Home > Discover > News

News
Subscribe to News

  • 24 Jan 2017 / Collective passenger transport

    The International Association of Public Transport (UITP) has warned that the roll-out of autonomous vehicles (AVs) could lead to a dystopian future of even more  private car traffic on the road...

  • 23 Jan 2017 / Traffic and demand management

    The PUSH&PULL project has now translated and published its video clip on the Core Funding Mechanism into 17 languages.

    PUSH&PULL project co-ordinator Robert Pressl said: ‘The video...

  • 19 Jan 2017 / Clean and energy-efficient vehicles

    The Lithuanian capital of Vilnius is to install more charging stations to cater for the increasing numbers of electric vehicles on its streets.

    Officials are planning to install five new...

  • 18 Jan 2017 / Collective passenger transport

    Full-year figures published by Ireland’s National Transport Authority show an overall increase in passenger numbers across all state-supported public transport operators.

    Some 234 million...

  • 13 Jan 2017 / Clean and energy-efficient vehicles

    The city of Sofia is introducing an electric bus on its roads to test its suitability for a larger-scale roll out.

    The Chinese-made Yutong bus will begin operating on the city’s No. 84 bus...

  • 12 Jan 2017 / Policy and research

    A new report by the International Council on Clean Transportation (ICCT) shows that the average amount of nitrogen oxides (NOx) present in exhaust emissions from modern diesel passenger cars is...

  • 12 Jan 2017 / Collective passenger transport

    All electric Dutch trains are now 100 percent powered by electricity generated by wind energy, the Netherlands’ national railway company NS said, calling it a world first.

    'Since the first...

  • 11 Jan 2017 / Collective passenger transport, Clean and energy-efficient vehicles

    More and more cities in Europe and around the world are turning to electric buses in an effort to go green and reduce pollution.

    The ZeEUS eBus Report, published as part of the EU-funded...

  • 11 Jan 2017 / Urban mobility planning

    The council of Esplugues has unanimously approved its Sustainable Urban Mobility Plan (SUMP) after a plenary session earlier this...

  • 10 Jan 2017 / Collective passenger transport

    The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is providing a loan of 100 million lei (€22 million) to the Romanian city of Constanta for the acquisition of new low emission buses....