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As rural communities age, their public transport is shrinking. It's time to fix this  World Economic Forum

Ageing rural populations are losing the public transport services that keep them connected. It's time to explore ways to build sustainable mobility solutions for ...


Is Harrogate ready for a bright green 'sustainable transport' future?  Harrogate Advertiser

When councillors get their own hands dirty to make the town tidier, it's possible to say with some conviction that they really do want to make the place better.


Ferry company awarded ‘gold star’ certificate for sustainable transport  On The Wight

The Visit Isle of Wight Green Star scheme acknowledges and rewards businesses that actively promote the use of sustainable transport to protect the ...


Support growing in Harrogate for council's ‘beacons of sustainable transport’ proposal  Harrogate Advertiser

Proposals from Harrogate's political leaders to make the district a “beacon of sustainable transport” have been welcomed by environmental groups.


RED FUNNEL AWARDED SOUGHT AFTER SUSTAINABLE TRANSPORT AWARD  Island Echo

Red Funnel Ferries has been recognised for actively promoting the use of sustainable transport and has been awarded a 'Gold Star' certificate from Visit Isle of ...


Modern and Sustainable Transport Sector at the Forefront of 2019 Philippine Electric Vehicle Summit  manilastandard.net

The 7th Philippine Electric Vehicle Summit, with the theme “Electric Vehicles: Modernizing the Transportation Landscape, Driving Sustainable Growth,” kicks off ...


Jakarta to receive honorable mention at Sustainable Transport Award - The Jakarta Post  Jakarta Post

Jakarta is set to receive an honorable mention at the 2020 Sustainable Transport Award in Fortaleza, Brazil, for the city's efforts to develop the Transjakarta bus ...


World's longest electric road trip ends in New Zealand  Yahoo Finance

A Dutch sustainability advocate completed the longest ever journey in an electric vehicle in New Zealand on Friday after a three-year drive that took him through ...


Sustainable transport development is not priority for British public  Intelligent Transport

A new study by Copper Consultancy has found a disconnect between government and public priorities for urban transport development, particularly when it ...


Harrogate Borough Council's three-stage plan for sustainable transport  Harrogate Advertiser

Harrogate Borough Council's blurprint for the future has been broken up into three key proposals with short, medium and longer term plans.


No-deal Brexit would hit UK electric vehicle supply  Argus Media

The UK government does not have enough time to pass legislation to prevent the country losing out on electric vehicle (EV) supply under a no-deal Brexit, ...


Tips for making CO2 a KPI for freight transportation  GreenBiz

Driven by increasing volumes of goods moving through supply chains across the globe, demand for freight transportation is expected to triple over the next few ...


Manipal to get sustainable transport system  The Hindu

Hephsiba Rani Korlapati, Deputy Commissioner, said on Saturday that a plan would be drawn by the district administration and Manipal Academy of Higher ...


Preparing for takeoff? Shell and BA step up backing for waste-based jet fuel plant  GreenBiz

Plans to build a U.K. refinery plant to make green jet fuels out of household waste took a step forward with new funding commitments totaling $3.5 million from ...


Volvo Group cruises to sales and earnings record amid slowing truck orders  FreightWaves

Volvo Group posted record second-quarter sales and earnings but warned that production cuts are likely in the second half as a huge backlog of heavy-duty ...


Volvo Group creates alliance with Samsung SDI for electric truck batteries  FreightWaves

Volvo Group and Samsung SDI will work together to advance Volvo's electric truck plans with direct supply of battery cells and packs to Volvo manufacturing ...


Public doesn’t prioritise sustainable development in new urban transport  Urban Transport News

A new study by Copper Consultancy has discovered a disconnection between government and public priorities for urban transport development.


Circle Economy Report Highlights Role of Local Governments in Enabling Circular Economy | News  IISD Reporting Services

June 2019: A report by the Circle Economy, a membership-based organization, has provided a range of recommendations for municipalities to promote the ...


Digging Deeper | How sustainable are India's urban engines?  Moneycontrol

What constitutes urban growth? Is it synonymous with development? Sustainability? Beyond the headlines, how do the denizens of fast growing cities cope?


Abu Dhabi Meeting Takes Stock of Progress Ahead of UN Climate Action Summit | News  IISD Reporting Services

1 July 2019: The Abu Dhabi Preparatory Meeting for the UN Secretary General's UN Climate Action Summit brought together representatives from government, ...


Corporate Director, Environment & Sustainable Transport job with Newham London Borough Council | 134105  Highways Magazine

Corporate Director, Environment & Sustainable Transport. Competitive salary. People at the Heart of Everything We Do. Newham is a young, diverse, vibrant ...


ENGEL unveils IR robotic cell for large-series production of lightweight thermoplastic composites  CompositesWorld

Infrared radiation heats up and forms three organic sheets of differing thicknesses, for aesthetic surfaces while overmolding.


Swansea Bay a Beacon of Sustainable Transport for Visitors  Business News Wales

A new digital marketing project aims to promote Swansea Bay as one of the leading visitor destinations in the UK! With an amazing new website support.


Elon Musk Told Us Why He Thinks We Can Land on the Moon in ‘Less Than 2 Years’  TIME

On July 12, TIME editor-at-large and space reporter Jeffrey Kluger had a far-ranging conversation with SpaceX CEO Elon Musk at the company's headquarters ...


News Published: 07/16/2019 - 12:21 Environmental sustainability and the Women's World Cup  sportanddev.org

Climate action is now more necessary than ever. Climate change affects all aspects of modern life. During the recent FIFA Women's World Cup (WWC), ...


Ford Motor Co. to renovate Detroit's Michigan Central Station into “future mobility” research center  Archinect

Oliver Wainwright pens a piece on the upcoming renovation of the Michigan Central Station, which was a celebrated icon of Detroit when it first opened in 1913.


SDG9: Are we at the dawn of a new era of sustainable infrastructure?  www.businessgreen.com

The word "infrastructure" began as a specialist term to describe railway construction in the early 20th century. Today, it covers the delivery of a long list of ...


H&M 1st to trial Maersk's carbon neutral transport  Supply Chain Dive

H&M will be the first company to participate in Maersk's pilot of a new carbon neutral biofuel, the carrier announced in a press release. The biofuel is made from ...


Planes, Trains and (Big) Automobiles: How Heavy Transport Can Reduce Emissions and Save Money  TheCityFix.com

The world is vastly underestimating the benefits of acting on climate change. Recent research from the Global Commission on the Economy and Climate finds ...


Green transport can no longer be fobbed off, says Deputy  Jersey Evening Post

THE States can no longer 'fob off' issues on creating a greener environment and must properly fund the new sustainable transport policy, a States backbencher ...


Heathrow launches new partnership with First Bus to take cars of the road  International Airport Review

The new *service* is set to provide a sustainable transport alternative to Heathrow for passengers and staff, saving thousands of car journeys every year.


Tesla Reports Earnings Next Week, but Elon Musk Is Still a Start-Up Founder at Heart  Barron's

We're all just brains in skull-shaped vats, according to Elon Musk. That includes Musk himself, of course—it just happens that Musk's vat has a few more ...


Sheffield Business Park demonstrates commitment to sustainable travel as site gears up for growth  Bdaily

The Sheffield Business Park has demonstrated its ongoing commitment to encouraging sustainable travel in a bid to cut commuters' emissions earlier this month ...


Episode 180: Moonshots and a new operating manual for spaceship Earth, a redesign for circular jeans  GreenBiz

Featuring chats with Francois Souchet, the CircularFibres Lead at the Ellen MacArthur Foundation, and Amanda Ravenhill, executive director of the Buckminster ...


Lack of public transport affecting our health  Cyprus Mail

There is little sustainable transport in Cyprus compared to other European countries, something that has severe repercussions, mainly increasing the amount of ...


Process to obtain an annual permit in Mexico City to provide personal sustainable transport services  Lexology

On May 29th, the Mobility Ministry in Mexico City, published in the Local Gazette, the second part of the process required for legal entities to obtain an annual ...


From a rocky road to smooth sailing: Building transport resilience to natural disasters - World  ReliefWeb

Reliable transport infrastructure is one of the backbones of a prosperous economy, providing access to markets, jobs and social services. Sustainable ...


London Climate Action Week: big business aims for 100% renewable power and electric transport  The Climate Group

Five leading companies accelerating a clean economy in London and beyond through international non-profit, The Climate Group's global initiatives on ...


Advertiser readers share their views on Harrogate Borough Council's vision for a less congested town centre  Harrogate Advertiser

Following publication of Harrogate Borough Council's strategy for a radical new approach to traffic in the town centre, Advertiser readers have been sharing their ...


EBRD announces public consultations on Draft Transport Sector Strategy  Balkan Green Energy News

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is reviewing its strategic approach to the Transport Sector and invites interested stakeholders ...


Tags That Help Visually Impaired Transit Riders  CityLab

New signage and NaviLens technology have been rolled out in Barcelona, Madrid, and Murcia city to help visually impaired people navigate public ...


The 20 Most Bike-Friendly Cities on the Planet  WIRED

As trends come and go, simple design stands the test of time. And nowhere is that more evident these days than in urban mobility. With everything from ...


Volvo, Samsung SDI to co-develop battery packs for electric trucks  The Korea Herald

Volvo Group said Thursday it has entered into a strategic alliance with Samsung SDI to develop battery packs for electric trucks. The Swedish automaker said ...


Agreement between Ecoslops and EIB for sustainable sea transport  New Europe

The European Investment Bank signed a €18 million agreement with the French company Ecoslops, dedicated to develop innovative technology to regenerate ...


Shared e-cargo bikes: Boom and barriers in Basel  Science Daily

Sustainable means of mobility are becoming ever more popular. In Switzerland, around 15000 people have registered with the online platform carvelo2go, ...


Seafuel project to convert seawater into sustainable hydrogen energy  Hydrogen Fuel News

The Seafuel project is a European initiative that aims to convert seawater into sustainable hydrogen fuel to be used by island regions.


#EIB backs €4.8 billion investment in rural areas, energy transition, transport, and private sector - EU Reporter  EU Reporter

The European Investment Bank (EIB) today (16 July) approved €4.8 billion of new financing. This includes support for projects to improve communications in ...


Capital recognized for improving transportation - Fri, June 28 2019  Jakarta Post

Jakarta is set to receive an honorable mention at the 2020 Sustainable Transport Award for its efforts in improving public transportation amid concerns about the ...


Why The Argument Over Ownership Of Mobility Data Is Both Silly And Essential  Forbes

We have big interrelated issues to address, from climate change to equity to the future of capitalism, so there is no time to waste.


SpaceX’s returning Hyperloop champion prepares to hit 372 mph on July 21 competition  Teslarati

For the fourth year in a row, SpaceX will be holding its Hyperloop Pod Competition. The event, which features teams of students from universities across the ...


Next Stop: Sustainable Transport!  Advanced Science News

It is hard to watch or read the news these days without being reminded of the impending environmental crises facing our planet and communities. The spotlight ...


EIB supports improvement of public transport in the city of Plzeň  Intelligent Transport

A loan of over €50 million from the European Investment Bank (EIB) to the Czech Republic will see urban public transport improved across the city of Plzeň.


Battery powered sky taxis: the future of travel?  Euronews English

Electronic and hybrid planes have taken centre stage at the International Paris Air Show.


Fueling The Future Jeremy Chan  Asian Scientist Magazine

Green is the new black when it comes to meeting the world's energy demands, and biofuels have a major role to play in securing a sustainable future.


Exploring Dubai's plans for the future of mobility  Intelligent Transport

As Dubai continues to grow as a metropolitan hub, Intelligent Transport discusses the urban mobility scene in Dubai with His Excellency Mattar Al Tayer.


Sustainable Transport Market How it Creates Positive Impact to the Environment Across World | GreenBiz, Kantar, Scania Group, AT Kearney, EY, Volvo Group, Arcadis, Carbon Trust, Volvo Buses, ABB Power  Market Research Report

Sustainable Transport is sometimes known as Green Transport and it is any form of transport that does not use or rely on dwindling natural resources. Instead it ...


Marine Shaft Power Meter Market Expected to Experience Bolstering Sales during Forecast Period, 2018 – 2028  Pioneer Reporter

According to a recent Fact.MR study, over 1,900 units of marine shaft power meter are likely to be sold in 2019. Growth of the marine shaft power meter market ...


ADB approves loan for bus rapid transit system in Karachi  Intelligent Transport

With a view of reducing personal car use, and improving air quality in the city, ADB is investing over $230 million in quality public transport for Karachi.


This is how you could travel to work on the Cardiff Bay Barrage in the future  Wales Online

A new park and ride, an upgraded railway station and a new headland walkway are among the ideas in the running to improve transport links between Cardiff ...


Cheshire East Council to re-think cutting Little Bus hours of service  Cheshire Live

Cheshire East could put the brakes on plans to reduce the hours of the Little Bus *service* because too many vulnerable people would suffer from not being able ...


Baltic Triangle train station moves one step closer  Baltic Triangle

The Liverpool City Region have published their Combined Authority Transport Plan (CATP) which details a range of potential projects including the proposed ...


Lottery launches £100m fund to help tackle climate emergency  Third Force News

A new £100m fund has been launched to support people and communities taking the lead in tackling global warming. The Climate Action Fund, part of the ...


20 sustainable steps to tackle Wales' transportation problems  Nation.Cymru

Neil Anderson, transportation, sustainability and macroeconomics consultant at Pace Consultants, Rhydyfelin RCT. The cancellation of the new M4 relief road ...


Future of road transport outlined in new report  Government Europa

The Joint Research Centre has released a report analysing the future of road transport as society adopts automation and decarbonisation.


Explained - Harrogate council's response to traffic congestion  Harrogate Advertiser

It may be more than a month until the results of public consultation on traffic congestion in Harrogate and Knaresborough are revealed by North Yorkshire ...


State of Logistics in 2019: What's next?  Logistics Management

Tight capacity, high rates, rapid e-commerce growth and a booming economy fueled an 11.45% rise in U.S. logistics costs over the course of 2018. However ...


Environmental groups to demand climate action with demonstration at Adur District Council meeting  Worthing Herald

Environmental groups and political parties are planning a climate change demonstration before an Adur District Council meeting this evening (July 18).


National Lottery launches £100m fund to help tackle climate emergency  http://www.viewdigital.org

The National Lottery Community Fund today launched a new £100 million Climate Action Fund that will enable people and communities to take the lead in ...


Dublin disappoints: what happened to city cycling's great hope?  The Guardian

In 2013 the Irish capital was ranked among the world's top 20 bike-friendly cities, but only a small part of the promised cycle network was ever built.


Campaign for Better Transport's new strategy  Rural Services Network

The Campaign for Better Transport, one of our Rural Services Partnership members, is currently looking for new Trustees to join their Board as some of the ...


Address transport reforms holistically  Standard Digital

For certain, the fast growth of Kenya's urban population has not been accompanied by a commensurate increase in urban infrastructure and *service* delivery.


ITF 2019 – effecting sustainable transportation in the age of decarbonization  FreightWaves

At the ministerial meeting of International Transport Forum member countries, Rachel Kyte, the CEO of Sustainable Energy for All, addressed the roundtable ...


Poor bus services and congestion on the long list of ways Cambridge needs to improve  Cambridge News

The city council report also said the cycling environment and facilities fall short of Cambridge's “City of Cycles” reputation.


Kingston Council's Environment and Sustainable Transport Committee to debate declaring climate emergency  Surrey Comet

Councillors in Kingston will debate whether to back a motion declaring a climate emergency in the borough tonight (Tuesday, June 25).


Tax strategy papers: the key highlights  The Irish Times

Income tax; changes to USC and PRSI and levies on carbon usage, motoring and food supplements all feature.


New parking policy to offer fewer lots to students, but same number of spaces: U of G  GuelphToday

The University of Guelph says a change in parking on campus will not affect the overall number of spots available for students, but some are not happy with less ...


Dear Reader: How cool is Harrogate + town looks a mess?  Harrogate Advertiser

A personal column by the Harrogate Advertiser's Graham Chalmers.


On a per-person-kilometer basis, motorcycles have the highest social costs, study says  DriveMag Riders

Study says motorcycles bear the highest social cost in the EU.


News EIB to improve public transport in Czech Republic By ep  New Europe

The European Investment Bank is lending €50 million to Plzeňské městké dopravní podniky, a public transport provider in the Czech city of Plzeň, to help ...


Edinburgh firm partners with EU project to make hydrogen fuel from seawater  The Scotsman

A Scottish company at the cutting edge of hydrogen technology is partnering with a European project to convert seawater into sustainable hydrogen fuel for ...


How to build cars that can't crash  2025AD

Preventing car accidents from happening at all – that is David Ward's vision. In a video interview, the Secretary General of Global NCAP explains how he wants ...


Electric bus to spark future for Shropshire public transport  shropshirestar.com

Shropshire's first electric bus will take to the streets to this week and will soon join Shrewsbury's Park & Ride fleet.


Trump's trade war could create more sustainable supply chains  EJ Insight

After decades dominated by globalization, trade is being reconfigured as a result of geopolitical, technological and other changes. Sustainability could be a big ...


Samsung SDI, Volvo Enter Partnership on Electric Truck Batteries  KBS WORLD Radio News

Samsung SDI and Swedish automaker Volvo are joining hands to develop battery packs for electric trucks. According to Volvo Group on Thursday, the two ...


Motion to cease Ipswich northern bypass work fails to gain traction | Latest Suffolk and Essex News  East Anglian Daily Times

Demonstrations against the northern bypass have ramped up after campaigners gathered at Suffolk County Council - but a motion for work to cease failed to ...


School is first in county to trial traffic-free areas at busy times  News Post Leader

Hareside Primary School was the first in the county to try the Government-led initiative when three roads around it shut to motorists between 8am and 9am and ...


Sustainable Logistics: Nexxiot Awarded Funding To Reduce Emissions  Railways Africa

Nexxiot, the specialist for applied digital solutions in logistics, continues its growth course. In recent days, the start-up has received a grant to reduce gre.


A Relentless Battle Against Poverty & Hunger in World’s Most Populous Region  Inter Press Service

UNITED NATIONS, Jul 15 2019 (IPS) - The world's two most populous nations-– China and India—have been making steady progress in eradicating extreme ...


Experts Urge Airlines To Take Lead on Environment Debate  Aviation International News

Europe could see a proliferation of so-called environmental taxes if the aviation industry does not take the lead on the conversation over the response to climate ...


Herts County Council agrees £8m for The Bishop's Stortford High School relocation  Bishop's Stortford Independent

Controversial plans to build a new Bishop's Stortford High School as part of proposals for a 750-home estate have been given an £8m boost. Hertfordshire ...


Car share changes will tackle congestion, boost sustainability  Mirage News

We are expanding our support for car sharing to reduce traffic congestion and increase sustainable transport options for locals and visitors to our...


Greater Wellington Regional Council chairman Chris Laidlaw will not seek another term  New Zealand Herald

Greater Wellington Regional Council's top brass say they're not washing their hands of the city's bus fiasco, but one is standing for re-election and one isn't.


Walk with Us! – Safe Walking, Safe Cycling – European Mobility Week 2019 theme launched  Newsbook

Minister for Transport, Infrastructure and Capital Projects Ian Borg and Parliamentary Secretary for Local Government and Communities Silvio Parnis met with ...


Characterisation of intermetallic alloy catalysts for decentralised methanol production  Open Access Government

Efficient and decentralised production of sustainable fuels for today's transport infrastructure is discussed here by the Technical University of Denmark.


Making sustainable transport a reality  Green Left Weekly

It is increasingly clear that we need more public transport to reduce air-polluting travel and provide much-needed sustainable jobs. But state governments are ...


What Is Sustainable Fashion? A Guide For Consumers And Brands  WTVOX

What is sustainable fashion? Here is a simple guide, for both, consumers and brands. We adore fashion. We truly do. But, as much as we love fashion, we also ...


5 Sustainable Transport Options to Watch In 2019  Triple Pundit

From big investments in the electric vehicle segment to scooter invasions in cities worldwide, we saw a great deal of movement in the sustainable transport ...


Climate strategy fits with National Development Plan, says Government  The Irish Times

Fine Gael defends plan at Cork meeting as activists challenge Ministers on policies.


Cut private cars on Dublin streets to make room for cyclists, say experts  The Irish Times

Attendees at international cycling conference Velo-City say political courage is needed.


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.


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