17.8 C
ROME
Friday, March 22, 2019

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...

PSA Group starts operations in USA with carsharing services

The 1st launch of mobility services in North America is through Free2Move, PSA Group’s mobility brand and its partner Travelcar, a start-up founded in 2012. The car sharing service for travellers will be 1st...

City CarShare: Longer-Term Travel Demand and Car Ownership Impacts

By Robert Cervero (1), Aaron Golub (2),  Brendan Nee (3) (Department of City and Regional Planning, University of California, Berkeley, CA) Four years after the introduction of City CarShare in the San Francisco, Bay area in...

About Us

We are a group of Strategic analysts with extensive knowledge in new technologies, new business models and innovative entrepreneurship. We truly believe that the same concept of change has changed and we try to...

On-demand mobility experiment coming to MIT

source : news.mit.edu  - William Litant | Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics Electric shuttles will whisk volunteers about campus while gathering data for on-demand transportation services. Starting this month, there’s a new way for some...

A future of shared mobility

source : news.mit.edu  -  School of Architecture and Planning MIT and Uber team up to study the potential for shared rides and vehicles to reshape urban mobility. The Senseable City Lab and the transportation company Uber are...

‘Reddy,’ set, go! Bike sharing begins second year

Don't be surprised by the number of red bicycles popping up on Buffalo streets. Reddy Bikeshare began its second year of operation Monday, with 200 bike rentals coming to 35 locations around the city by...

Stay connected

Recent posts

Random article