User: flenvcenter Topic: Transportation-Independent
Category: Multi-Modal Transportation :: Bicycles
Last updated: Apr 17 2018 15:40 IST RSS 2.0
 
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The smart city's blueprint for EV infrastructure 17.4.2018 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
To EV or not to EV is not the question for a rising number of urban dwellers. This is: If you buy an electric vehicle, where could you charge it?
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The great democratization of transportation 17.4.2018 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
Open data is revolutionizing how innovators and cities manage the environmental and social effects of urban transit.
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Ford, Siemens use blockchain as the fabric for a sustainable city 11.4.2018 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
Blockchain has enabled transactions from solar energy credits to paying drivers and cutting costs for participants in ride-sharing programs.
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Don't curb your enthusiasm: A 'radical' way to reinvent city streets is at your feet 13.2.2018 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
Whether circling the block to park or boarding a Lyft for a ride, you may have noticed this imbalance in the way cities are built. Here are 4 ways to get curbs to work better.
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Revolve reinvents the wheel 25.1.2018 TreeHugger
Andrea Mocellin's design folds up to take up 60 percent less space.
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Florida study finds that drivers flout the law more than cyclists 16.1.2018 TreeHugger
But cyclists all run stop signs and red lights! Don't they?
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New York City's Mayor de Blasio to divest from big oil and sue the companies 15.1.2018 TreeHugger
Changes closer to home would be nice too.
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Trashed: Inside the Deadly World of Private Garbage Collection 6.1.2018 Truthout - All Articles
Private garbage trucks are ubiquitous on New York's streets after dark, yet the human effort involved remains largely invisible to most people. To travel deep into the world of New York's midnight trash collection is to enter a realm where people often toil in grave danger for low pay. Waste removal is one of the most dangerous jobs in the country. On the darkened streets of New York City, it's a race for survival. (Photo: Eden, Janine and Jim ) Shortly before 5 a.m. on a recent November night, a garbage truck with a New York Yankees decal on the side sped through a red light on an empty street in the Bronx. The two workers aboard were running late. Before long, they would start getting calls from their boss. "Where are you on the route? Hurry up, it shouldn't take this long." Theirs was one of 133 garbage trucks owned by Action Carting, the largest waste company in New York City, which picks up the garbage and recycling from 16,700 businesses. Going 20 miles per hour above the city's 25 mph limit, the ...
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2017: The year in urban design and transportation 29.12.2017 TreeHugger
There is a bit of repetition here. Sorry, but I have had a really hard time with cars clogging up our cities.
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Absolutely the last post about Elon Musk, public transit, and "Liberty Machines" 26.12.2017 TreeHugger
Jarrett Walker responds to being called an idiot and I respond to being called an anti-car absolutist
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LimeBike riders traveled 53,300 miles in NC this year 20.12.2017 TreeHugger
And the dockless bike share program only launched here in May.
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Dear Santa, please bring me this electric café racer 9.12.2017 TreeHugger
This lightweight carbon fiber-framed electric motorcycle from Denzel promises quick, quiet, and clean transportation for under $5000.
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Almost all successful cities are clamping down on private cars and promoting bikes 4.12.2017 TreeHugger
And the drivers don't like it one bit, but it is the only way to deal with congestion.
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If you support walkable and bikeable cities, then support Small Business Saturday 24.11.2017 TreeHugger
This year, take a side in the war on the car, and support stores on your neighborhood bike lane or transit route.
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BMW proposes elevated e-bike cycleways to ease congestion & speed commutes 23.11.2017 TreeHugger
Instead of banning cars from city centers, this automaker recommends elevated roads for electric bikes & scooters to ease congestion and emissions.
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Durham, NC gets two "dock-less" bike share programs 22.11.2017 TreeHugger
I guess Southern cities can get more bike friendly after all.
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Atlanta mandates all new construction be "electric vehicle ready" 22.11.2017 TreeHugger
It's cheap to lay conduit and add breakers. But it could save thousands of dollars later.
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Vision Zero is so 20 years ago. It's time for Moving Beyond Zero. 21.11.2017 TreeHugger
The new vision promotes active transportation like walking and biking.
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Ban Cars 20.11.2017 TreeHugger
It's time we just came out and said it. They kill more people than guns. They do not belong in our cities.
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Fitwel introduces residential standard for buildings that help make you fitter and healthier 16.11.2017 TreeHugger
It's actually a really good checklist of features that any building should (and could) have.
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