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Transport decarbonization — 2022 in review

GreenBiz

This year the transportation industry made incredible progress — and took a few twists and turns

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Transport: High Voltage Transmission

GreenBiz

GreenBiz's transport analyst lights the road to electrifying transportation

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Transport industry leaders share 2023 predictions for decarbonization

GreenBiz

In the race to net zero, what’s in store for transportation and mobility this year

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Transport: High Voltage Transmission

GreenBiz

GreenBiz's transport analyst lights the road to electrifying transportation

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Will 'discontent' accelerate a sustainable transport future?

GreenBiz

VERGE 22 attendees share their insights on climate, innovation and change in the transportation industry

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Planes, trains and ships: Growing respect for transportation efficiency

GreenBiz

In celebration of the telematics and analytics helping reduce fuel consumption in the transportation sector

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The Future of Transportation is Green: A Pollution-Free World

The Environmental Blog

Ships to transport heavy cargo across oceans. Unfortunately, our current transportation systems don’t seem to have a path to a pollution-free world. In fact, the transportation sector remains to be one of the most polluting bodies we have right now.

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For vibrant US cities, invest in multi-modal transportation

GreenBiz

Focusing on not just cars, buses, rail, bicycles or walking, but a coordinated system of various modes of transport can improve livability for all

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Swiss transport firm deploys all-electric car transporter

Charged

The Swiss firm Galliker Transport is now delivering new cars using an all-electric car transporter. The Futuricum 26E transporter has a total power output of 680 hp and a range of 450 km.

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VERGE Accelerate: Transport Pitch Session

GreenBiz

VERGE Accelerate: Transport Pitch Session. Today’s session highlights five entrepreneurs building solutions related to transportation. VERGE Accelerate is a series of fast-pitch competitions featuring leading startups advancing the clean economy.

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A Greener, Cleaner and Better Vietnam Through Transport Decarbonization

The City Fix

This is the third installment in a series of articles documenting lessons learned across NDC-TIA country activities, to be published throughout 2022. In Vietnam, a country home to 97 million inhabitants, there are 65 million registered motorcycles and mopeds,1.5 million.

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Will COVID-19's transport slowdown stick?

GreenBiz

It takes a global pandemic — and subsequent ordered and self-imposed quarantines — to really expose just how dependent societies are on mobility and transportation. Aviation COVID-19 Driving Change Health Shipping & Logistics Transportation & Mobility

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EVs are just one part of sustainable transportation

GreenBiz

EVs are just one part of sustainable transportation. Want more great analysis of electric and sustainable transport? Sign up for Transport Weekly , our free email newsletter. Sadik-Khan is bullish about the newly appointed federal Secretary of Transportation, Pete Buttigieg.

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Growing a zero-emissions transportation network in Cincinnati

GreenBiz

Servall Electric, a local residential, commercial and industrial contractor that is an early adopter of electric trucks from Workhorse, is helping the city install electric vehicle charging stations

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Mobility vs. transportation: The difference is equity and access

GreenBiz

We have a long way to go in terms of EV battery and charging technology, infrastructure, equipping the necessary workforce, and educating buyers and sellers

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This is the moment to reimagine public transportation

GreenBiz

This is the moment to reimagine public transportation. And we’re not starting from scratch: For years, Seattle’s transportation department and others in city leadership have been working to reduce the health-harming pollution from cars, trucks and other sources.

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Top 10 transportation trends to watch for in 2020

GreenBiz

Amazon Anheuser-Busch BMW Daimler DHL Dominion Energy electric bus electric trucks Electric Vehicles Etsy EVgo FedEx Ford IKEA Transportation & Mobility UPS VolvoCity greenzones. Methane biodigesters. Connected schoolbuses. There's a lot in store for the next year in mobility.

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Will COVID-19's transport slow down stick?

GreenBiz

It takes a global pandemic — and subsequent ordered and self-imposed quarantines — to really expose just how dependent societies are on mobility and transportation. . Aviation COVID-19 Driving Change Health Shipping & Logistics Transportation & Mobility

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LA Times Future of Transportation Campaign

Green Living Guy

That’s why I’m excited to announce my collaboration with the LA Times for the Future of Transportation Campaign. The post LA Times Future of Transportation Campaign appeared first on Green Living Guy.

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By sea, land and air: Decarbonizing transportation and logistics

GreenBiz

Sponsored: Heightened visibility of the global supply chain creates opportunity — and demand — for transformative solutions to mitigate environmental impacts

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US government unveils joint strategy to decarbonize all transport

Charged

Governments around the world are taking measures to accelerate the decarbonization of transport. However, too often these are piecemeal efforts that lack strategic vision and fail to address the entire transport ecosystem.

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New York announces $23 million for transportation electrification initiatives

Charged

The state of New York has allocated $23 million in new funding for transportation electrification initiatives.

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Decarbonizing heavy-duty transportation: Is hydrogen the answer?

GreenBiz

Sponsored: While the world is well on its way to making advancements in electric vehicle technology, there’s one key piece of the decarbonization effort still left to tackle: heavy-duty vehicles

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4 Lessons on Increasing Transport Mitigation Ambition in China

The City Fix

Abating China’s transport sector greenhouse gas emissions, which accounted for about 11% of the world’s transport emissions in 2018, is key to meeting both national and global climate goals.

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Vehicles handed over to hydrogen transport hub in Tees Valley

Envirotec Magazine

Ten Toyota Mirai hydrogen fuel cell electric cars and a Toyota fuel cell forklift truck were handed over to the Tees Valley Hydrogen Transport Hub on 27 January at the opening of the new Element 2 hydrogen fuelling station at Teesside International Airport, in Darlington.

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How BMW is embracing sustainable transportation strategies

GreenBiz

Electric Vehicles Energy & Climate manufacturing Transportation & Mobility Energy EfficiencyStarting with energy efficient operations, measurement and onsite renewables.

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Here are the cities that are leading in electrifying transportation

GreenBiz

Cities electric bus Electric Vehicles Electrification Electromobility Energy & Climate Transportation & MobilityFrom e-bikes to light rail, East Coast to West Coast, policies and plans are making municipalities more sustainable.

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A People’s Transportation Package

Front And Centered

Last year the House and the Senate each proposed massive, multi-year packages that failed to pass and failed even harder at closing the justice deficit in our transportation system. Our transportation system hurts people of color and other marginalized communities first and worst.

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Multimodal transport can jump-start a more sustainable and just future

GreenBiz

Prioritizing climate, equity, health and safety — and the movement of people over vehicles — could reshape our transportation landscape.

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Transporting a 280Te hyperbaric chamber

Envirotec Magazine

Load transportation expert Collett and Sons has transported a 280Te hyperbaric chamber with its fleet of SPMT and modular trailers. Collett’s projects department initially decided it was feasible to transport the chamber in one piece.

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IPCC: Revolutionary changes in transportation could slow global warming, if done right

GreenBiz

Systemic changes under way in the transportation sector from electric vehicles to ride sharing could begin lowering that emissions footprint. But will they reduce emissions enough

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The Future of Transport?

Terra Infirma

Last week I finally got hold of my new mode of transport – a Tern GSD cargobike. This is definitely a big piece in my future transport jigsaw. The post The Future of Transport? Uncategorised change management cycling electric vehicles transport

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How serious are countries about decarbonising transport?

Envirotec Magazine

New “Transport NDC Tracker” monitors how transport appears in national decarbonisation commitments. Climate change cannot be stopped without decarbonising transport. In contrast to other sectors, transport CO2 emissions continue to rise, not fall.

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Forth: Policy Manager — Equitable Transportation Electrification

CleanTech Alliance

The focus will be on building the capacity of organizations to develop equitable policy approaches for transportation electrification […]. Source: Forth, April 14, 2020 DESCRIPTION OF DUTIES Policy Development, Coalition Building and Education (~50%). The Policy Manager assists the Senior Director in convening advocacy organizations across the U.S. to build an equitable, electric mobility community of practice.).

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For Vibrant US Cities, Invest in Multi-modal Transportation

The City Fix

states and cities the chance to invest in transportation systems that modernize infrastructure, expand access and mobility for all people in a community, improve public. The Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act, also known as the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law, offers U.S.

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How China Can Cut 95% of its Road Transportation Emissions

The City Fix

China’s cars, buses, trucks, shipping and other transport generated 828 million tonnes of greenhouse gases in 2014. The world’s ability to overcome the climate change challenge hinges, in part, on what happens on China’s roads.

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Why Mexico Needs a Federal Funding Program for Semiformal Transport

The City Fix

In cities around the world, the sudden and sustained drop in public transport ridership during COVID-19 has caused a financial and operational crisis for both large public transport agencies and semiformal service providers.

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Why TransitTech Is So Vital to Struggling Public Transportation Systems

GreenTechMedia

Ride sharing has swept transportation systems over the last decade -- bringing convenience, but also congestion, inequities, and political fights. Now a new category of transportation networking is emerging: TransitTech.

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Big Changes Are Needed for More Sustainable, Inclusive Transport

The City Fix

In the global conversation around decarbonizing transport, the spotlight on electric vehicles has never shone brighter. The EV revolution is underway, with consumers embracing them in record numbers and manufacturing ramping up around the world. And yet, electric vehicles will.

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How St. Paul prioritizes people in its transportation planning

GreenBiz

The city passed two pieces of legislation that represent an ambitious and important step toward meeting its climate and equity goals

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Utilities and Transportation Commission appoints policy director

CleanTech Alliance

In this role, Andrews will lead the commission’s statewide policy strategy and development for regulated industries, including investor-owned utilities and private transportation companies. “Amy Source: UTC, October 1, 2019 Amy Andrews, formerly the commission’s chief financial officer, has been appointed to policy director, effective today.

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Inside Hewlett Foundation’s plan to electrify all road transportation by 2050

GreenBiz

Inside Hewlett Foundation’s plan to electrify all road transportation by 2050. What caught my eye about the Hewlett Foundation’s recently announced zero-emissions strategy is the specific focus on road transportation decarbonization. . Transportation & Mobility.

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3 ways to reimagine public transport for people and the climate

GreenBiz

The pandemic initially tanked global transit by as much as 80 percent. Here are 10 actions to ensure it can make a full green recovery