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Bicycles can help us move through the pandemic—and toward a better future

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COVID-19 has prompted many cities to promote the use of cycling, which makes it easier for commuters to comply with social distancing rules. But bicycles have the potential to be much more than a backup transport option, and could become a key part of a sustainable urban future.

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Bicycles can help us move through the pandemic—and toward a better future

Bicycles can help us move through the pandemic—and toward a better future

COVID-19 has prompted many cities to promote the use of cycling, which makes it easier for commuters to comply with social distancing rules. But bicycles have the potential to be much more ...

Riding in the right direction: a Turkish city goes back to cycling

Riding in the right direction: a Turkish city goes back to cycling

However, other more polluting modes of transport gradually took over – something the municipality is now keen to reverse. As part of the EU-funded REMOURBAN project, the municipality has ...

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Fully automated vehicles (% of fleet) Rail Buses Cars Ferries 0 0 0 0 Other Bus, train, ferry Private car or van Total travel in cities (annual km by vehicles) 2km trips: Most common modes ...

5 Challenges and Solutions to Building Bike-Friendly Cities in Turkey

5 Challenges and Solutions to Building Bike-Friendly Cities in Turkey

The diverse economic, social and physical benefits of bicycling are no secret, yet many cities are hesitant to better accommodate growing numbers of bicycles on their streets. In October, ...

Biking Provides a Critical Lifeline During the Coronavirus Crisis

Biking Provides a Critical Lifeline During the Coronavirus Crisis

Expanding biking infrastructure in cities will not only protect human health and curb climate change, it can help economies recover after COVID-19.

ITDP: e-bikes and e-scooters are climate action

ITDP: e-bikes and e-scooters are climate action

Micromobility can solve the last mile problem and reduce carbon emissions.

Explore the future of mobility

Explore the future of mobility

E-scooters and dockless bicycles appeared in cities’ bike lanes suddenly and in great numbers, showing a real demand for single-occupant vehicles—and creating challenges for both providers ...

Mobility as a Service: A Blueprint for Disruption?

Mobility as a Service: A Blueprint for Disruption?

Is Mobility as a Service (MaaS) destined to transform or disrupt the urban mobility market? Or will MaaS be a specialized market segment of urban mobility?

Peddle on! Coronavirus lockdown spurs cycling momentum in South America

Peddle on! Coronavirus lockdown spurs cycling momentum in South America

Capitals are gearing up for greater bicycle use to try to stem spread of the coronavirus and keep people moving safely

Fairness in a Car-dependent Society

Fairness in a Car-dependent Society

Fairness in a Car-dependent Society 2 — Fairness in Transport – Finding an alternative to car dependency – Sustainable Development Commission Contents Foreword 5 Executive summary 7 1 ...

Car-Free Cities in the Future?

Car-Free Cities in the Future?

Future mobility won’t mean flying cars or hypersonic trains. But, it will mean a new mode of consumption. A new model for society. New practices.  The transport sector is the biggest source ...

THE NATIONAL & INTERNATIONAL SCENE

THE NATIONAL & INTERNATIONAL SCENE

The Results of TCRP Synthesis 135" Date: October 9, 2018, 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm ET Presenter(s): Will Rodman (TSS Paratransit) Host: National Transit Institute & Transportation Research Board ...

Micromobility: A mode to combat traffic woes

Micromobility: A mode to combat traffic woes

As Indian cities grapple with congestion and lack of adequate last mile connectivity options, new startups are trying to offer fresh options