermarket or common spatial data infrastructure (CSDI) by 2022 to facilitate sharing of geospatial data among ...


Data is the fuel of mobility. Don't spill it for nothing  World Economic Forum

More information is available than ever before on our transportation habits. But perhaps it isn't yet priced in a way that serves the public good.


JulyAugust Fare Collection  MassTransitMag.com

View more of the latest fare collection products at https://www.masstransitmag.com/technology/farecollection.


China becoming testing ground for transport digitalization: Siemens Mobility - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

BEIJING, July 29 (Xinhua) -- China has become a pioneer for developing and applying the latest mobility technologies thanks to the country's huge market ...


Colorado Revs Toward an Electric Car Future  Transport Topics Online

Colorado state health officials hope hundreds of thousands of drivers soon will shift to zippier electric vehicles that don't pollute.


Smart mobility drives smart cities | Insight  Property Week

Modern urban logistics and transport networks are under pressure from many sources. According to PwC, people will continue to migrate from rural areas to ...


The end of innocence: helping shared mobility find its rightful place  TransportXtra

I t is a truth (almost) universally acknowledged that someone new in a job can ask 'stupid' questions. Let us be charitable and call them innocent q.


DOE Announces $59 Million and 43 projects to Accelerate Advanced Vehicle Technologies Research  Energy.gov

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, U.S. Department of Energy Under Secretary of Energy Mark W. Menezes announced $59 million for 43 projects for new and ...


Smart Transport Conference: Industry experts to outline key mobility challenges  FleetNews

Smart Transport Conference delegates will be able to hear from a range of experts in the field of future mobility, on September 18. Among the key topics of ...


How Fixing Pittsburgh's Crumbling Sidewalks Fits Into The City's Transportation Future  90.5 WESA

Across numerous departments and agencies, Pittsburgh officials have begun to rethink city streets: how they're used, and who they're for. Next year, the city will ...


Lisbon develops mobility catalogue to make third-party apps more accurate  SmartCitiesWorld

The City of Lisbon is developing a new architecture and the first tools to improve the accuracy of journey-planning apps.


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.


Cente promotes electric mobility as environmental friendly mode of transport  All India Radio

The Central Government is promoting electric mobility as an environmental friendly mode of transport and recently sanctioned 5595 electric buses for inter- and ...


Beep selects Bestmile to plan, manage and optimize autonomous vehicle fleets  MassTransitMag.com

Beep and Bestmile have teamed up to offer the autonomous mobility solutions company the technology and tools to plan, manage and orchestrate its autonomo.


Study suggests China urban passenger transport emissions could peak in 2030  Green Car Congress

A team of researchers in China suggest that, in the context of promoting the use of clean fuel vehicles and increasing vehicle fuel efficiency, CO2 emissions of ...


CommonWealth Magazine  CommonWealth magazine

TRANSPORT KENDALL, a partnership of the Kendall Square Association, the city of Cambridge, and the Cambridge Redevelopment Authority, recently issued ...


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.


Advanced traffic management is the next big thing for smart cities  GreenBiz

Traffic congestion is rising in cities around the world. Contributing factors include expanding urban populations, aging infrastructure, inefficient and ...


On the fast track: Will the proposed Bus Rapid Transit System help Chennai?  Citizen Matters, Chennai

The proposed BRTS corridors will cover seven key sections of the city including GST Road, OMR, Koyambedu, Thoraipakkam and Chromepet, running along a ...


Top 10 smart cities in the world  Gigabit Magazine - Technology News, Magazine and Website

We examine the top ten smart cities from across the world, according to the IESE Cities in Motion Index.


Transport agencies' merger eyed  manilastandard.net

Deputy Speaker Luis Raymund Villafuerte wants an expanded Department of Transportation to formulate and execute a 30-year National Transportation ...


FASTag, mobility cards big focus for us this year: NPCI COO  Economic Times

Praveena Rai says it's a year for transit and FASTag is going to be a big focus for NPCI.


Roads of life: Supporting people left isolated - Ukraine  ReliefWeb

English News and Press Release on Ukraine about Disaster Management, Health and more; published on 16 Aug 2019 by ACTED.


Don Daseke Steps Down as CEO of Daseke - Fleet Management  Heavy Duty Trucking

Don Daseke will retire from his roles as chief executive officer and chairman of the board of the flatbed company he founded, effective immediately.


Five big things likely to disrupt the motor industry  IOL

A global strategist says there will probably be five major disruptors in the motor industry in the next few years.


Guangzhou chosen as urban air mobility pilot city  SmartCitiesWorld

The autonomous aerial vehicle technology platform company, EHang, will establish a low-altitude aviation transportation network that will shuttle passengers ...


Siemens, Bytemark to connect multi-modal transit payments in Columbus, Ohio  PaymentsSource

Siemens Mobility has announced it's working with Bytemark, a company Siemens partially owns, to develop a payment solution enabling riders to pay once for a ...


Guangzhou to pilot EHang urban air mobility city concept  Flightglobal

Chinese autonomous unmanned air vehicle (UAV) manufacturer EHang has picked its home base of Guangzhou to be the global testbed for an urban air ...


Reach Now adds Tier electric kick scooters to its app  www.electrive.com

appBMWBVGcar sharingDaimlerelectric kick scootersElectric scootersEuropeGermanyHiveJelbiJoint VentureMoovelReach Nowscooter sharingTier.


New transport minister taking wrong road  Bangkok Post

Just a few weeks into his new job, Transport Minister Saksayam Chidchob already seems one of the hardest-working figures in cabinet, and maybe also the ...


Few Aussies will own cars in 2050, predicts new study  Motoring

Economic modelling says innovative transport systems led by EVs and AVs will generate $62 billion in Australia. Share Shares. Facebook · Twitter. Change is ...


Consortium signs contract for two monorail lines in Egypt  Intelligent Transport

Perfect for congested cities needing a fast and cost-effective mass transit solution, the monorail project in Cario provides better mobility.


American cities can benefit from a congestion charge, says new report  Intelligent Transport

New report from the National League of Cities (NLC) has concluded that a congestion charge across American cities would help tackle congestion and raise ...


Shopmobility closure in one of UK's largest shopping centres could present opportunity for mobility companies • THIIS Magazine  THIIS

The Shopmobility *service* at Birmingham's Bullring & Grand Central shopping centres has been closed following the administration of the UK's largest accessible ...


Bridges defends transport initiative after failed tech partnership  RNZ

The National Party leader has defended the running of a mobility project he claimed would revolutionise transport.


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 ...


There's a simple reason authorities want us in cars - Joseph Gatt  Times of Malta

It is by now very clear to all, except possibly a few political fanatics, that the current road widening strategy will not solve the issue of car congestion but merely ...


Mobility Analytics Startup Teralytics Raises $17.5M  The Fast Mode

Robert Bosch Venture Capital GmbH (RBVC), the corporate venture capital company of the Bosch Group, is leading a USD$17.5 million investment in Teralytics.


Mobility for all?: Could transport for people with reduced mobility become free after all?  RTL Today

After MPs rejected the possibility to make public transport free for people with reduced mobility, a new petition is hoped to alter the status quo after all.


EDSA needs more than traffic management  The Manila Times

From the standpoint of the commuter, the experiment of the Metro Manila Development Authority (MMDA) on EDSA last week (restricting buses to the two ...


Business Transport to Become Mix of Company Cars & New Mobility Solutions  Business News Wales

The business transport of the near future is likely to see a mix of company cars and newer, mobility style solutions, according to new research.


KURA mulls Intelligent Transport System to enhance commuter mobility  Capital FM Kenya

NAIROBI, Kenya, Jul 21 – The Kenya Urban Roads Authority (KURA) has announced plans to implement an Intelligent Transport System (ITS) that will help ...


Tuning conformation, assembly, and charge transport properties of conjugated polymers by printing flow  Science Advances

Intrachain charge transport is unique to conjugated polymers distinct from inorganic and small molecular semiconductors and is key to achieving ...


India approves subsidies for 5600 electric buses  www.electrive.com

AhmedabadBengaluruBEVDelhiElectric busesFAMEIndiaMaharashtraMumbaiPublic TransportSubsidies · ashok-leyland-jmev-eltrkobus-electric-bus-indien- ...


Mobility study shows extent of technology's impact on transportation  SmartCitiesWorld

The study covers 37 cities across 15 countries and looks at social-demographic changes including work patterns, use of digital technologies and regional ...


Mobility as a service is here, but it will take time to reduce private car ownership  Automotive World

Mobility as a *service* (MaaS) arguably represents the utopian point of convergence where autonomy, connectivity and shared mobility converge. Advocates have ...


Automated vehicles bring new challenges for data access and insurance  Intelligent Transport

The National Transport Commission in Australia has advised the need for a legal framework to encompass automated vehicle use for insurance and data.


Learners receive bicycles to alleviate transport challenges  Estcourt News

In July, Volkswagen South Africa (VWSA) distributed 1000 Qhubeka bicycles over three events in Bergville. These bicycles will help schoolchildren to get to and ...


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.


How India Can Enable E-Mobility Solutions  BW Businessworld

Mahesh Babu - With an aim to reduce the overall carbon footprint, we should look for renewable sources of energy like solar to power such charging facilities ...


IOKI e-shuttle wins German Mobility Prize 2019  English Hamburg News

Hamburg's on-demand shuttle *service*, Ioki, is one of the ten winners of the German Mobility Award 2019. A total of 270 companies, start-ups, research ...


The Traffex trading bounce: 2019 visitors do millions in business  Highways Magazine

From 2-4 April just short of 11,000 visitors attended Traffex and Parkex at the Birmingham NEC, making it the largest traffic and transport event in Europe this ...


Retailer fined over display of non-compliant PMDs in first such prosecution  CNA

SINGAPORE: A firm was fined S$750 on Thursday (Aug 15) over the display of non-compliant personal mobility devices (PMDs) in its Paya Lebar premises.


Sea Transportation: The US Army Fleet  Strategy Page

Since late 2018 the US Department of Defense has been studying the practicality of eliminating US Army ships The army has always had some ships of its own, ...


Adrian Bewley's blog: Macro factors are changing how we think about mobility  BusinessCar

A swathe of new legislation and macro factors are affecting the business mobility landscape to an unprecedented extent. The introduction of Clean Air Zones ...


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.


Three key roads in Chennai to be redesigned for better mobility  Times of India

Khader Nawaz Khan Road in Nungambakkam, Second Avenue in Anna Nagar and 100 Feet Road in Velachery will be redesigned to ensure better mobility, ...


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.


Shared transport service Zeelo gains 18K passengers in SA  ITWeb

UK-based shared transport firm Zeelo has witnessed significant growth in the uptake of its online platform, one year since its local launch. Established in the UK ...


An electric partnership: UK e-mobility delegation visits India  GOV.UK

A delegation of UK e-mobility experts is visiting India 15 to 19 July, as part of a UK-India knowledge exchange programme on electric mobility.


Ferrovial to build and operate new Texas tollway extension  Traffic Technology Today

Spanish infrastructure operator Ferrovial, through a consortium led by its toll road subsidiary Cintra Infraestructuras, is to build and operate a new extension ...


Germany Has More EVs On The Road Than Any Other European Country  CleanTechnica

August 16th, 2019 by Roy L Hales. Originally published on Cortes Currents, with some edits. There are more EVs on the road in Germany than in any other ...


The Future Of Mobility: Will Companies Like Via Change The Way We Move Around?  Forbes

The International Association of Public Transport held its Global Summit in Stockholm this week, and there seemed to be a clear consensus that we need better, ...


Connected Mobility: Future of the Automotive | IoT-enabled Vehicles  The Market Plan

The future of transportation is completely going to depend upon exchange of information between cars, which is likely to avoid any road incidents. Similarly ...


$48bn in shared mobility investments signals robotaxi rise: Report  Verdict

The shared mobility sector has attracted more than $48bn worth of mergers, acquisitions and investments over a three year period.


Live from Transforming Transportation 2019: The Convergence of Old and New Mobility  TheCityFix.com

Why is Transforming Transportation (TT) 2019 focused on new mobility? Tech-driven disruptions in transport are already having huge impacts on our cities, said ...


Why a 'city first' approach to mobility is key to transport improvement  Intelligent Transport

Free2Move's Scott Shepard tells Intelligent Transport Editor Luke Antoniou why new mobility *service* providers need to take a 'city first' approach to solving ...


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.


All-in-one mobility app Jelbi launches in Berlin for pilot phase  Intelligent Transport

This is the first time that a European city the size of Berlin deeply integrates an entire mobility network, spanning across public and private operators.


Germany: Berlin tests driverless buses  DW (English)

There's no steering wheel, no driver and no charge: Self-driving buses will trial in traffic in Berlin until the end of 2019.


Live From Transforming Transportation 2019: The Promise and Reality of New Mobility Today  TheCityFix.com

When Transforming Transportation (TT) started 16 years ago, the transport landscape looked very different. Ride-hailing services were unheard of. Shared bike ...


Boost To Electric Mobility: Oil PSU HP Plans To Roll Out Battery Swapping Program For EVs At Its Outlets  Swarajya

The swap program will allow the consumers to replace depleted batteries with fully charge ones within minutes.


Panasonic may set up li-ion battery module assembly unit in India  Livemint

NEW DELHI: Japan's Panasonic Corp. is exploring opportunities to set up a facility for assembling lithium-ion (li-ion) battery modules in India, said a top ...


9 Shared-Mobility Startups Eager To Disrupt Transportation  Forbes

Updated with the winner at the end. Nine upstarts pitched ideas to advance the booming shared-mobility industry Thursday in Chicago. Some tackled the young ...


Future transport: From MaaS to the Internet of Mobility  SmartCitiesWorld

Iomob CEO, Boyd Cohen, explores the new models required to enable fair and more effective city mobility.


Senior residents given greater mobility following fundraising  paNOW

Residents at two Prince Albert seniors care facilities will soon have greater mobility and freedom, thanks to ...


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