Missed targets: when companies fail to keep their key sustainability promises


Source: The Guardian 22 July 2014
Missed targets: when companies fail to keep their key sustainability promises

When the Walt Disney Company reached out to Rainforest Action Network for help in crafting a new sustainable paper sourcing policy in 2012...

America Can Learn from this French City's Complete Streets


Source: Sustainable Cities 22 July 2014
America Can Learn from this French City's Complete Streets

Strasbourg, France is a beautiful city that takes its complete streets to heart. The roads through the old (and new) city gracefully mix...

Megacities - Sustaining the City


Source: BBC 22 July 2014
Megacities - Sustaining the City

Documentary series in which Andrew Marr finds out how some of the world's biggest cities feed, protect and move their citizens.

Public transport bodies: producing lots of data, not necessarily making the most of it


Source: NewStatesman 22 July 2014 Featured
Public transport bodies: producing lots of data, not necessarily making the most of it

There’s an app called Citymapper that is probably the one thing I would consider necessary to my day-to-day life...

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Call for better transport links across north Wales


Source: BBC 22 July 2014
Call for better transport links across north Wales

Calls have been made for more money to be spent on improving transport links across north Wales. It follows last week's announcement...

Time to Find a Better Word than 'Sharing' for the New Economy


Source: Planetizen 22 July 2014

Abigail Zenner writes of the need to find new nomenclature, instead of "sharing," for transportation network companies like Uber...

Stratford stations move to zone 2 to help boost jobs and visitors


Source: MayorWatch 21 July 2014
Stratford stations move to zone 2 to help boost jobs and visitors

Stratford’s three stations are to be moved from Zone 3 to Zone 2/3 in a bid to boost the Olympic Park...

Pollution-plagued Manila set to spark an electric transport revolution


Source: The Guardian 21 July 2014
Pollution-plagued Manila set to spark an electric transport revolution

Every morning, millions of commuters battle it out on Manila's roads and railways. The city of 12 million swells to 15 million during week days...

Germany is most energy efficient major economy, study finds


Source: The Guardian 21 July 2014
Germany is most energy efficient major economy, study finds

Germany is the world's most energy efficient country with strong codes on buildings while China is quickly stepping up its own efforts...

UK taxpayer should foot cycling bill, says transport select committee


Source: The Guardian 20 July 2014
UK taxpayer should foot cycling bill, says transport select committee

Taxpayers should foot the bill for a five-fold increase in cycling infrastructure, a powerful group of MPs has said...

Why sustainability requires leadership training


Source: GreenBiz 18 July 2014
Why sustainability requires leadership training

Sustainability is now firmly on the radar screen of business. Along with their ongoing focus on economic issues, two-thirds of executives...

2015 Chevy Volt to get slightly bigger battery pack


Source: TreeHugger 18 July 2014
2015 Chevy Volt to get slightly bigger battery pack

The Chevy Volt, which has recently passed a cumulative half-a-billion electric miles, is expected to be updated for its second generation next year...

A Novel Innovation for Rental Bikes in Marseille, France


Source: Sustainable Cities 18 July 2014
A Novel Innovation for Rental Bikes in Marseille, France

How long does it take to go from Marseille’s Old Port to the Museum of European and Mediterranean Civilizations (MUCEM)...

Disrupting the drive-by? Why the FBI’s warning about driverless cars and shootings is silly


Source: Gigaom 18 July 2014
Disrupting the drive-by? Why the FBI’s warning about driverless cars and shootings is silly

Every bank robber or mob enforcer has faced the following dilemma: You want as many hands holding guns as possible to pull off your heist...

Tablet on the Tube with Three's free Wi-Fi


Source: ITProPortal 18 July 2014
Tablet on the Tube with Three's free Wi-Fi

Every day, hundreds upon hundreds of people sit next to each other on the London Underground, in a silence only disrupted by the guy at the end...

Will Nissan's Free EV Charging Rival Tesla's Supercharger Network?


Source: TheEnergyCollective 18 July 2014
Will Nissan's Free EV Charging Rival Tesla's Supercharger Network?

If you drive a Nissan Leaf, you already don’t have to worry about paying for gas, which is hovering near $4 per gallon in much of the U.S...

Global Sustainable Aviation Summit 2014


Source: YouTube 17 July 2014
Global Sustainable Aviation Summit 2014

To discuss the challenges faced by the industry and how it can work with governments to ensure that the economic and social benefits...

IBM UK & Ireland Predictions 2014 - Big Data


Source: IBM 17 July 2014
IBM UK & Ireland Predictions 2014 - Big Data

Lauren Walker of IBM UKI, outlines her big data predictions for the year ahead.

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£1m fund announced for Oxford sustainable transport


Source: Blue&Green Tomorrow 17 July 2014
£1m fund announced for Oxford sustainable transport

Oxfordshire county council has announced a boost to green transport in the county thanks to a £1 million investment through the local sustainable...

Tesla's 2017 mass-market EV to be called 'Model 3', Roadster to be upgraded to 400 miles range


Source: TreeHugger 17 July 2014
Tesla's 2017 mass-market EV to be called 'Model 3', Roadster to be upgraded to 400 miles range

While some might have liked for Tesla's upcoming, more affordable electric car to be named the Model E to complete the word...

Pratt & Whitney hires IBM to gather and analyze engine data


Source: Reuters 17 July 2014
Pratt & Whitney hires IBM to gather and analyze engine data

(Reuters) - Engine maker Pratt & Whitney will partner with International Business Machines Corp to compile and analyze data...

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