Mobility

Monthly report: June 2019

This month, The Essentials Report, has curated & analyzed the content published by 138 influencers like Shared-Use Mobility and John Macilree, discussing hashtags such as #Autonomous , #EU and #SustainableFinanceEU.
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5 lessons from cities trying to fix traffic

On Jun 27, 2019
@StreetsblogUSA shared
More people, less cars. Secrets from cities (mainly Seattle) who have pulled it off. https://t.co/x3BAYPwt0U
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Growing cities doesn’t have to mean more cars. Some mayors and city councils are trying something new to reduce traffic.

politico.com
On Jun 27, 2019
@StreetsblogUSA shared
More people, less cars. Secrets from cities (mainly Seattle) who have pulled it off. https://t.co/x3BAYPwt0U
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5 lessons from cities trying to fix traffic

Growing cities doesn’t have to mean more cars. Some mayors and city councils are trying something new to reduce traffic.

'The pain is just beginning': After 38,000 layoffs, Wall Street wakes up to 'peak car'

On Jun 3, 2019
@macilree shared
RT @GlennLyons2: "Cars won't go the way of the horse and cart. More likely the aftermath of "peak car" will look like the television business — a long, slow decline that takes years to play out." After 38,000 layoffs, Wall Street wakes up to 'peak car' https://t.co/vXbOeIvnKm
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"The pain is just beginning" for the auto business, said one analyst who expects global auto demand to fall 3% this year.

www.businessinsider.com
On Jun 3, 2019
@macilree shared
RT @GlennLyons2: "Cars won't go the way of the horse and cart. More likely the aftermath of "peak car" will look like the television business — a long, slow decline that takes years to play out." After 38,000 layoffs, Wall Street wakes up to 'peak car' https://t.co/vXbOeIvnKm
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'The pain is just beginning': After 38,000 layoffs, Wall Street wakes up to 'peak car'

"The pain is just beginning" for the auto business, said one analyst who expects global auto demand to fall 3% this year.

Sharing the road: Which Canadian cities are driving progress on shared mobility?

On Jun 4, 2019
@SPhillipsLuethi shared
#Vancouver carshare @modo_carcoop has a 20% #electric/hybrid fleet. Read more on Canadian #sharedmobility index https://t.co/QgdE4snI4g @shared_mobility @corporateknight #newmobility #carshare #bikeshare #micromobility https://t.co/CWYzzoFd4X
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In the face of mounting evidence that ride-hailing services such as Uber and Lyft are worsening urban congestion, cities around the world are grappling with how to rev up­ greener shared mobility options. ...

www.corporateknights.com
On Jun 4, 2019
@SPhillipsLuethi shared
#Vancouver carshare @modo_carcoop has a 20% #electric/hybrid fleet. Read more on Canadian #sharedmobility index https://t.co/QgdE4snI4g @shared_mobility @corporateknight #newmobility #carshare #bikeshare #micromobility https://t.co/CWYzzoFd4X
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Sharing the road: Which Canadian cities are driving progress on shared mobility?

In the face of mounting evidence that ride-hailing services such as Uber and Lyft are worsening urban congestion, cities around the world are grappling with how to rev up­ greener shared ...

Carmakers wrestle with diesel’s decline

On Jun 4, 2019
@FinancialTimes shared
Diesel’s overall share of new cars dropped last year. The problem is that consumers are turning to petrol (not electric) cars. These pump out more CO2 at a time when manufacturers have tough Europe-wide emissions targets to hit https://t.co/XkLdxhPksi
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Electric vehicle market is not considered mature enough to take up the slack

www.ft.com
On Jun 4, 2019
@FinancialTimes shared
Diesel’s overall share of new cars dropped last year. The problem is that consumers are turning to petrol (not electric) cars. These pump out more CO2 at a time when manufacturers have tough Europe-wide emissions targets to hit https://t.co/XkLdxhPksi
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Carmakers wrestle with diesel’s decline

Electric vehicle market is not considered mature enough to take up the slack

6th European Conference on Sustainable Urban Mobility Plans

On Jun 18, 2019
@Transport_EU shared
This week our #RoadSafety coordinator @BaldwinMatthew_& other colleagues meet sustainable urban mobility experts from across Europe focusing on the question of how to make cities more walkable and cycle-friendly. #SUMP2019 https://t.co/GooRd5XccC https://t.co/N1P1LJJJNH
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The 6th European Conference on Sustainable Urban Mobility Plans will be held on Monday 17 and Tuesday 18 June 2019 in Groningen, The Netherlands. The European Conference on Sustainable Urban Mobility Plans is Europe's leading annual event for all those involved in putting the SUMP concept ...

www.eltis.org
On Jun 18, 2019
@Transport_EU shared
This week our #RoadSafety coordinator @BaldwinMatthew_& other colleagues meet sustainable urban mobility experts from across Europe focusing on the question of how to make cities more walkable and cycle-friendly. #SUMP2019 https://t.co/GooRd5XccC https://t.co/N1P1LJJJNH
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6th European Conference on Sustainable Urban Mobility Plans

The 6th European Conference on Sustainable Urban Mobility Plans will be held on Monday 17 and Tuesday 18 June 2019 in Groningen, The Netherlands. The European Conference on Sustainable ...

Why Aren’t Cities Getting Ready for Autonomous Vehicles?

On Jun 1, 2019
@rainbeck shared
RT @C_Hochfeld: Why Aren’t #Cities Getting Ready for #Autonomous #Vehicles? Self-driving vehicle technology may be coming, but most city leaders aren’t doing much to anticipate our robot-car future, a new study from @MITdusp warns. https://t.co/iYs31VsCWX
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A new study warns that most city leaders aren’t doing much to anticipate the arrival of autonomous vehicles.

www.citylab.com
On Jun 1, 2019
@rainbeck shared
RT @C_Hochfeld: Why Aren’t #Cities Getting Ready for #Autonomous #Vehicles? Self-driving vehicle technology may be coming, but most city leaders aren’t doing much to anticipate our robot-car future, a new study from @MITdusp warns. https://t.co/iYs31VsCWX
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Why Aren’t Cities Getting Ready for Autonomous Vehicles?

A new study warns that most city leaders aren’t doing much to anticipate the arrival of autonomous vehicles.

METRO Orange Line funding agreement expected soon

On Jun 30, 2019
@SharedUseCntr shared
The Twin Cities is close to receiving $74 million in federal funds for the Metro Orange BRT line that would connect 17 miles of job centers across multiple cities surrounding Minneapolis' downtown and South sides. https://t.co/VfjqJlOhGY
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The 17-mile, $150.7-million project is set to begin service by 2021.

www.masstransitmag.com
On Jun 30, 2019
@SharedUseCntr shared
The Twin Cities is close to receiving $74 million in federal funds for the Metro Orange BRT line that would connect 17 miles of job centers across multiple cities surrounding Minneapolis' downtown and South sides. https://t.co/VfjqJlOhGY
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METRO Orange Line funding agreement expected soon

The 17-mile, $150.7-million project is set to begin service by 2021.

Portland quietly launches mobile location data project with Alphabet’s controversial Sidewalk Labs

On Jun 4, 2019
@SharedUseCntr shared
Portland's @trimet and Google's @sidewalklabs are leveraging data and software to analyze how people are moving around the city, but some are skeptical that the data will be gathered ethically. https://t.co/Y3xCsnYU7m
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The initial phase of Portland’s project employing city mobility software called Replica from Sidewalk Labs, the startup owned by Google parent Alphabet, is underway. Portland will get access to a massive dataset that mirrors how people actually move throughout the city and its ...

www.geekwire.com
On Jun 4, 2019
@SharedUseCntr shared
Portland's @trimet and Google's @sidewalklabs are leveraging data and software to analyze how people are moving around the city, but some are skeptical that the data will be gathered ethically. https://t.co/Y3xCsnYU7m
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Portland quietly launches mobile location data project with Alphabet’s controversial Sidewalk Labs

The initial phase of Portland’s project employing city mobility software called Replica from Sidewalk Labs, the startup owned by Google parent Alphabet, is underway. Portland will get ...

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Expanding transportation choices by enriching and integrating shared-use mobility

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

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

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Technology+Policy Wonk; Harvard @Kennedy_School alum; Dabble all day in: Transportation, vehicle automation, technology, climate science, energy, geopolitics

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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.

Follow 144.0k 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)

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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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Official European Commission account for Financial Stability, Financial Services and Capital Markets Union. Follow @VDombrovskis. RT ≠ endorsement.

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

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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

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Sustainable transport, smart growth and livable streets, nationwide.

Follow 44.4k 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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Headlines from the FT. Follow us on @FT for news stories, features and updates. Our customer service team is @FTcare.

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Working for efficient, safe & environmentally friendly transport in Europe. Updates from the Directorate-General for Mobility and #Transport of @EU_Commission

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Experienced Executive in Mobility Services | Excited about the future of mobility!

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

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Head of Communications moovel Group (Daimler AG subsidiary). Updates on moovel app & moovel transit. Also on car2go, mytaxi, autonomous driving & smart cities.

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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/30LNb5yF

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Each year from 16-22 September, the EUROPEAN MOBILITY WEEK is the most widespread event to raise awareness of sustainable mobility

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