Mobility

Monthly report: August 2019

This month, The Essentials Report, has curated & analyzed the content published by 132 influencers like Sustainable Cities and John Macilree, discussing hashtags such as #transport , #smartcity and #decarbonisation.
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Advanced traffic management is the next big thing for smart cities

On Aug 19, 2019
@macilree shared
RT @Iwona_Skowronek: Advanced #TrafficManagement in #Pittsburgh reduced travel times by 26%, wait times at intersections are down 41% and vehicle #emissions have been reduced by 21% #GHG #transport #decarbonisation #sdgs #smartmobility #ITS #smartcity #climateaction #SUMP https://t.co/8DVf05VC94
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Using video, analytics and artificial intelligence to unclog roadways isn't just good for vehicle emissions reductions. These technologies could become the foundation for more efficient and inclusive transit systems.

www.greenbiz.com
On Aug 19, 2019
@macilree shared
RT @Iwona_Skowronek: Advanced #TrafficManagement in #Pittsburgh reduced travel times by 26%, wait times at intersections are down 41% and vehicle #emissions have been reduced by 21% #GHG #transport #decarbonisation #sdgs #smartmobility #ITS #smartcity #climateaction #SUMP https://t.co/8DVf05VC94
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Advanced traffic management is the next big thing for smart cities

Using video, analytics and artificial intelligence to unclog roadways isn't just good for vehicle emissions reductions. These technologies could become the foundation for more efficient and ...

Fuel cell electric buses: why you need to know about the ‘other’ e-bus

On Aug 9, 2019
@the_IRU shared
The 'other' e-bus: Discover what hydrogen fuel cell electric buses have to offer in this whitepaper from @IntelTransport #Transport #Decarbonisation https://t.co/Xqd6UxZQxB
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Find out why fuel cell electric buses can be the solution for transport operators looking to deploy entire fleets of electric buses with high-level operational flexibility and performance.

On Aug 9, 2019
@the_IRU shared
The 'other' e-bus: Discover what hydrogen fuel cell electric buses have to offer in this whitepaper from @IntelTransport #Transport #Decarbonisation https://t.co/Xqd6UxZQxB
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Fuel cell electric buses: why you need to know about the ‘other’ e-bus

Find out why fuel cell electric buses can be the solution for transport operators looking to deploy entire fleets of electric buses with high-level operational flexibility and performance.

Shared Mobility By Region: Germany

On Aug 19, 2019
@SPhillipsLuethi shared
Read our latest #sharedmobility by region #blog post where we look at the current mobility offerings in Germany with the help of expert @AugustinFriedel of @volkswagen: https://t.co/nVi8yHA2Do! 🇩🇪 #AVs #EVs #carshare #ridehail #transportation https://t.co/5CMETXDZug
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German Shared Mobility: Learn about current carshare operators, ridehailing, scooter sharing, autonomous vehicles and electric vehicles in Germany.

movmi.net
On Aug 19, 2019
@SPhillipsLuethi shared
Read our latest #sharedmobility by region #blog post where we look at the current mobility offerings in Germany with the help of expert @AugustinFriedel of @volkswagen: https://t.co/nVi8yHA2Do! 🇩🇪 #AVs #EVs #carshare #ridehail #transportation https://t.co/5CMETXDZug
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Shared Mobility By Region: Germany

German Shared Mobility: Learn about current carshare operators, ridehailing, scooter sharing, autonomous vehicles and electric vehicles in Germany.

Autonomous Car Industry’s Frightening Vision for Cities

On Aug 18, 2019
@SharedUseCntr shared
The auto industry has a vision for cities with #autonomous vehicles, and with its auto-centric focus that treats #cyclists, #pedestrians and #bus riders as second-class citizens, it looks pretty dystopian. https://t.co/lzTMjEujed
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Cattle gates for pedestrians in NYC. “Antiseptic cities.” This is what auto industry officials tell the New York Times they envision for self-driving cars.

usa.streetsblog.org
On Aug 18, 2019
@SharedUseCntr shared
The auto industry has a vision for cities with #autonomous vehicles, and with its auto-centric focus that treats #cyclists, #pedestrians and #bus riders as second-class citizens, it looks pretty dystopian. https://t.co/lzTMjEujed
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Autonomous Car Industry’s Frightening Vision for Cities

Cattle gates for pedestrians in NYC. “Antiseptic cities.” This is what auto industry officials tell the New York Times they envision for self-driving cars.

How can automated and connected vehicles improve road safety?

On Aug 18, 2019
@ACEA_eu shared
RT @f_CETMO: How can automated and connected vehicles improve road safety? https://t.co/7OKVEWi0qg via @ACEA_eu #AutonomousVehicles #ConnectedCars #RoadSafety https://t.co/jbFvhtsiA2
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Cars that are automated, connected or even self-driving hold great potential to further improve road safety. Indeed, many of today’s active safety technologies are already helping to prepare road users for a future when vehicles take over control from drivers.

roadsafetyfacts.eu
On Aug 18, 2019
@ACEA_eu shared
RT @f_CETMO: How can automated and connected vehicles improve road safety? https://t.co/7OKVEWi0qg via @ACEA_eu #AutonomousVehicles #ConnectedCars #RoadSafety https://t.co/jbFvhtsiA2
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How can automated and connected vehicles improve road safety?

Cars that are automated, connected or even self-driving hold great potential to further improve road safety. Indeed, many of today’s active safety technologies are already helping to ...

Why Greta Thunberg’s ‘Old World’ environmentalism misses the mark

On Aug 1, 2019
@macilree shared
RT @darrengrimes_: "Greta’s embrace of outdated transportation epitomises the fundamental problem with the green movement – its assumption that solutions lie in the pre-industrial past rather than an innovative, capitalist future." Brilliant piece, @BlytheeEdwards! @CapX https://t.co/HlZCfF7rfV
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Sixteen-year-old Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg has recently announced that she will cross the Atlantic in an open-cockpit racing yacht in mid-August. Well done to her for eschewing the hypocrisy of Jetsetting elites, who preach carbon abstinence for the masses whilst racing back ...

capx.co
On Aug 1, 2019
@macilree shared
RT @darrengrimes_: "Greta’s embrace of outdated transportation epitomises the fundamental problem with the green movement – its assumption that solutions lie in the pre-industrial past rather than an innovative, capitalist future." Brilliant piece, @BlytheeEdwards! @CapX https://t.co/HlZCfF7rfV
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Why Greta Thunberg’s ‘Old World’ environmentalism misses the mark

Sixteen-year-old Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg has recently announced that she will cross the Atlantic in an open-cockpit racing yacht in mid-August. Well done to her for ...

How to prioritize people over tech when planning smart cities

On Aug 9, 2019
@smartcitiesdive shared
City leaders should ask: "What do people need in this place, and how do we help them?" @dynamicinaction https://t.co/zRH5ontTiX
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Deploying innovations is difficult, but community involvement can be key to efficiency, says smart cities research specialist John Harlow.

www.smartcitiesdive.com
On Aug 9, 2019
@smartcitiesdive shared
City leaders should ask: "What do people need in this place, and how do we help them?" @dynamicinaction https://t.co/zRH5ontTiX
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How to prioritize people over tech when planning smart cities

Deploying innovations is difficult, but community involvement can be key to efficiency, says smart cities research specialist John Harlow.

The 20 Most Bike-Friendly Cities on the Planet, Ranked

On Aug 23, 2019
@duurzaam020 shared
RT @fietspadterug: Amsterdam staat nu op twee in de wereld ranglijst van fietsvriendelijke steden. Dat is eigenlijk één, zeker nu de snorscooters bestreden zijn. 🤓 https://t.co/hg1VhlhCzO
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The 2019 Copenhagenize Index ranks the world's urban hubs on how much they're doing to promote life on two wheels.

www.wired.com
On Aug 23, 2019
@duurzaam020 shared
RT @fietspadterug: Amsterdam staat nu op twee in de wereld ranglijst van fietsvriendelijke steden. Dat is eigenlijk één, zeker nu de snorscooters bestreden zijn. 🤓 https://t.co/hg1VhlhCzO
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The 20 Most Bike-Friendly Cities on the Planet, Ranked

The 2019 Copenhagenize Index ranks the world's urban hubs on how much they're doing to promote life on two wheels.

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