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On Jan 9, 2021
@SharedUseCntr shared
Do more people own cars since the #ridehailing's start? Research from @CarnegieMellon believes so after studying car ownership trends in 224 urban areas & finding an average increase of 0.7% in mostly car-dependent cities w/ faster population growth. https://t.co/eG6dRNMzN3
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Uber and Lyft operating in US cities linked to rises in car ownership

Uber and Lyft operating in US cities linked to rises in car ownership

When ride-sharing companies including Uber and Lyft begin operating in a city, there is a slight increase in car ownership on average, a study of US urban areas suggests

On Jan 8, 2021
@macilree shared
RT @COP26: Norway is the first country to sell more electric cars than petrol vehicles in a year! 🇳🇴 Cleaning up the air we breathe by accelerating the global transition to zero emission vehicles is key to achieving a green and resilient future. 🔌 https://t.co/zgz6WjCOcb #COP26
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Electric cars rise to record 54% market share in Norway in 2020

Electric cars rise to record 54% market share in Norway in 2020

The sale of electric cars in Norway overtook those powered by petrol, diesel and hybrid engines last year, with German auto-maker Volkswagen replacing Tesla as the top battery-vehicle ...

On Jan 10, 2021
@macilree shared
RT @NewsroomNZ: The Best of Rod Oram in 2020. https://t.co/tQWAkJgJUM
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How the global aluminium market killed Tiwai Point

How the global aluminium market killed Tiwai Point

The Tiwai Point smelter really is dead, and here's the reasons why.

On Jan 11, 2021
@EPinNL shared
RT @EIB: 🗣️The latest release of the EIB #ClimateSurvey is out❗️ Since the beginning of the #COVID19 pandemic, many Europeans are avoiding #PublicTransport due to health concerns. What about you? Results in 🇪🇺, 🇺🇸, 🇨🇳 here 👉 https://t.co/FBdwW2FrIs #TheFutureIsGreen https://t.co/YGhGhby8KS
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2020-2021 EIB Climate Survey, part 2 of 3

2020-2021 EIB Climate Survey, part 2 of 3

Flights, meat and video streaming: what people are ready to give up Regardless of where respondents live, people say that it would be easiest to give up flying to fight climate …

On Jan 7, 2021
@SharedUseCntr shared
Check out the first Mobility Hub of 2021, including Metro Profile updates from our MOD Learning Center and the latest #sharedmobility news. https://t.co/5Fzw3iPnOU
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Mobility Hub Newsletter: January 7, 2021

Mobility Hub Newsletter: January 7, 2021

SUMC News and Announcements SUMC In the News Updated Metro Profiles for 2021 The Metro Profiles on our MOD Learning Center are given a refresh twice a year to reflect changes in …

On Jan 11, 2021
@EUEnvironment shared
How can societies prosper & grow without harming the #environment? The challenge is to innovate lifestyles that are both attractive to individuals & consume less. A🆕EEA briefing presents an overview of various ideas about progress beyond #economicgrowth.👇https://t.co/Nykcttww6q
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Sustainability: What are the alternatives to economic growth?

Sustainability: What are the alternatives to economic growth?

How can societies and people prosper and grow without harming the environment and climate? Is it possible to implement the European Green Deal through social innovations that have little or ...

On Jan 8, 2021
@smartcitiesdive shared
MaaS and autonomous road-based delivery vehicles will be crucial in the near-term for urban mobility, according to a new report from @LuxResearch. https://t.co/Hk8Ofltqso
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Urban mobility will center on MaaS, driverless delivery: report

Urban mobility will center on MaaS, driverless delivery: report

As cities look to manage their curb space amid increasing dependence on shared mobility and delivery services, cooperation between cities and the private sector will be essential, Lux ...

On Jan 6, 2021
@FinancialTimes shared
Follow our live coronavirus coverage: 🇦🇺Sydney will stage an Australia-India cricket match despite ‘super spreading’ fears 🇬🇷Greece will reopen primary schools on Monday 🇰🇵About 7,000 North Korea officials met notwithstanding Covid-19 risks Read more: https://t.co/uByDgXzvOI
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Coronavirus latest: US private-sector employment drops for first time since April

Coronavirus latest: US private-sector employment drops for first time since April

Today’s top news: Head of Swedish civil contingencies agency resigns after Canary Islands trip. Teacher assessments to replace exams in England. China blocks WHO team sent to probe Covid’s ...