Solar FREAKIN' Roadways!


Source: SolarRoadWays 29 July 2014
Solar FREAKIN' Roadways!

Two American engineers have set out to overhaul the US's transport and energy infrastructures

IBM Institute for Business Value: Transportation and economic development


Source: IBM 29 July 2014
IBM Institute for Business Value: Transportation and economic development

High unemployment, languid economic growth and growing urbanization make transport’s role in driving growth more important than ever...

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Luck May Be Changing for California High Speed Rail


Source: Planetizen 28 July 2014
Luck May Be Changing for California High Speed Rail

The new state budget based on cap-and-trade revenue for High Speed Rail is sparking inquiries from private investors

The IBM Start Summit 2012


Source: IBM 28 July 2014
The IBM Start Summit 2012

This year's IBM Start Summit 2012 focused on Sustainable Infrastructure. The aim was to take four real infrastructure issues from...

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Every car on roads to be low carbon by 2050, says Transport Minister at LowCVP Annual Conference


Source: FleetWorld 27 July 2014
Every car on roads to be low carbon by 2050, says Transport Minister at LowCVP Annual Conference

By 2050, every car on UK roads will be low carbon. That’s the conclusion of Baroness Kramer at the recent Low Carbon Vehicle Partnership (LowCVP)...

Tesla revs up UK presence with Heathrow service centre


Source: BusinessGreen 25 July 2014 Featured
Tesla revs up UK presence with Heathrow service centre

Tesla has opened its second UK store and service centre as the electric car pioneer looks to expand its footprint across the country...

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Mayor Boris 'set to miss' host of green goals


Source: BusinessGreen 25 July 2014
Mayor Boris 'set to miss' host of green goals

London Mayor Boris Johnson should examine how the London Underground could be powered by green energy, according to a new report that criticises...

Optical Camouflage To Be Implemented Into Cars In 5 Years


Source: BitRebels 25 July 2014 Featured
Optical Camouflage To Be Implemented Into Cars In 5 Years

Features built into cars that help people drive more safely have become very popular lately. Everything from rear and front mounted cameras to...

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Cinema Shows the Power of Sustainable Transport


Source: Sustainable Cities 25 July 2014
Cinema Shows the Power of Sustainable Transport

Movies have the power to shape our perceptions of love, of adventure, and of growing up. More subtly, movies also have the ability to shape our percep

Contactless fares coming to TfL rail services from September


Source: MayorWatch 25 July 2014
Contactless fares coming to TfL rail services from September

Tube, DLR and London Overground passengers will be able to pay for their daily commute with contactless debit and credit cards from September...

Commuters hit by 'brutal' heat on London's transport network that it would be illegal to transport livestock in


Source: Evening Standard 24 July 2014
Commuters hit by 'brutal' heat on London's transport network that it would be illegal to transport livestock in

Commuters are feeling the heat as temperatures on London’s busy Tubes hit “brutal” highs that it would be illegal to transport livestock in...

Try a bike map app that shows the best routes for the whole world


Source: TreeHugger 24 July 2014
Try a bike map app that shows the best routes for the whole world

David Boudreault and Olivier Carbonneau got together and decided to index the network of most popular bike paths in the world - 1.346 million...

Intelligent Urban Transportation


Source: IBM 24 July 2014
Intelligent Urban Transportation

As the world becomes increasingly urbanized, cities, and the movement of people and goods within them, are critical to the future of citizens and...

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IBM UK & Ireland Predictions for 2014 - Smarter Cities


Source: IBM 24 July 2014
IBM UK & Ireland Predictions for 2014 - Smarter Cities

Victoria Burton, Smarter Cities & Communities Leader for IBM UKI, outlines her predictions for the year ahead.

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Toyota's Smart Insect Concept EV Packs Kinect Motion Sensor and Voice Recognition


Source: YouTube 23 July 2014 Featured
Toyota's Smart Insect Concept EV Packs Kinect Motion Sensor and Voice Recognition

Toyota's latest concept car, called the Smart INSECT, works as a giant accessory for your cell phone, connecting to all sorts of...

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What happens when a Nissan Leaf runs out of charge?


Source: TreeHugger 23 July 2014
What happens when a Nissan Leaf runs out of charge?

When electric cars first started appearing on our roads, TreeHugger was full of posts discussing range anxiety...

Covered Electric Motorcycle (Or Scooter) That Can’t Be Knocked Down


Source: Clean Technica 23 July 2014
Covered Electric Motorcycle (Or Scooter) That Can’t Be Knocked Down

Lit Motors founder Daniel Kim views his inviting creation, the C-1, as a vehicle that offers the driver “…the romance of the motorcycle with the...

H2OMG: this 240mph car is powered only by salt water


Source: Stuff 23 July 2014
H2OMG: this 240mph car is powered only by salt water

A car powered by water? I thought the big oil companies had all the people that knew how to do that murdered years ago?...

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.

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