Top news of the week: 21.04.2020.

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Future Of Mobility

On Apr 17, 2020
@lucapascotto shared
" We must learn from the effective community pressure applied for stronger public policies on COVID-19, including stronger advocacy for economic benefits" - #roadsafety https://t.co/oAJ5QeyMTq
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Can COVID-19 teach us something for the road safety epidemic?

Can COVID-19 teach us something for the road safety epidemic?

Some observers have been drawing parallels between the coronavirus outbreak and the road deaths epidemic. But instead of comparing one tragedy against another, what if the lessons from the ...

On Apr 19, 2020
@transenv shared
RT @Bellona_EU: "1995, the lead singer of the band @aha_com & the head of the Norwegian🇳🇴 #environmental group @Bellona_No climbed improbably into a converted #electric @Fiat Panda🐼 imported from Switzerland🇨🇭 & set off on a #roadtrip" @Guardian: https://t.co/ZyzgdqrMlv 🔌🔋 #ElectricVehicles https://t.co/0IApM5SIRE
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Norway and the A-ha moment that made electric cars the answer

Norway and the A-ha moment that made electric cars the answer

A country fuelled by hydropower has become the world’s electric vehicle leader

On Apr 19, 2020
@macilree shared
RT @GreaterAKL: The Great Upskilling https://t.co/Iov8zeWfS1 https://t.co/ELMxMQb4dE
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The Great Upskilling

The Great Upskilling

Auckland will face some new Image credit: Bike Auckland A nimble authority would have announced: We acknowledge how difficult this situation is. Everyone needs more space to exercise than ...

On Apr 18, 2020
@SusanShaheen1 shared
RT @BerkeleyITS: Catch @TSRCITSBerkeley @InnovMobility @Cal_Engineer prof @SusanShaheen1 answer How will COVID-19 change directions of #3Revolutions in transportation? webinar w/ panelists on 4/27: @ucdavis Professor @DanSperling_ITS & LADOT’s Seleta Reynolds: https://t.co/Bjju0d7qse https://t.co/9wZ7TrFzgA
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Webinar Series Kickoff: How will COVID-19 change the direction of the 3 Revolutions?

Webinar Series Kickoff: How will COVID-19 change the direction of the 3 Revolutions?

This complimentary webinar will focus on what transportation solutions are available to combat these trying times. Panelists will discuss what strategies states, cities, transit …

On Apr 17, 2020
@macilree shared
RT @drvox: Good to see the @RockyMtnInst branching out into the crucial subject of density & urbanism, with a piece that complements my interview 👆 from the other day. Nice work @BeninBoulder. https://t.co/wniTG1g0Lt
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Coronavirus and the Fragility of Auto-Centric Cities

Coronavirus and the Fragility of Auto-Centric Cities

The coronavirus has exposed the ills of continued automobile-centric urban planning practices that adversely impact equity, health, and the climate. Those of us who are working from home, ...

On Apr 19, 2020
@macilree shared
RT @CityLab: Getting this construction and repair work done quickly while streets are quiet could save taxpayers money. https://t.co/bBVkJecIuk
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As Coronavirus Quiets Streets, Some Cities Speed Road and Transit Fixes

As Coronavirus Quiets Streets, Some Cities Speed Road and Transit Fixes

With cities in lockdown and workplaces closed, the big drop in traffic and transit riders allows road repair and construction projects to rush forward.

On Apr 16, 2020
@TheEconomist shared
Plant-based meat could create a radically different food chain https://t.co/0QOcc4NZhB
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On Apr 16, 2020
@FaradayFuture shared
Everything you wanted to know about #FFZERO1. https://t.co/LMo5kkkT02
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FFZero1: 15 Facts About Faraday Future's Crazy Electric Hypercar Concept

FFZero1: 15 Facts About Faraday Future's Crazy Electric Hypercar Concept

Check out this insane concept car that looks like it drove itself straight out of a science fiction movie.