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Enhancing Urban Mobility: Integrating Ride-sharing and Public Transit

By Mitja Stiglic, Niels Agatz, Martin Savelsbergh, and Mirko Gradisar, (Computers & Operations Research, Vol. 90, February 2018) People all around the world use private cars to travel to work. Most of these commuter trips...
Car-pooling saves more than 1.6 million tonnes of CO2 per year

Car-pooling saves more than 1.6 million tonnes of CO2 per year

  BlaBlaCar has announced the release of ‘Zero Empty Seats’: a global study into the environmental impact of car-pooling. The report, conducted with French research institute, Le BIPE, is the first study based on real usage data from BlaBlaCar’s...
Carpooling Moscow

Moscow authorities prepare to regulate carpooling market

  The transportation department of the City of Moscow is drafting a bill that would fine private drivers for accepting cash from carpooling passengers and block and/or fine carpool aggregators such as BlaBlaCar, BeepCar, and...

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...
Sharing Economy

The Sharing Economy and the Future of Personal Mobility: New Models Based on Car...

By Olga Novikova, Technology Innovation Management Review, 2017 The sharing economy is an emerging phenomenon that shapes the cultural, economic, and social landscape of our modern world. With variations of the concept of the sharing...

Green Move: An Innovative Electric Vehicle-Sharing System

Vehicle sharing is one of the possible answers to the increasing demand of sustainable way of transport. However, the traditional management models of sharing services are not flexible enough to be a real answer...
Drivers App

Car pooling popularity on rise with Tauranga motorists

By: Kiri Gillespie Tauranga's worsening traffic woes have prompted a carpooling movement among frustrated motorists who have "had enough". Former Aucklander Josh Cole is running a Tauranga car pooling Facebook page, aimed at getting more people to...

Shared-use mobility: what is it? Present and Future

Shared-use Mobility: today, we start we a new series of article on shared-use mobility. In the following articles, we will analyze each of the transportation services that are shared among users. Today, we analyze...
Gatwick Carpooling

Gatwick introduces carpooling service to incentivise airport staff

  London’s Gatwick Airport has rolled out a carpooling service that provides airport’s employees with preferential parking spaces and tracks their associated reduction in vehicle miles and emissions in real-time. Gatwick claims to be the first...

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...

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