Category Archives: Urban Mobility

Melbourne, Australia Joins Dallas and Los Angeles as a First Trial City for Uber Air

Melbourne, Australia Joins Dallas and Los Angeles as a First Trial City for Uber Air mobility

Aerial ridesharing service expected to enter field trials in late 2020 or early 2021, with potential commercial launch in 2023. June 11, 2019 04:00 PM Eastern Daylight Time WASHINGTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Government of Victoria, Australia, today welcomed the announcement that its capital city, Melbourne, will join Dallas and Los Angeles as a first trial city for Uber Air, a transformational aerial

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Alaka’i Technologies Launches World’s First Hydrogen-Powered Air Mobility System

Alaka’i Technologies Launches World’s First Hydrogen-Powered Air Mobility System Skai urban air mobility

May 29, 2019 08:36 PM Eastern Daylight Time HOPKINTON, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Today, Alaka’i Technologies unveiled Skai, the world’s first hydrogen fuel cell powered air mobility solution designed to transform the way the world moves. From its sleek, uncluttered design, radically simple and safe electric vertical takeoff and landing (eVTOL) vehicle, to its fuel source – a system that runs entirely on

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JetBlue Focuses on Long-Term Emissions Strategy, Climate Risk Management and Innovation

JetBlue Focuses on sustainability Long-Term Emissions Strategy, Climate Risk Management and Innovation

The Airline Releases Its Environmental Social Governance Report to Investors Using Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB) and Task Force on Climate-Related Disclosures (TCFD) Standards   May 29, 2019 04:39 PM Eastern Daylight Time NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–JetBlue (Nasdaq: JBLU) this week released its annual environmental social governance (ESG) report detailing the airline’s long-term emissions and climate risk management strategy, among other

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Bird Eager to Participate in New Electric-Scooter Sharing Pilot Program in Denver

Bird Eager to Participate in New Electric-Scooter sharing Pilot Program in Denver sustainable urban mobility personal

First of its Kind Program Integrates E-Scooters with Denver’s Bus and Rail Transit System VENICE, Calif., June 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Bird today announced its intention to seek a permit to operate dockless scooters in Denveras part of a new pilot program the City and County is developing. The program integrates e-scooters with the City’s bus and rail transit system

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DYU Electric Smart Bike Starts Singapore Operation Center

DYU Electric Smart Bike Starts Singapore Operation Center car lite free sustainable urban mobility personal device

Photo: DYU bike group ride in the recent car-free Sunday at The Central Business District, SIngapore. Photo credit: F-Wheel SINGAPORE, June 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — F-wheel subsidiary brand DYU Smart Bike formally stationed in Singapore on 10th June 2018, marking the official establishment of the first overseas operation center of DYU in Southeast Asia. Over 100 local electric bike riders supported

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Going Back to Basics in sustainable urban mobility with World Bicycle Day

Going Back to Basics in sustainable urban mobility with World Bicycle Day

Background Acknowledging the uniqueness, longevity and versatility of the bicycle, which has been in use for two centuries, and that it is a simple, affordable, reliable, clean and environmentally fit sustainable means of transportation, fostering environmental stewardship and health, the General Assembly decided to declare 3 June World Bicycle Day. It encouraged stakeholders to emphasize and advance the use of

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Volvo Ocean Race Signals the Start for Electric Articulated Buses in Gothenburg

Volvo Ocean Race Signals the Start for Electric Articulated Buses in Gothenburg sustainable urban mobility public transport

GOTHENBURG, Sweden, June 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — When Gothenburg, Sweden, welcomes the Volvo Ocean Race on June 14–21, the city will also welcome two concept all-electric articulated Volvo buses which will carry visitors between downtown Nordstan and the event venue in Frihamnen. From June 25 the new buses, which can carry 135 passengers, will be tested on part of public

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Bombardier Unveils New FLEXITY Zurich Tram Design

Bombardier Unveils New FLEXITY Zurich Tram Design electric sustainable urban mobility

Bombardier and VBZ unveil their 1:1 FLEXITY tram model, made exclusively for the city of Zurich, to journalists and special guests The FLEXITY trams are a cost-effective solution to improve capacity, accessibility, efficiency, and passenger comfort for Zurich commuters May 18, 2018 Berlin Recently, Zurich public transport operator Verkehrsbetriebe Zürich (VBZ), hosted a special event unveiliig the design of the new

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Autonomous Train Market Worth 106,290 Units by 2030

Bombardier CityFlo Mass Transit light rail driverless train MRT LRT Rapid KL Kuala Lumpur Malaysia

PUNE, India, May 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — According to a new market research report “Autonomous Train Market by Level of Automation (GOA1, GOA2, GOA3, GOA4), Technology (CBTC, ERTMS, ATC, PTC), Application, Component (Antenna, Camera), Train Type (Metro, Light Rail, Bullet Train/HSR), Track Length, and Region – Global Forecast to 2030″, published MarketsandMarkets™, the market is estimated to be 60,078 Units in

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EV India Summit 2018 will discuss the challenges of Sustainable Urban Mobility

Ev India Summit 2018 Electric vehicle

Electric Vehicle India: plugged or unplugged Adopting a new technology is always a big challenge but a revolution is awaiting for the Indian Automotive industry, going GREEN by bringing eco-friendly vehicles. Today we see most of the automaker introducing a concept vehicle and idea for electric vehicle but surprisingly no company is moving forward to create history. Why? What is stopping them

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