Category Archives: Urban Mobility

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

moovel launches FareShare, a new transit benefits system public transport urban mobility

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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EVAP to Provide EV Solutions to DOTr Jeepney Modernization Program

EVAP to Provide EV Solutions to DOTr Jeepney Modernization Program electric jeepney sustainable urban mobility

The Modern Jeepney powertrain will be equipped with either a new Euro 4 Compliant engine or an Electric Motor. The Filipino’s dream to have an eco-friendly transport is still alive. The Public Utility Vehicle (PUV) Modernization Program of the Department of Transportation mandates that the modern PUV must have either a brand new Euro 4 compliant diesel engine or an

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Volvo and NTU to Trial Autonomous Electric Buses in Singapore

Volvo and NTU to Trial Autonomous Electric Buses in Singapore 7900 sustainable urban mobility

GOTHENBURG, Sweden, Jan. 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Volvo Buses and Nanyang Technological University (NTU) in Singapore have signed a cooperation agreement on a research and development program for autonomous electric buses. The program is part of the Land Transport Authority of Singapore‘s drive to create new solutions for tomorrow‘s sustainable public transport. For Volvo, this will be its first autonomous application

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Toyota Spotlights Technology-Driven Future Of Urban Mobility At CES 2018

Toyota Spotlights Technology-Driven Future Of Urban Mobility At CES 2018 e-Palette platform

AI, connected and electric vehicle technologies combine to support mobility for all. e-Palette concept vehicle will power a new mobility services ecosystem for business. Concept-i Series provides personal mobility that responds to the needs of its users. TRI Platform 3.0 automated driving research vehicle makes a leap forward in perception technology. Fine-Comfort Ride FCV showcases unique design in zero-emissions vehicle.

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