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Sustainable transport in Spain.. An effort to reduce pollution - Communications - 16/01/2019  Kuwait News Agency

By Hanadi Watfa. MADRID, Jan 16 (KUNA) -- Pollution in Spain had become an issue of grave concern for citizens who are looking into means to develop the ...


How Davos Talk Brings Action to Mobility and Transportation Issues  Forbes

Mobility is a sector where the coordination of governments, business, and topic experts is not only beneficial but necessary. Many of the disruptions in mobility ...


Reducing Transport Emissions in Electronics Supply Chains, the 'SmartWay'  Sustainable Brands

Electronics manufacturers are asking for more sustainability data from suppliers as the demand for CSR extends throughout the supply chain.


5 Sustainable Transport Options to Watch In 2019  Triple Pundit

We saw a great deal of movement in the sustainable transport space in 2018, and next year is expected to be no different. Here are five trends to watch.


Why mobility is a climate change issue  GreenBiz

It's emerging as a key way that cities can promote sustainability and reduce transportation emissions.


Cork plan to include 'total package' of sustainable transport  Evening Echo Cork

Kevin O'Neill. A FORTHCOMING transport plan for Cork will include 'a total package' of sustainable transport, the head of Cork City Council has said. The Cork ...


New mobility is coming to a city near you – but will it be sustainable?  Thomson Reuters Foundation

From ride-hailing to autonomous vehicles 'new mobility' services are an exciting time for transport but will the mobility revolution benefit everyone?


Global People-Before-Cars Transportation Alliance Launches With $6m Grant  Forbes

New globally-focused transportation non-profit launches in Washington, D.C., with $6-million grant from billionaire Stephen M. Ross.


New method contributes to better transport services  Phys.Org

How the user perceives accessibility is an important factor in the development and evaluation of attractive and sustainable transport services. Despite this, the ...


More details about region's new sustainable transport plans  Bournemouth Echo

THE CONSORTIUM behind the proposal to reduce congestion across the South East Dorset region have been revealing more about their hi-tech plans for…


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 ...


Find out how your company can get involved in sustainable transport initiatives  On The Wight

The business breakfast is a chance for Isle of Wight businesses to access support and advice on sustainable transport initiatives and travel planning.


Capitol Agenda for the Week of Jan. 14: The Transportation Industry's Big 12  Transport Topics Online

Organizers for this year's gathering of the Transportation Research Board in Washington have come up with a list of a dozen topic areas that policymakers need ...


Delivering Environmental-friendly eCanters in Logistics  CIOReview

Delivering Environmental-friendly eCanters in Logistics By Stuart Scott, EVP & CIO - Delivering the right product at the right place and the right time is the ideal ...


ION brings sustainable mobility to the forefront at WFES 2019  ZAWYA

Abu Dhabi, UAE: ION, the Middle East's pioneering green mobility venture, has been selected as the sustainable transport provider for the World Future Energy ...


The Shipping Industry urges Transport Committee MEPs to enhance Maritime Commerce, Working Conditions and Sustainable Transport through adoption of the Clune Report  PortNews IAA

On Thursday the European Parliament Transport Committee will vote on Deirdre Clune's report on the draft regulation for a European Maritime Single Window ...


Climate Council lauds Byron's 'world-leading' solar train  Echonetdaily

Byron Bay's 'world-leading' solar train is 'spearheading a new wave of renewable-powered public transport that can help to slam the brakes on climate change,' ...


IVECO BUS and the Government of Ivory Coast officially seal their commitment to sustainable transport  Automotive World

The Ivory Coast's Prime Minister, Amadou Gon Coulibaly, and the Transport Minister, Amadou Koné, officially handed the keys of the first Euro VI gas rapid ...


Smart - clean - fast - urban transport  Innovators Magazine

Dr Rocio Ortego speaks with Jean Phillipe Mangeot, CEO of Urbanloop, about the company's smart urban transport innovation for sustainable cities.


Shift2Rail publishes 2019 call for proposals  Railway Gazette International

EUROPE: The Shift2Rail Joint Undertaking issued its 2019 call for proposals on January 16, with €77m of co-funding available to support railway...


Scheidt & Bachmann UK Appointed Onto The NHS Shared Business Services Car Parking Framework Agreement  Parking Network

Scheidt & Bachmann UK are delighted to announce our appointment to a NEW framework agreement which is set to make the provision and maintenance of car ...


Thailand News: Scania drives the shift towards a sustainable transport system in Thailand  ThaiVisa News

Scania drives the shift towards a sustainable transport system in ThailandBy The Nation Scania is accelerating to sustainable transportation system by offering ...


DIT launches transport programme  Dublin People

THE Dublin Institute of Technology (DIT) has launched Ireland's first ever MSc programme in Transport and Mobility.


Energy leaders set course for sustainable finance  Offshore Wind Journal

A total of 16 companies – among them a number of leaders in the offshore wind industry – have come together to advance the development of sustainable ...


Luxembourg makes all public transport free  CNN

Luxembourg suffers from major traffic jams, so the government plans to make public transportation free for everyone in the tiny European state.


5 predictions for transportation tech in 2019  GreenBiz

Uber's future? A breakthrough year for electric trucks? Here's what we're watching.


20s Plenty in our towns say campaigners  Wiltshire Times

ROAD safety campaigners have called for 20mph to be the default speed limit for urban and village streets.


The European Commission provides an update of the internalisation of the external costs in the transport sector  Lexology

On 17 December 2018, during the conference on Multimodal sustainable transport, the European Commission shared the preliminary results of a study on…


Tesla’s batteries, Autopilot data, and Hardware 3 will be an edge in 2019: fund manager  Teslarati

There are times when something becomes so clearly evident; it becomes difficult to ignore. For a lot of Tesla's longtime critics, this would be the company's lead ...


The innovative transport solutions making cities more liveable - Jonathan Hampson's blog  edie.net

Our cities are facing unprecedented challenges. Urban populations are growing at a staggering rate and it is estimated that by 2050, 68% of the world's ...


Mercitalia Fast service: the world's first high-speed rail freight service  Railway Technology

In November, Italian state-owned railway operator Ferrovie dello Stato Italiane inaugurated the world's first high-speed rail *service* dedicated to freight, which will ...


Bus Rapid Transit system first step to a pedestrian-friendly city, says transport group  Malay Mail

GEORGE TOWN, Jan 16 — The Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) system is the cheapest and quickest way to introduce public transport, an international transport ...


Witney Oxford Transport Group proposes new rail line for district  Witney Gazette

A RADICAL new rail route through West Oxfordshire is the 'silver bullet' that will fix the district's 'chronic' transport woes, campaigners say.


This country offers free public transport  AajNews

File Photo Web Desk: One of the smallest European countries, Luxembourg has a population of 602000 population. Last month, it announced plans to make all.


First public consultation for Moreton-in-Marsh neighbourhood plan  Punchline Gloucester

In early Febuary, Moreton-in-Marsh Neighbourhood Plan Working Group are inviting residents to attend a public consultation regarding future developments.


European Investment Bank confirms support for EUR 495m transformational investment across Africa at Vienna summit  africanews

EUR 495m new support for sustainable transport in Africa's largest city, improving access to clean energy and connecting East Africa to global communications; ...


Urban air mobility: the future of smart transport  Government Europa

Government Europa speaks to Dr. Vassilis Agouridas of Airbus and EIP-SCC Urban Air Mobility initiative leader, on the topic of flying cars, drones and utilising ...


Mass. Is Joining With 8 Other States And D.C. To Try To Curb Transportation Emissions  WBUR

Massachusetts and eight other states, along with Washington, D.C., announced Tuesday they will join together to try to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from ...


Twynstra Gudde at the forefront of intelligent transport solutions  Consultancy.eu

The Netherlands is a world leader in realising sustainable transport solutions and smart city planning. Twynstra Gudde is at the forefront of smart transport ...


Cyclists label Cork transport corridor plan ‘glorified road re-surfacing’  Irish Examiner

Cyclists have branded upgrades to a “strategic transport corridor” in Cork as nothing more than a “glorified road re-surfacing gig”. Members of the Cork Cycling ...


Pollution levels at town's healthcare facilities raise concerns  Basingstoke Gazette

MEDICAL centres in Basingstoke and Deane are at risk of dangerous levels of air pollution, according to a campaign group.


Elon Musk: This is why I push myself to the brink  CNBC

The Tesla and SpaceX boss called 2018 "the most difficult and painful year of my career...excruciating." Here's why the billionaire entrepreneur works so hard.


Barbara Donaldson “disappointed” by plan for more bus strikes  Scoop.co.nz

Media release from Wellington Regional Council The Regional Council's Sustainable Transport Committee Chair Barbara Donaldson says today's ...


Live blog: Ex -transport secretary swaps car for bike and wins bet, Sky's new owners Comcast to continue to finance Team Sky till 2021?, campaign to let school run parents use bus lanes, BBC Bristol commuter race highlights cycling infra need + more  road.cc

Putney MP Justine Greening's colleagues didn't think she'd stick to two wheels through Christmas - she proved them wrong... Justine Greening (via Twitter).


France's Kiloutou Selects Stralis NP 460 for Sustainable Logistics  NGV Global

The Kiloutou Group, an international equipment rental company based in northern France, has just added five IVECO Stralis NP 460 natural gas tractors to its ...


NEW CRP: Development of Radiation-Grafted Membranes for Cleaner and Sustainable Energy (F22072)  International Atomic Energy Agency

The IAEA is launching a new four-year Coordinated Research Project (CRP) to enhance capabilities of Member States to develop radiation-grafted membranes, ...


Digital technology can cut global emissions by 15%. Here's how  World Economic Forum

A new report argues that the digital technology sector is probably the world's most powerful influencer for accelerating effective climate action. Here's how it ...


50 IVECO STRALIS NP trucks to PIMK Ltd., Bulgaria, for expansion of its fleet  Automotive World

PIMK Ltd., one of the leading transport companies in Eastern Europe, has increased its sustainability credentials with the purchase of 50 new IVECO STRALIS ...


The Benefits of CO2 Neutral e-Diesel  AZoCleantech

The goal of introducing clean technology into the consumer and production market was to create sustainable and environmentally-friendly solutions to decrease ...


No end in sight over Queensbury Tunnel row  Halifax Evening Courier

The cost of abandoning Queensbury Tunnel has risen to more than £4 million as a result of logistical difficulties caused by flooding, according to the campaign ...


Etihad flies world's first commercial flight using UAE-made fuel from plants  gulfnews.com

Dubai: Etihad Airways has flown the world's first commercial flight using locally produced jet fuel derived from plants that grow in salt marshes or beaches.


Getting Sustainable Development Back on Track in Asia & the Pacific  Inter Press Service

Armida Salsiah Alisjahbana is UN Under-Secretary-General and Executive Secretary of the UN Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific ...


MPs call to expand post-Brexit green programme across whole government  Climate Home

Indications that Britain's new environmental watchdog will be government-funded raise questions about its independence, the National Audit Office said.


7 global future logistics trends  American Journal of Transportation

2019 is here and I'm very excited about what possibilities the new year will bring. We are in a highly transformative era and what in general is called the 4th ...


Developer seeks to re-open N Yorks station as parkway  TransportXtra

Plans to re-open Goldsborough railway station in North Yorkshire are being spearheaded by the developers of a new village community. Flaxby Park Ltd has ...


Queensbury Tunnel's phase one costs near £1m  Bradford Telegraph and Argus

DEALING with a flood has added to the cost of the first phase of work to close Queensbury Tunnel.


Campaigners call out use of palm oil in biofuel in bid to save the rainforest  Compelo

The impact of palm oil on deforestation has been well documented - and now its use in "sustainable" biofuel is being questioned by Transport and Environment.


Lagos, IFC sign MOU on infrastructure, revenue generation  Vanguard

The Lagos State Government and the International Finance Corporation (IFC) have sealed a major partnership to enhance provision of infrastructure in key ...


Proposed parking charges would 'push shoppers out of town centre'  Monmouthshire Beacon

CHANGES to the car parking charges in Monmouth are coming under the spotlight with new proposals to increase some charges, and introduce others.


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, ...


'Sustainable transport'? It isn't electric vehicles  The Planner

Electric cars are defined as 'sustainable transport' in the new NPPF. But are they really sustainable? wonders Rachel White.


Climate change: Ireland is a developed country with a developing nation’s emissions profile  Irish Examiner

We are one of the only EU countries in which greenhouse gases are rising and we are likely to miss our 2020 targets, writes Cara Augustenborg. Storm Eleanor ...


China-initiated AIIB seeks consensus in collective decision-making among 93 members  Global Times

Global Times reporters Zhang Dan and Bai Yunyi (GT) recently interviewed Joachim von Amsberg (von Amsberg), vice president specializing in policy and ...


Platform container movement across NSW simplified | Logistics, Trucking & Transport News  Prime Mover

The movement of platform containers transporting freight to and from New South Wales ports will become easier following a new agreement.


Seafarers, technology and automation – managing future challenges  Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide

IMO Secretary-General Kitack Lim has highlighted the need to consider seafarer training and standards as shipping evolves, with increasing levels of technology ...


South African Startup WhereIsMyTransport Aims To Improve Mobility In Emerging Cities  progrss

South African startup WhereIsMyTransport has spread beyond the African continent to take on mobility challenges as far afield as Latin America and Southeast ...


WHO COP 24 Report: Health Benefits Outweigh Costs of Meeting Paris Agreement Goals | News  IISD Reporting Services

5 December 2018: Meeting the goals of the Paris Agreement on climate change could save approximately a million lives per year worldwide by 2050, according ...


Free parking spaces could be axed on Sundays in Glasgow  STV News

Council officials have revealed proposals to end free Sunday car parking in Glasgow city centre. Currently there are no charges for using on-street parking bays ...


Is sustainable transport a myth?  The Planner

The new NPPF promotes electric vehicles as a form of sustainable transport. Are they the answer to the problems of pollution and climate change? Dr Ashley ...


Exclusive Q&A; Developing cities to be smart - Siemens AG  Built Environment Networking

Sarah Handley, Carbon Neutral Director at Siemens AG, is set to speak at the Smart Cities Development Conference on the 6th February >


Sustainable Transport Wins from New Ride-Hailing and Electric Scooters Innovations  Triple Pundit

40 percent of car-sharing trips are less than 2 miles long - so watch for innovations within both ride-hailing and electric scooter services to transform our cities' ...


Winners of 2019 Zayed Sustainability Prize announced  The National

An organisation that fortifies flour with nutrients in a bid to tackle malnutrition in East Africa and a project to harvest spring water are among this year's winners of ...


Tarifa sets sights on sustainable transport  Gibraltar Chronicle

Tarifa is taking steps to move away from vehicles and encourage sustainable transport, in a bid to improve quality of life for locals and the thousands of ...


Gozo tunnel may not cater for rapid mass transit system  MaltaToday

The Transport Ministry has hinted that it would be impossible to integrate it into a national underground system when it excluded restricting the proposed tunnel ...


Mobility Week Starts Today, Focusing on Sustainable Transport & Multi-Modality  Total Slovenia News

With a street festival on Ljubljana's Slovenska cesta and free buses on Sunday, plus events all over the country. STA, 16 September - This year's Mobility Week, ...


Sustainable transport  Irish Times

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RTA kicks off 11th cycle of Dubai Awards for Sustainable Transport  gulfnews.com

Dubai: The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has announced the launch of the 11th edition of the Dubai Award for Sustainable Transport (DAST) featuring ...


Campaigners stop truck of ‘exhausted calves’ amid calls for live export reform  The Guardian

Charities and government officials intervene at Ramsgate port in Kent to prevent animals' journey time exceeding legal limits.


European Commission promises $800M sustainable transportation investment  Smart Cities Dive

The European Commission has committed to invest 695 million euros (nearly $800 million) to develop a more sustainable transportation infrastructure in Europe ...


Have your say on the Greater Manchester Spatial Framework  Rochdale Online

Local residents are being encouraged to give their views on Greater Manchester's plan for homes, jobs and the...


Scotland no closer to sustainable transport goal  Transport Network

The Scottish Government has acknowledged it must work harder to develop a sustainable transport network after its attempts to persuade people to leave their ...


4 cities using transportation data to be more sustainable and socially inclusive  GreenBiz

Cities across the world have pledged to take action on climate change, including planning for more sustainable forms of transportation. But many cities, as we've ...


London is a world leader for sustainable transport, study shows  Evening Standard

London is one of the top 10 cities in the world for sustainability in transport, a major study has revealed. The capital was praised for its public transport and its ...


Scania aims to become leader in sustainable transport  Daily Nation

For 30 years now, Scania trucks have hauled billions of tonnes of cargo from border to border in the East African region, and today command a significant share ...


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 ...


Preview: MSC's New Ocean Cay Marine Reserve  Travel Agent

As MSC Cruises counts down to the November 9 opening of its new private island experience, it has released new details on what guests can expect. Check it ...


Supply Chain Management Issues Confronting Us This Year  Supply Chain Management Review

Supply chain managers will have to get creative to address new disruptions and hurdles.


Sustainable transport and mobility: EU Ministers want new rules by 2021  The Brussels Times

European ministers in charge of transport and environment, two sectors often at loggerheads over the environmental impact of vehicular traffic, on Tue...


Medical Transport Services Market Competition by Key Players/Suppliers, Business Tactics, Gross Margin by Applications Forecast 2025  Current News Magazine

Medical Transport Services Market Report provides detailed insight, industry knowledge, market forecasts, and analytics. Report on Medical Transport Services ...


Sustainable transport is crucial, says planner  Evening Echo Cork

CREATING a sustainable and affordable transport system is critical for Cork, according to a leading transport planner. Kevin Burke, principal transport planner ...


Councils can lead on sustainable transport: report  Government News

Low emissions fleets and better cycling and walking infrastructure are among the ways local government can tackle transport pollution. Since the first Australian ...


Sustainable Transport Egypt 2018 kicks off, focused on the advent of electric mobility - Politics - Egypt  Ahram Online

The Sustainable Transport Egypt 2018 conference kicked off in Cairo Wednesday, discussing the advent and future of electric vehicles in the country, especially ...


New global alliance commits over $1.0 billion USD to help end plastic waste in the environment; sets goal of investing $1.5 billion USD  PRNewswire

WASHINGTON, Jan. 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- An alliance of global companies from the plastics and consumer goods value chain today launched a new ...


This research paper on sustainable transport aims to reduce Bengaluru’s traffic woes  The News Minute

Anyone who has lived in Bengaluru knows that they need to leave home hours in advance to reach any destination on time. Reasons being the inadequate ...


Global Last Mile Delivery Market Expected to Witness a Sustainable Growth over 2023  Crypto News Today

New report published by Market Research Report Store (MRRS) which offers insights on the global Last Mile Delivery market. Last Mile Delivery is a term used ...


BP, Honda, Aviva co-found sustainable transport research hub in London  The Internet of Business

BP, Honda R&D Europe, and insurance providers Aviva and Hastings Direct are the founder members of a new mobility research programme with transport ...


European Commission, increase sustainable transport funding in post-Brexit budget – UITP.  SmartRail World

“Investing to help develop new sustainable urban mobility solutions in empowered European cities is about everything that the EU stands for.” A group ...


Ashgabat ready to hold 2nd UN Global Sustainable Transport Conference  AzerNews

Turkmen government is ready to host the second UN Global Sustainable Transport Conference in Ashgabat, said Aksoltan Ataeva, permanent representative of ...


ESB announces contracts for €1.2bn meter replacement...  Newstalk 106-108 fm

The upgrade will begin later this year and run to 2024.


E-mobility needed for sustainable transport  The New Indian Express

A number of pilot projects, charging infrastructure projects and technological development projects aggregating to nearly $24 million have already been ...


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