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Category: Multi-Modal Transportation :: Bus
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How Santiago de Chile Became a Global Leader on Electric Buses 18.12.2018 THE CITY FIX
The electrification of transport has taken off around the globe. Cities and transit agencies are experimenting with the latest trends and innovations, spanning the gamut from cars to buses, scooters and bikes. We have seen China lead on electric vehicles ...
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Let's accelerate cleantech 15.12.2018 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
We'll need innovation and investment to solve climate change — accelerators can help.
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California regulators pass major electric bus mandate 15.12.2018 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
Advocates of the regulation are calling it "historic" and a rule that could help accelerate the electrification of heavy duty vehicle fleets.
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California regulators pass major electric bus rule 15.12.2018 GreenBiz.com
Advocates of the regulation are calling it "historic" and a rule that could help accelerate the electrification of heavy duty vehicle fleets.
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How congestion pricing can help electrify the city’s bus fleet and improve air quality 30.11.2018 Main Feed - Environmental Defense
How congestion pricing can help electrify the city’s bus fleet and improve air quality
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'Talent wants transit': Companies near transportation gaining the upper hand 29.11.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: Business
An important criterion in Amazon's high-profile search for new corporate headquarters was access to public transportation for the company's employees. Others companies are doing the same.
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Bus ridership drops again as Metro Transit makes more schedule changes 27.11.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
Metro Transit is making adjustments to more than four dozen bus lines -- restoring service in some places while scaling back elsewhere.
Why robot shuttles are important 15.11.2018 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
They won't replace traditional transit but could provide new services where routes were previously tough to justify.
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California aims to hit ambitious climate goals through electrification 14.11.2018 Main Feed - Environmental Defense
California aims to hit ambitious climate goals through electrification
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You say you want a revolution: How changing mobility will make new cities 13.11.2018 Resource Efficiency | GreenBiz.com
As infrastructure weathers and tech disrupts traditional transportation, we need a transition.
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Can Paratransit Evolve Alongside African Cities? 9.11.2018 THE CITY FIX
Dadalas, donfos, matatus, trotros, car rapides, minibus-taxis – whatever you call the on-demand minivan services that are so ubiquitous in many African cities, you can’t argue with their dominance. Such paratransit systems, as they are known in the transport world, ...
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Going to vote? Here are free rides you can get on Election Day 6.11.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
From public transportation to electric scooters, here's a rundown of free or reduced-cost rides to polls on Election Day.
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Mass Transit in the Sun Belt 1.11.2018 American Prospect
This article appears in the Fall 2018 issue of The American Prospect magazine. Subscribe here .  Even in car-dependent middle America, there is support for local mass transit in surprising places. Some of these are blue cities in red states, with City Hall governed by Democrats or pragmatic Republicans. In some, the local business elite backs transit initiatives out of frank acknowledgment that reliance on cars has reached its limits. This stance, however, puts them at odds with more ideologically anti-government Republicans who typically control Sun Belt state legislatures. The pro-carbon obsession of the Trump administration largely eliminates federal funds, at least for now, as any sort of carrot. The transit coalition is also fragile. With mass transit underdeveloped and inconvenient, many suburbanites view buses as transit of last resort for the poor and prefer commuting by car. And in some cities minority communities want more transit in principle, but don’t trust that new rail lines will serve ...
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Mass Transit in the Sun Belt 1.11.2018 American Prospect
This article appears in the Fall 2018 issue of The American Prospect magazine. Subscribe here .  Even in car-dependent middle America, there is support for local mass transit in surprising places. Some of these are blue cities in red states, with City Hall governed by Democrats or pragmatic Republicans. In some, the local business elite backs transit initiatives out of frank acknowledgment that reliance on cars has reached its limits. This stance, however, puts them at odds with more ideologically anti-government Republicans who typically control Sun Belt state legislatures. The pro-carbon obsession of the Trump administration largely eliminates federal funds, at least for now, as any sort of carrot. The transit coalition is also fragile. With mass transit underdeveloped and inconvenient, many suburbanites view buses as transit of last resort for the poor and prefer commuting by car. And in some cities minority communities want more transit in principle, but don’t trust that new rail lines will serve ...
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Electric buses will be put to the test in Duluth 26.10.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
Seven new electric buses will soon be traveling the streets of Duluth.
Extend the Broad Street Line north, make parking permits more expensive, and more radical ideas to calm Philly's traffic woes and make us a better city | Opinion 20.10.2018 Philly.com News
We've tapped some advocates and experts for radical ideas for what Philadelphia can do to address our transportation problems and make us a better city.
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SEPTA Key problems led to untold numbers of free rides this fall 19.10.2018 Philly.com News
The failures are a new problem with the SEPTA Key system.
New York’s broken transit system is barrier to achieving ambitious climate goals 19.10.2018 Main Feed - Environmental Defense
New York’s broken transit system is barrier to achieving ambitious climate goals
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SEPTA is eyeing a big conversion to green energy 18.10.2018 Philly.com News
SEPTA could shift up to 20 percent of its energy consumption to green sources.
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Here's how Philly hopes to improve transportation in the next seven years 10.10.2018 Philly.com News
Here are five takeaways from the new city transportation plan.
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