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Singapore will Start Driverless Bus Services in Three Townships by 2022

Singapore Wants to Roll out Driverless Bus and Shuttle Services by 2022 in Punggol Tengah Jurong autonomous vehicle urban mobility in public transport

in Punggol, Tengah and Jurong, LTA Seeks Feedback and RFI from Stakeholders Singapore has called for feedback as it seeks to roll out self-driving bus and shuttle services in three towns beginning 2022. The Request For Information (RFI), launched on Nov 22 by the Ministry of Transport and the Land Transport Authority (LTA), will be open until May 31, 2018.

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Autonomous Vehicles Asia 2018 will Discuss AV Readiness in Asian Cities

Autonomous Vehicles Asia 2018 will Discuss AV Readiness in Asian Cities urban mobility public transport car sharing CAV

Singapore wants Autonomous Vehicles in public transportation and car-sharing services to avoid potential pitfalls of worsened congestion, surging personal car ownership and increased pollution As Singapore prepares to host the second Autonomous Vehicles Asia Conference next January, much has happened in its autonomous vehicle (AV) space over the months after the first conference back in February 2017. Autonomous Vehicles Asia

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Singapore to See First Large-scale EV Sharing Scheme in December

Singapore to See First Large-scale EV Sharing Scheme in December BlueSG Bollore electric car rental ASEAN urban mobility

The First Large-Scale Electric Car Sharing Service in Southeast Asia (ASEAN) BlueSG Pte Ltd has unveiled the locations of its first batch of 30 charging stations for electric vehicles (EVs) ahead of the roll-out of what will be Singapore’s first large-scale EV-sharing programme in December. Bluecar EV In a statement on September 27, it said the sharing program will enable

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Singapore to Roll Out Self-driving Electric Buses by 2020

Singapore to Roll Out Self-driving Electric Buses by 2020 Partnership ST Kinetics

Singapore shows the world how it is done with its world-class top-notch public transportation, has just raised the bar. Commuters in Singapore will soon experience self-driving electric buses that will provide a safer, efficient and sustainable public transportation. On Monday Singapore’s Land Transport Authority (LTA) has signed a partnership agreement with ST Kinetics to develop and conduct trials on autonomous

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Singapore to Trial Run Self-Driving Electric Hybrid Buses

Singapore is set to trial two 12-metre, full-size driverless buses in Jurong West near the Nanyang Technological University (NTU) conducted by the Land Transport Authority and the university’s Energy Research Institute, under an agreement signed at the Singapore International Transport Congress and Exhibition. The buses will reportedly be capable of carrying up to 80 people between NTU and the adjacent “eco-business”

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Use Your Smartphone to Pay for Train Rides

Smartphones could soon be used instead of rail tickets if an experiment by Chiltern Railways is successful. The rail network wants to pilot a ticketing system that scans people’s phones to detect when they get on and off a train. Each journey’s fare is calculated and deducted from the user’s bank account. The tests are scheduled for 2017 and the

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SINGAPORE: Electric Car-Sharing Program to Begin mid-2017

The Republic is set to launch a nationwide electric car-sharing program by the middle of 2017, with all HDB towns to benefit from the initiative by 2020. BlueSG, a subsidiary of French conglomerate Bollore Group, signed an agreement with the Land Transport Authority (LTA) and Economic Development Board (EDB). The programme will see 1,000 electric vehicles being deployed progressively in

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