Mobility

Monthly report: February 2020

This month, The Essentials Report, has curated & analyzed the content published by 156 influencers like Sustainable Cities and Siemens Mobility, discussing hashtags such as #ForestsEU , #Vision2Action and #TTDC20.
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Personal car use to decline 10% by 2030: study

On Feb 13, 2020
@smartcitiesdive shared
The 10 cities that will see the biggest transformation in green transport. https://t.co/o73l1LGKaK
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Consultancy firm Kantar surveyed 20,000 city dwellers across 31 cities to learn how their preferred mobility modes may change over the next decade. 

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On Feb 13, 2020
@smartcitiesdive shared
The 10 cities that will see the biggest transformation in green transport. https://t.co/o73l1LGKaK
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Personal car use to decline 10% by 2030: study

Personal car use to decline 10% by 2030: study

Consultancy firm Kantar surveyed 20,000 city dwellers across 31 cities to learn how their preferred mobility modes may change over the next decade. 

Global NCAP Writes To Global Auto CEOs To Help Reduce Road Deaths

On Feb 19, 2020
@UNRSC shared
RT @DavidDjward: Global NCAP Writes To Global Auto CEOs To Help Reduce Road Deaths - CarandBike https://t.co/TNVO5Jxibo
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Following the recently concluded discussion about Global Road Safety in Stockholm, Global NCAP has recently sent out an official letter to the heads of top global automotive brands requesting their help in reducing road deaths and serious injuries by 2030.

auto.ndtv.com
On Feb 19, 2020
@UNRSC shared
RT @DavidDjward: Global NCAP Writes To Global Auto CEOs To Help Reduce Road Deaths - CarandBike https://t.co/TNVO5Jxibo
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Global NCAP Writes To Global Auto CEOs To Help Reduce Road Deaths

Global NCAP Writes To Global Auto CEOs To Help Reduce Road Deaths

Following the recently concluded discussion about Global Road Safety in Stockholm, Global NCAP has recently sent out an official letter to the heads of top global automotive brands ...

If we want smart cities, we need to double down on rail transit

On Feb 4, 2020
@SiemensMobility shared
RT @smartcitiesdive: "We need to take a step back, re-invest and build out a future transportation network – which we believe should be rail-based." @SiemensMobility https://t.co/4DZTEq1Clz
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A robust, rail-centric network should remain the backbone into which other transportation modes, like autonomous shuttles, ride-sharing and scooters, can feed.

www.smartcitiesdive.com
On Feb 4, 2020
@SiemensMobility shared
RT @smartcitiesdive: "We need to take a step back, re-invest and build out a future transportation network – which we believe should be rail-based." @SiemensMobility https://t.co/4DZTEq1Clz
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If we want smart cities, we need to double down on rail transit

If we want smart cities, we need to double down on rail transit

A robust, rail-centric network should remain the backbone into which other transportation modes, like autonomous shuttles, ride-sharing and scooters, can feed.

MFS: New mobility services are only sustainable when combined with public transportation

On Feb 25, 2020
@moovelUS shared
A study finds that adding new mobility offerings is only sustainable when integrated with existing public transit. https://t.co/IFJ5a98CrQ https://t.co/RBNIk4wVa8
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A new study, commissioned as part of the Mobility and Fuel strategy (MFS) of the German Federal Ministry of Transport and Digital Infrastructure, shows that the efficiency and environmental benefits of micromobility and other new mobility services, will only be fully realised if they are ...

On Feb 25, 2020
@moovelUS shared
A study finds that adding new mobility offerings is only sustainable when integrated with existing public transit. https://t.co/IFJ5a98CrQ https://t.co/RBNIk4wVa8
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MFS: New mobility services are only sustainable when combined with public transportation

MFS: New mobility services are only sustainable when combined with public transportation

A new study, commissioned as part of the Mobility and Fuel strategy (MFS) of the German Federal Ministry of Transport and Digital Infrastructure, shows that the efficiency and environmental ...

U.S. Only Nation To Dissociate From Global Declaration On Preventing Road Deaths

On Feb 24, 2020
@macilree shared
RT @BrentToderian: The U.S. is the only one of 80+ nations that refused to sign a new declaration on road safety. For extra lunacy, their dissenting statement cited the #climateEmergency, sustainability, “modal shift” etc as reasons to NOT sign. Via ⁦@carltonreid⁩ https://t.co/VTIDQTt3Ii
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The U. S. has refused to sign up to a new declaration on road safety.

www.forbes.com
On Feb 24, 2020
@macilree shared
RT @BrentToderian: The U.S. is the only one of 80+ nations that refused to sign a new declaration on road safety. For extra lunacy, their dissenting statement cited the #climateEmergency, sustainability, “modal shift” etc as reasons to NOT sign. Via ⁦@carltonreid⁩ https://t.co/VTIDQTt3Ii
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U.S. Only Nation To Dissociate From Global Declaration On Preventing Road Deaths

U.S. Only Nation To Dissociate From Global Declaration On Preventing Road Deaths

The U. S. has refused to sign up to a new declaration on road safety.

Uber and Lyft generate 70 percent more pollution than trips they displace: study

On Feb 29, 2020
@SharedUseCntr shared
New study by @UCSUSA shows that #ridehail "result in an estimated 69 percent more climate pollution on average than the trips they displace". Companies need to focus on both EVs & shared rides while pushing clean #mobility to really tackle emissions. https://t.co/V3GU5gsJaW
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It’s a tall order, but both companies have shown a willingness to reduce their carbon footprint

www.theverge.com
On Feb 29, 2020
@SharedUseCntr shared
New study by @UCSUSA shows that #ridehail "result in an estimated 69 percent more climate pollution on average than the trips they displace". Companies need to focus on both EVs & shared rides while pushing clean #mobility to really tackle emissions. https://t.co/V3GU5gsJaW
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Uber and Lyft generate 70 percent more pollution than trips they displace: study

Uber and Lyft generate 70 percent more pollution than trips they displace: study

It’s a tall order, but both companies have shown a willingness to reduce their carbon footprint

EU forestry explained

On Feb 4, 2020
@EUEnvironment shared
RT @EUAgri: 🌲🌳🌲🌲🌳 Forests absorb: 🇸🇪 84% of greenhouse gas emissions in Sweden 🇫🇮 60% in Finland 🇱🇹 44% in Lithuania 🇸🇮 35% in Slovenia 📊 via @EU_Eurostat More on EU forestry: https://t.co/xHnOEqPugT #ForestsEU https://t.co/8h0lS9iWaL
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EU support for forestry through rural development funds, the Forest Action Plan and innovation in Forestry

ec.europa.eu
On Feb 4, 2020
@EUEnvironment shared
RT @EUAgri: 🌲🌳🌲🌲🌳 Forests absorb: 🇸🇪 84% of greenhouse gas emissions in Sweden 🇫🇮 60% in Finland 🇱🇹 44% in Lithuania 🇸🇮 35% in Slovenia 📊 via @EU_Eurostat More on EU forestry: https://t.co/xHnOEqPugT #ForestsEU https://t.co/8h0lS9iWaL
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EU forestry explained

EU forestry explained

EU support for forestry through rural development funds, the Forest Action Plan and innovation in Forestry

The Electric Hummer Will Be Bad For The Planet

On Feb 5, 2020
@StreetsblogUSA shared
The electric @GMC Hummer is still a huge bummer, @streetsblogkea shows in Day I of a weeklong investigation. https://t.co/GcMs8ydj9b https://t.co/Omsjn9tMhk
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The Hummer EV is being bill as a “quiet revolution” — and it is, but not for the reasons GMC wants you to think.

usa.streetsblog.org
On Feb 5, 2020
@StreetsblogUSA shared
The electric @GMC Hummer is still a huge bummer, @streetsblogkea shows in Day I of a weeklong investigation. https://t.co/GcMs8ydj9b https://t.co/Omsjn9tMhk
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The Electric Hummer Will Be Bad For The Planet

The Electric Hummer Will Be Bad For The Planet

The Hummer EV is being bill as a “quiet revolution” — and it is, but not for the reasons GMC wants you to think.

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Community of bloggers promoting civic sustainability, green building, and urban design, planning, and environmentalism.

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Integrated transportation and logistics solutions for safe, cost-effective and environment-friendly passenger and freight transport. https://t.co/rx3LpdDU9S

Follow 10.8k Followers

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Transport adviser interested in aviation & transport technology. President of @aerospacenz Live with wife Wendy & 2 Standard Poodles.

Follow 1.0k Followers

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Expanding transportation choices by enriching and integrating shared-use mobility

Follow 3.2k Followers

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UN Road Safety Collaboration official Twitter channel dedicated to Decade of Action for Road Safety 2011-2020. Together we can save millions of lives.

Follow 9.7k Followers

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Official channel of the European Environment Agency (EEA), an agency of the European Union. We provide sound, independent information on Europe's environment.

Follow 46.1k Followers

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Sustainable transport, smart growth and livable streets, nationwide.

Follow 44.4k Followers

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We bring mobility solutions for public + alt. transportation options to cities with @mooveltransit & RideTap while producing #TransitTrends & Move Forward.

Follow 7.5k Followers

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The latest news on sustainable aviation from the commerical air transport sector, driven by the Air Transport Action Group (http://t.co/b7T7KMiy6p)

Follow 8.3k Followers

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Transport & Environment (T&E) is Europe's leading NGO campaigning for cleaner transport - RTs are not necessarily endorsements.

Follow 7.5k Followers

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CSR Leader @FedEx: #RoadSafety & #SustainableTransportation Love deep dives into new interests. Personal site: https://t.co/iFrD0eH3AZ. Opinions mine.

Follow 16.9k Followers

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the European Transport Forum offers key players in the #transport sector a platform for debate on the future of #EuropeanTransport #transportforum2016

Follow 7.1k Followers

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Founder of https://t.co/IiSFmJV2Lt | passionate about #shared #mobility, #smartcities #womeninmobility #ownless #communities #people

Follow 1.4k Followers

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Executive Director of 'Agora Verkehrswende' working on Sustainable Mobility & Decarbonization of Transport. Personal views. Retweets are no endorsements.

Follow 766.0 Followers

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The International Council on Clean Transportation. Technical research and analysis for environmental policy in the transportation sector. RT≠E.

Follow 3.0k Followers

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We are the @EU_Commission’s Directorate-General for Energy. We are posting updates on #EU #energy policy. #EnergyUnion

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Transportation policy and planning, including mass transit, road safety, walkability, bicycling, health impact assessment of transportation

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Tweeting on how to make urban transport enrich our lives more and harm us all less. Lots on parking policy especially.

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The International Air Transport Association (IATA) is the global trade association of airlines. Our 260 members comprise 83% of total air traffic.

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LSE Cities is an international centre that carries out research education outreach + advisory activities in the urban field. © Armin Linke

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