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SOLUTIONS: Sharing Opportunities for Low carbon Urban TransportatION

About the SOLUTIONS project The overall mission of SOLUTIONS is to support the uptake of innovative sustainable urban mobility solutions in Europe and other regions in the world, in particular in Asia, Latin America and...

RIDESHARING GOES SOCIAL

By Professor Stephan Winter, Dr Egemen Tanin and Yaoli Wang, University of Melbourne The concept of ridesharing has existed for decades, but big names like Uber and Lyft have pushed the idea further, allowing us...

Planning for Shared Mobility Conference – New York

The "planning for shared mobility conference" will be held next Monday, May 8, 2017, in New York, at Jakob K. Javits Convention Center, organized by the APA, American Planning Association. The conference will give...

Bike-sharing service offering rental anywhere through mobile app rides into Hong Kong

By Nikki Sun Hong Kong is finally jumping on the bandwagon – or bicycle – of the bike-sharing trend which has taken the mainland by storm. Starting Thursday, cyclists can use more than 400 smart...

Ride-Hailing Services Will Change The Face Of Urban Mobility In India: SIAM

by Avishek Banerjee Access to mobility will take precedence over using personal vehicles for multiple purposes on a regular basis. In an exclusive chat with BW Businessworld, Vishnu Mathur, director general, Society of Indian Automobile...

A future of shared mobility

The Senseable City Lab and the transportation company Uber are launching a research initiative to explore how car- and ride-sharing networks could reshape the future of urban mobility. This initiative will explore new mobility...

Automakers see promise in China car-sharing

Shanghai (AFP) - Unable to afford a car, Shanghai university student Long Yi faces a lengthy, expensive commute across his vast city but has found a solution in the car-sharing schemes quickly gaining momentum...

Reducing barriers to hybrid & electric-vehicle use in car sharing services and fleets

source : http://urbanforesight.org PRISMS focused on developing intelligent in-vehicle technology and analytical tools to reduce the barriers to the use of electric and plug-in hybrid vehicles in car sharing services and fleets. The project was undertaken by...

Comparing car-sharing schemes in Switzerland: User groups and usage patterns.

By Henrik Becker, Francesco Ciari, Kay W. Axhausen, (ETH Zurich, Institute for Transport Planning and Systems, Stefano-Franscini-Platz 5, 8093 Zurich, Switzerland) Free-floating car-sharing schemes operate without fixed car-sharing stations, ahead reservations or return-trip requirements. Providing...

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