What if there was no need for cars in the world’s biggest cities?


Source: TheCityFix 31 October 2014
What if there was no need for cars in the world’s biggest cities?

This question is at once lofty and ordinary, addressing one of the most pressing sustainability challenges of our times and one of the most routine...

Hyperloop - ultra high-speed public transport unveiled by Elon Musk


Source: Truth Loader 31 October 2014
Hyperloop - ultra high-speed public transport unveiled by Elon Musk

Graduates and instructors of the University of Washington sustainable transportation programs give an in-depth look into our online certificate...

Shifting gears: Building a smarter future for transport


Source: IBM 31 October 2014 Featured
Shifting gears: Building a smarter future for transport

It is estimated that, by 2050, the Earth’s population will top 9.3 billion, with up to 6.3 billion people living in cities...

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The role of private developers in sustainable mobility


Source: TheCityFix 30 October 2014
The role of private developers in sustainable mobility

Rapid urbanization in countries such as India is raising people’s incomes, creating huge demand for housing, and increasing vehicle ownership rates...

Tesla is the World's First Digital Car


Source: TheEnergyCollective 30 October 2014 Featured
Tesla is the World's First Digital Car

Elon Musk described the new Tesla Model D as a digital vehicle compared to conventional ICE autos which are analog mechanical machines...

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Transport: Breaking through the impasse


Source: Spiked 30 October 2014
Transport: Breaking through the impasse

'A community’, I once heard the American rock lyricist and defender of internet freedom John Perry Barlow say, ‘is something you grow up in...

Transport and safety experts demand EU go-ahead for safer lorry designs


Source: Road.cc 30 October 2014
Transport and safety experts demand EU go-ahead for safer lorry designs

Safety organisations have sent a joint letter to the Transport Minister demanding progress on a law which would allow safer EU lorry design...

In 30 years time, will government carbon reduction targets even matter?


Source: TreeHugger 29 October 2014
In 30 years time, will government carbon reduction targets even matter?

The European Union recently agreed to a 40% reduction in CO2 emissions, based on 1990 levels, by 2030...

10 sustainable innovations: from solar-powered suitcases to floating classrooms


Source: The Guardian 29 October 2014
10 sustainable innovations: from solar-powered suitcases to floating classrooms

Tackling global challenges including Bangladeshi floods, water scarcity, fashion waste and death in childbirth...

TGV shows success of integrated public transport networks


Source: The Guardian 29 October 2014 Featured
TGV shows success of integrated public transport networks

There are indeed lessons to be drawn for HS2 and HS3 from the report on the TGV in France by the French audit office...

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Elevated Bike Lane System Proposed for London


Source: TreeHugger 29 October 2014 Featured
Elevated Bike Lane System Proposed for London

Landscape architect Sam Martin proposes Skycycle, a separated, elevated system of bike lanes for London. According to the Daily Mail, he...

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How to Breathe New Life Into Sustainability To Build Your Brand And Business


Source: Forbes 29 October 2014
How to Breathe New Life Into Sustainability To Build Your Brand And Business

Sustainability is a bittersweet term in that it embodies one of the most transformative forces in business today and yet at the same time...

UK government backs northern 'HS3' as part of new regional transport strategy


Source: Out-Law.com 29 October 2014 Featured
UK government backs northern 'HS3' as part of new regional transport strategy

The UK government is to "formalise" regional transport cooperation in the north of England, with the creation of a new public body...

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Crazy Transport Ideas That Might Work: Oxford Street Cable Car


Source: Londonist 28 October 2014
Crazy Transport Ideas That Might Work: Oxford Street Cable Car

Oxford Street is gridlocked and polluted as hell (no matter what the Mayor’s office might try and insist)...

The envelope please: BuildingGreen's top ten green picks for 2015, from the boring but important to the revoluti


Source: TreeHugger 28 October 2014
The envelope please: BuildingGreen's top ten green picks for 2015, from the boring but important to the revoluti

Brent Ehrlich, Paula Melton, and Alex Wilson of BuildingGreen are some of the smartest people in green building...

Comparing Taxis to Ride Sharing Services


Source: Sustainable Cities 28 October 2014
Comparing Taxis to Ride Sharing Services

This morning I woke up to a post from venture capitalist Fred Wilson talking about the cost of loyalty when it comes to local transportation...

Dubai: Gold prizes offered for public transport users


Source: BBC 28 October 2014
Dubai: Gold prizes offered for public transport users

The emirate's transport authority is giving away 4kg (8.8lb) of gold as part of celebrations for Public Transport Day on 1 November...

Can Transport Speak to Development?


Source: Sustainable Cities 27 October 2014
Can Transport Speak to Development?

Here we recap eight of the main ideas of the Institute for Transportation & Development Policy (ITDP) for transit-oriented development...

IBM invites you to join a Smarter Transport breakfast briefing


Source: IBM 27 October 2014
IBM invites you to join a Smarter Transport breakfast briefing

The briefing will focus the benefits of integrating technology and intelligence into the physical transportation infrastructure.

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Tesla Model S 85 performance plus


Source: Fully Charged 27 October 2014
Tesla Model S 85 performance plus

My first experience driving the hair raising, breathtaking, game changing car from Tesla Motors...

Tesla jets into Scotland with Edinburgh Airport supercharger


Source: BusinessGreen 27 October 2014
Tesla jets into Scotland with Edinburgh Airport supercharger

Tesla has motored into Scotland by opening a new fast-charger facility at Edinburgh Airport...

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