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On Aug 27, 2020
@SharedUseCntr shared
The latest Mobility Hub is here with the newest #sharedmobility headlines, tools, and more #environmental benefits inside. https://t.co/bSwnayD6Fq
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Mobility Hub Newsletter: August 27, 2020

Mobility Hub Newsletter: August 27, 2020

SUMC News and Announcements Plug into more environmental benefits with updated Emissions Calculator Last week we focused on telecommuting, this week it’s all about …

On Aug 26, 2020
@macilree shared
RT @bernardchickey: Austerity seems to be returning to NZ at the worst possible time, and in the worst possible place. Why on earth is the Government trying to cut health spending? It borrowed $4b on Tuesday at an interest rate of 0.325%. Fund managers offered $14.5b... https://t.co/MoLxBi0q4i
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Hundreds of staff, nurses and services may be axed at Canterbury DHB

Hundreds of staff, nurses and services may be axed at Canterbury DHB

New nurses are first on the chopping block as the Canterbury health board seeks to slash spending.

On Aug 27, 2020
@transportforum shared
The Sustainable Bus Update. A summary of the most recent and standout sustainable #bus developments. #mobility https://t.co/oK6iLtiAdf https://t.co/a572rkVgPr
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The Sustainable Bus Update: volume eight

The Sustainable Bus Update: volume eight

Within this next volume of The Sustainable Bus Update, we summarise the most recent and standout sustainable bus purchases and developments.

On Aug 28, 2020
@StreetsblogUSA shared
(1/2) "From the highways that desecrated thriving communities to the bicycle and pedestrian amenities that come to the neighborhood only when the people who have spent their lives walking in the shoulder of the road can no longer afford to reside there... https://t.co/9c3s3pWuKW
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On Aug 25, 2020
@SiemensMobility shared
Demand responsive transport is key to revolutionize #publictransport and reduce dependency on private vehicles. It offers flexible services and creates efficient connectivity. Learn more from our partners @PadamMobility and @HaConTimetable: https://t.co/s3HOYDCMtG #movingbeyond https://t.co/U5LkRz6kT8
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Flexible integration of Demand Responsive Transport

Flexible integration of Demand Responsive Transport

Expansion of trip planning with first and last mile options

On Aug 27, 2020
@TheICCT shared
The #UK’s charging infrastructure will need to grow approximately 30% annually to keep pace with the country’s 2030 #ElectricVehicle growth goals. Read more: Quantifying the electric vehicle charging infrastructure gap in the United Kingdom https://t.co/vXBq9Wi2Ts https://t.co/hLeJevDrzA
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Quantifying the electric vehicle charging infrastructure gap in the United Kingdom

Quantifying the electric vehicle charging infrastructure gap in the United Kingdom

The United Kingdom (UK) has seen rapid growth in the electrification of its passenger car market, and the trend is expected to continue. Plug-in electric models represented 3% of new ...

On Aug 26, 2020
@TheICCT shared
The official data is out. New cars sold in the EU in 2019 had average CO2 emissions of 122 g CO2/km, 1 g/km higher than in 2018. Read more: CO2 emissions from new passenger cars in Europe: Car manufacturers’ performance in 2019 https://t.co/0fP9SRE0gb https://t.co/K0gy9bf9Ck
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CO2 emissions from new passenger cars in Europe: Car manufacturers’ performance in 2019

CO2 emissions from new passenger cars in Europe: Car manufacturers’ performance in 2019

This briefing paper provides an overview of CO2 emission levels of new passenger cars in the European Union (EU) in 2019 based on a preliminary dataset recently released by the European ...

On Aug 27, 2020
@transenv shared
German #COVID19 stimulus package has made both VW and BMW increase production and shifts in the country. This shows demand for #EVs outstrips supply. It also proves the German recovery plan is good for jobs and for the competitiveness of the industry! https://t.co/7q7QrQx0f5
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BMW expands i3 production while VW looks to the e-Golf

BMW expands i3 production while VW looks to the e-Golf

In Germany, the increased purchase premium is boosting demand for electric cars. BMW and VW have now responded by expanding production of the i3 in Leipzig, while the VW e-Golf will ...