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Monthly report: July 2020

This month, The Essentials Report, has curated & analyzed the content published by 120 influencers like John Macilree and Shared-Use Mobility, discussing hashtags such as #transit , #COVID19 and #hydrogenstrategy.
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Moving hydrogen from hype to hope

On Jul 3, 2020
@transportgooru shared
RT @transenv: And what role is there for the EU #hydrogenstrategy in decarbonising road transport? 🚗 For cars, hydrogen is inefficient so let’s only use it where we don’t have better alternatives. #EfficiencyFirst https://t.co/oW5wmMvN80 https://t.co/Qwp2k5b2Qd
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“I see a pivotal role for hydrogen,” in Europe’s efforts to achieve its climate goals, said Frans Timmermans. And up jumped the crowd in a rare standing ovation for a climate commissioner. ...

On Jul 3, 2020
@transportgooru shared
RT @transenv: And what role is there for the EU #hydrogenstrategy in decarbonising road transport? 🚗 For cars, hydrogen is inefficient so let’s only use it where we don’t have better alternatives. #EfficiencyFirst https://t.co/oW5wmMvN80 https://t.co/Qwp2k5b2Qd
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Moving hydrogen from hype to hope

Moving hydrogen from hype to hope

“I see a pivotal role for hydrogen,” in Europe’s efforts to achieve its climate goals, said Frans Timmermans. And up jumped the crowd in a rare standing ovation for a climate commissioner. ...

Getting real on lake road

On Jul 2, 2020
@macilree shared
RT @richardhills777: A very good read from Toni van Tonder my friend & a Devonport Takapuna Local Board member. Elected last year and she’s shaking things up with her truth bombs & passion. Chris Darby and I have spent years trying to get a good outcome here. It’s at risk. https://t.co/cwgitXMruo
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It’s likely that the Devonport-Takapuna Local Board will have voluntarily let go of the $47mill funding packet to improve traveler throughput on Lake Road, pushing the project out for at least 10...

www.tonivantonder.co.nz
On Jul 2, 2020
@macilree shared
RT @richardhills777: A very good read from Toni van Tonder my friend & a Devonport Takapuna Local Board member. Elected last year and she’s shaking things up with her truth bombs & passion. Chris Darby and I have spent years trying to get a good outcome here. It’s at risk. https://t.co/cwgitXMruo
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Getting real on lake road

Getting real on lake road

It’s likely that the Devonport-Takapuna Local Board will have voluntarily let go of the $47mill funding packet to improve traveler throughput on Lake Road, pushing the project out for at ...

Muni expects to lose the majority of its bus lines permanently as financial devastation mounts

On Jul 3, 2020
@humantransit shared
RT @TransitCenter: This scenario isn’t going to stop with Muni. Without massive emergency assistance, this is where every big city transit system is headed. https://t.co/Jv5lf66Cqe
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Up to 40 of the bus lines that San Francisco cut at the beginning of the pandemic are not coming back unless the city finds a new revenue spigot, transportation chief Jeffrey Tumlin said this week. Just about every aspect of San Francisco’s transportation future looks grim.

www.sfchronicle.com
On Jul 3, 2020
@humantransit shared
RT @TransitCenter: This scenario isn’t going to stop with Muni. Without massive emergency assistance, this is where every big city transit system is headed. https://t.co/Jv5lf66Cqe
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Muni expects to lose the majority of its bus lines permanently as financial devastation mounts

Muni expects to lose the majority of its bus lines permanently as financial devastation mounts

Up to 40 of the bus lines that San Francisco cut at the beginning of the pandemic are not coming back unless the city finds a new revenue spigot, transportation chief Jeffrey Tumlin said ...

Why we have a love-hate relationship with electric scooters

On Jul 4, 2020
@macilree shared
RT @BBC_Future: E-scooters will soon be available for hire all around the UK, but are they really as green and safe as they seem to be? https://t.co/NUTRzqtYUu
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Some cities are rolling out ambitious electric scooter sharing schemes, while others have banned them outright. Just how green, and how safe, are e-scooters?

www.bbc.com
On Jul 4, 2020
@macilree shared
RT @BBC_Future: E-scooters will soon be available for hire all around the UK, but are they really as green and safe as they seem to be? https://t.co/NUTRzqtYUu
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Why we have a love-hate relationship with electric scooters

Why we have a love-hate relationship with electric scooters

Some cities are rolling out ambitious electric scooter sharing schemes, while others have banned them outright. Just how green, and how safe, are e-scooters?

Connecticut DOT to run first automated transit bus in US

On Jul 6, 2020
@SharedUseCntr shared
[email protected] will be the first agency in the country to run full-sized #autonomous #transit buses, with help from @RoboticResearch, @newflyer, & @Go_CTE, and with $2 million in grant funding from @FTA_DOT. https://t.co/0wcngz76qx
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CTDOT received a $2 million grant to deploy the program along a 9-mile transit corridor, including three 40-foot battery electric heavy-duty buses. 

www.smartcitiesdive.com
On Jul 6, 2020
@SharedUseCntr shared
[email protected] will be the first agency in the country to run full-sized #autonomous #transit buses, with help from @RoboticResearch, @newflyer, & @Go_CTE, and with $2 million in grant funding from @FTA_DOT. https://t.co/0wcngz76qx
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Connecticut DOT to run first automated transit bus in US

Connecticut DOT to run first automated transit bus in US

CTDOT received a $2 million grant to deploy the program along a 9-mile transit corridor, including three 40-foot battery electric heavy-duty buses. 

EQC grant unites earth and social sciences

On Jul 6, 2020
@macilree shared
RT @otago: The Southland region could be New Zealand’s largest area of incomplete fault information, but University of Otago researchers can now fill in the gaps after receiving a new EQC grant. Read more: https://t.co/dgiXkLOc2G
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The Southland region could be New Zealand's largest area of incomplete fault information, but University of Otago researchers can now fill in the gaps after receiving a new EQC grant.

www.otago.ac.nz
On Jul 6, 2020
@macilree shared
RT @otago: The Southland region could be New Zealand’s largest area of incomplete fault information, but University of Otago researchers can now fill in the gaps after receiving a new EQC grant. Read more: https://t.co/dgiXkLOc2G
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EQC grant unites earth and social sciences

EQC grant unites earth and social sciences

The Southland region could be New Zealand's largest area of incomplete fault information, but University of Otago researchers can now fill in the gaps after receiving a new EQC grant.

Carbon – putting Britain on track to a net zero carbon future

On Jul 7, 2020
@transportgovuk shared
RT @HS2ltd: HS2 will support the UK's transition to a net zero carbon economy by 2050. HS2 will be the low carbon alternative for long distance travel, reducing the need for car and plane journeys. Find out more: https://t.co/SMdRMAYUUr #GreenRecovery https://t.co/qDpLIWYcn2
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On this page you will learn about: Why HS2 journeys will be low carbon, Why HS2 will reduce carbon emissions from other modes of transport, How HS2 stations will be energy efficient and low carbon in operation, How HS2’s carbon footprint for the construction and operation of Phase One, ...

www.hs2.org.uk
On Jul 7, 2020
@transportgovuk shared
RT @HS2ltd: HS2 will support the UK's transition to a net zero carbon economy by 2050. HS2 will be the low carbon alternative for long distance travel, reducing the need for car and plane journeys. Find out more: https://t.co/SMdRMAYUUr #GreenRecovery https://t.co/qDpLIWYcn2
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Carbon – putting Britain on track to a net zero carbon future

Carbon – putting Britain on track to a net zero carbon future

On this page you will learn about: Why HS2 journeys will be low carbon, Why HS2 will reduce carbon emissions from other modes of transport, How HS2 stations will be energy efficient and low ...

Prime minister Jacinda Ardern reveals 10-year plan to boost primary sector by $44b

On Jul 7, 2020
@macilree shared
RT @MHReddell: This article should be set as an exercise for trainee economic analysts, to spot as many as possible obvious problems. https://t.co/iSC2UyQedj
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Prime minister unveils roadmap to supercharge primary exports and get 10,000 more Kiwis working in the sector.

www.stuff.co.nz
On Jul 7, 2020
@macilree shared
RT @MHReddell: This article should be set as an exercise for trainee economic analysts, to spot as many as possible obvious problems. https://t.co/iSC2UyQedj
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Prime minister Jacinda Ardern reveals 10-year plan to boost primary sector by $44b

Prime minister Jacinda Ardern reveals 10-year plan to boost primary sector by $44b

Prime minister unveils roadmap to supercharge primary exports and get 10,000 more Kiwis working in the sector.

Top Influencers

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Transport researcher interested in aviation & transport technology. Past President of @aerospacenz Live with wife Wendy & 2 poodles. RT ≠ endorsement.

Follow 1.8k Followers

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Expanding transportation choices by enriching and integrating shared-use mobility.

Follow 7.0k Followers

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T&E is Europe's leading clean transport campaign group🚶‍♀️🚵‍♀️🚋🛤️🚎🚘 🚛 🚢✈️🛢️#EVs #StrongerTogether #GreenRecovery #TrueCostOfUber #PalmOil #NotInMyTank

Follow 23.1k Followers

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We provide business journalism and in-depth insight into the most impactful news and trends shaping smart cities. Sign up here: https://t.co/rr6l7784w8

Follow 144.5k Followers

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Public transit planning and policy consultant (https://t.co/QLm7ODIIv9), author of the book Human Transit. Literature PhD. Often looks at plants. 🏳️‍🌈

Follow 37.7k 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 14.4k Followers

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We're the City of Vancouver's Sustainability account. We are working hard to develop the Climate Emergency action plan. Keep up to date and join us!

Follow 26.4k Followers

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Training, analysis, ideas, writing and podcasting on parking and urban transport. https://t.co/iy0kll8bYP https://t.co/lvhfhC4uYN

Follow 4.8k Followers

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Building a better tomorrow @ Ford; Passions: Mobility, saving lives, airing politics Alum: @Harvard @Kennedy_School @NASAJPL @USDOT/ OPINIONS R MINE. NOT Ford's

Follow 8.7k Followers

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IRU is the world road transport organisation, promoting economic growth, prosperity and safety through the sustainable mobility of people and goods.

Follow 7.4k Followers

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We're the UK Department for Transport (DfT). Follow us for transport policy updates and announcements. Twitter policy: https://t.co/FmigF5HUXM

Follow 104.2k Followers

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Official @EU_Commission account for Financial Stability Financial Services and Capital Markets Union. #SustainableFinanceEU #MyMoneyEU #DigitalFinanceEU

Follow 34.2k Followers

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Executive Director of ‚Agora Verkehrswende‘ working on Sustainable Mobility and Decarbonization of Transport. Born at 327 ppm Personal views.

Follow 2.1k Followers

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Founder @shared_mobility | Shared Mobility Architect | Chair Covid9 #sharedmobility Taskforce | 3x Women of Influence Nominee | TED alumni | Advisor

Follow 2.8k Followers

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Latest news on sustainable aviation from the commercial air transport sector, driven by the Air Transport Action Group (https://t.co/i6TIV3BvXz, @ATAG_aviation)

Follow 9.8k Followers

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Professor Transport & Social Analysis ITS Leeds, social scientist, expert &!activist on transport and social inequitues, wife, mother, dog lover.

Follow 1.8k Followers

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European in my soul, originally from Nice, at heart from London and geolocalised in Brussels #SustainableMobility #SmartCity #UMiindex #UITP #Innovation

Follow 350.0 Followers

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Advocate / Influencer : Road Safety / Seguridad Vial & Sustainable Transportation. 20-yr CSR pro @ Fortune 100 Corp. SDG 11.2. Opinions mine.

Follow 32.2k 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 81.9k Followers

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News and information from the European Commission. Social media and data protection policy: https://t.co/7aEVKyzxHh

Follow 1.3M Followers