Category Archives: Urban Mobility

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

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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

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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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Dive into India’s Sustainable urban development and mobility at One Mega Event 2018

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At One Mega Event 2018, find out how mobile and futuristic technologies, and intelligent mobility in smart cities can tackle gender-based harassment and violence in public spaces. The expo will be held at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi from 23-25 May 2018. New Delhi, 09 May 2018: Since women and girls are subject to the threat of sexual harassment and violence

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moovel launches FareShare, a new transit benefits system

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Designed as a simple way for riders to access transit benefits and reduced fares on mobile devices JACKSONVILLE, Fla., April 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — To help transit agencies, employers and universities increase ridership and streamline ticketing, moovel announced Monday the launch of FareShare, a new system that will allow riders to access transit benefits, reduced fares and discounted tickets from their

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Movin’On World Summit on Sustainable Mobility to be held in Montréal

Movin'On 2018 World Summit on Sustainable Mobility to be held in Montréal

Movin’On 2018 Unveils its Preliminary Programming and a New Round of Speakers MONTRÉAL, April 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — For its second edition, Movin’On, the World summit on sustainable mobility to be held in Montréal from May 30 to June 1, is proud to unveil a rich preliminary programming and announce a new wave of internationally renowned speakers. The future of mobility

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Electric Vehicles to Dominate in Philippines’ Jeepney Modernization

Electric Vehicles to Dominate in Philippines’ Jeepney Modernization sustainable urban public transport

The Philippines’ long-awaited Public Utility Vehicle Modernization Program has gotten underway in earnest, with the effort being primarily directed toward replacing the country’s iconic — but environmentally unfriendly and hair-raisingly unsafe — jeepneys with greener and safer alternatives. The jeepney modernization will see the mainstay of the Philippines’ public transportation network replaced with a largely electric vehicle fleet, and is

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Malaysian Public Transportation at the Forefront of Transformation

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KUALA LUMPUR, 6 MARCH 2018: The expansion of the Land Public Transport network both in Greater Kuala Lumpur/Klang Valley and across Malaysia is on track and continues to make positive impact for Malaysians. Overall average daily ridership of public transport in Greater Kuala Lumput (Klang Valley) (combination of rail and bus) rose from 1,162,717 trips in 2016 to 1,206,111 in

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Kuala Lumpur Bicycle Lanes: What’s Next?

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The new Kuala Lumpur bicycle lanes has been in the spotlight for the wrong reasons over the past month. Amid the furore, it’s easy to miss the larger picture: Kuala Lumpur is simply keeping up with a global trend. The bicycle lanes was a step in the right direction. Cities around the world, including those closer to home like Chiang Mai, Kota Kinabalu and Penang, have been building

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Uber vs Grab Ride-hailing War Shifts To New Front: Bike-Sharing

More options for first/last mile connectivity. If 2017 was the year when the world realised Softbank may win the global ride-hailing wars, 2018 is when ride-hailing giants collectively opened a new frontier: bike-sharing. The signs were abundant in January. Didi Chuxing said it wants to launch its own bike-sharing platform after an integration with bike-sharing players ofo last year seemed

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