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Five Promises of Micromobility

Five Promises of Micromobility

Posted by florentcrivello Disclaimer: I’m a product manager at Uber. This piece represents my views only, and not those of people working on behalf of Uber.   A wave of electric scooters and bikes has been taking...
Sharing Economy

Didi Speeds Into Bike-Sharing Race

By Sun Wenjing and Han Wei Ride-hailing giant Didi Chuxing Technology Co. on Thursday debuted its own branded bike-sharing service in Chengdu, ratcheted up the battle to control one of China’s hottest shared-economy sectors. Just last October, talks...
Sweden Electric

Sweden Puts Its Money On Small Electric Vehicles

By Steve Hanley Elon Musk likes to start at the top and work down. In Sweden, when it comes to EV incentives, the government is starting at the bottom and working its way up. According...

Apple CEO Tim Cook visited a $1 billion bike-sharing startup in China

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Apple chief executive Tim Cook paid a visit to Chinese bike-sharing company ofo on Tuesday, as the country's ride-sharing startups fight aggressively for investor dollars and market share. Cook visited the...

Shared Mobility Comprehensive Guide 2018 by Movmi

By: Movmi Shared mobility refers to the behaviour of people sharing various modes of transportation (vehicle, bicycle, scooter or other modes) on an as-needed basis. The goal of shared mobility is to effectively and efficiently...
Shared Mobility Systems

SHARED MOBILITY SYSTEMS

Shared mobility systems for bicycles and cars have grown in popularity in recent years and have attracted the attention of the operational research community. Researchers Laporte, from the HEC Montréal, Meunier, from the Université...

Impact of infrastructural policies to reduce travel time expenditure of car users with significant...

By M. Shekarchian, M. Moghavvemi, F. Zarifi, S. Moghavvemi, F. Motasemie, T.M.I. Mahlia Abstract The increasing number of vehicles and drivers have led to a marked increase in travel time expenditure (TTE), congestion, demand for fossil...
Bike-Sharing Free

Aspen’s bike-sharing program takes off in first free year; 50,000 rides this season

By Carolyn Sackariason As the summer season winds down in the Roaring Fork Valley, the executive director of the country's first free bike-sharing system is taking stock in the success of the program. WE-cycle ridership has...
Bike Sharing

Chinese Bike Sharing Firms Eye South Korea

  When I lived in Singapore in 2017, the frequent breakdown of the city-state’s “world-class” metro and its slow buses led me into the world of bike sharing. Now, the three bike sharing companies I used there —...
E-scooters and E-bikes are redefining urban transportation

E-scooters and E-bikes are redefining urban transportation

By guest author Anil Niraula. You might have already seen people whooshing by on e-scooters and e-bikes on the sidewalks of your city. The flood of dockless transport has caught many, including policymakers, off guard....

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