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1000 Electric Buses To Spearhead Paris Goal Of 100% Zero Emissions Public Transportation, Apr 23 [1]

2018[edit]

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In Germany’s Car Capital, the Unthinkable: The Right to Ban Cars, Feb 27 [2]

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Belgium: Brussels to make public transport free on high air pollution days, Feb 26 [3]

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German cities to trial free public transport to cut pollution, Feb 14 [4]

2017[edit]

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France: How This Petite French Town Turned a Stadium Boondoggle Into Free Public Transportation, Oct 25 [5]

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London news: New Economics Foundation calls for ‘Khan’s Cars’ as mutually-owned alternative to Uber, Sep 22 [6]

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Finland: How one city plans to steer residents away from driving, Sep 26 [7]

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Pollution levels in Bolivia plummet on nationwide car-free day, Sep 3 [8]

How BlaBlaCar is Revolutionizing the Way Carpooling Works Around the World, Jul 31 [9]

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India news: India moves into low-carbon mobility fast lane, Jul 31 [10]

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How Barcelona is reducing daily car journeys, Jul 3 [11]

Google’s new driverless car test wants everyday families to be first riders, Apr 25 [12]

When roads are closed, where does the traffic go? Traffic evaporation and Braess's paradox, Mar 28 [13]

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Sustainable transport UK: Scant evidence that road schemes produce economic benefits, but they increase traffic dramatically and damage the countryside, Mar 20 [14]

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Ireland: Over 2,000 back petition for Galway Greenway, Mar 15 [15]

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Barcelona Plans Europe's Largest Car Ban Yet, Mar 7 [16]

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Singapore May Have Designed the World's Best Bus Stop, Mar 1 [17]

European Commission honours Malmö and Brussels as leaders in sustainable mobility, Mar [18]

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China news: China's capital is replacing tens of thousands of taxis with electric cars to fight pollution, Feb 27 [19]

Ethical and user-friendly transportation options, Feb 24 [20]

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France offers €200 subsidy on electric bike purchases, Feb 23 [21]

From Oslo to Paris, these major cities have plans to go car-free, Feb 10 [22]

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Oslo Offers Citizens $1,200 to Buy an E-Bike, Jan 31 [23]

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Texas: Bayou Greenways, Jan 5 [24]

2016[edit]

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New Ridesharing Alternatives Thrive After Uber Leaves Austin, Jul 6 [25]

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CASwiki news articles have a focus on news of community action for sustainability. This article is an offshoot from Sustainable transport activism and is for news and comment in that global or international context.


Comment[edit]

2017

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Sustainable transport UK: Owning a car will soon be a thing of the past, John Harris, Oct 23 [26]

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Sustainable transport USA: 101 ways to improve transportation in your city, Sep 20 [27]

Q&A: LibreTaxi's Roman Pushkin on Why He Made a Free, Open-Source Alternative to Uber and Lyft, Mar 22 [28]

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Sustainable transport UK: The train now standing at Platform 3 is … a Co-op? Mar 16 [29]

2016

So are trams really better than buses? Dec 1 [30]

50 reasons why everyone should want more walkable streets, Aug 24 [31]

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Sustainable transport UK: The People’s Railway: A Cooperative Opportunity? Jun 28 [32]

2015

Towards Decentralized Autonomous Transportation Networks? December 26 [33]

The transformative potential of self-driving electric cars, September 25 [34]

Intelligent Mobility and the Long Walk to Freedom from Cars, August 12 [35]

2014

TheCityFix’s Year in Review: Momentum builds for the open streets movement, December 24 [36]

Caloryville: The Two-Wheeled City, February 14 [37] In China, ‘battery-bikes’ are outselling cars by four-to-one. Pedelec sales are soaring in Europe, too. Is this the start of system-wide phase-shift in transportation?

News sources[edit]

TheCityFix, online resource for learning about the latest in sustainable urban mobility and planning.

See also[edit]


References

  1. cleantechnica.com
  2. nytimes.com
  3. theguardian.com
  4. The Guardian
  5. citylab.com
  6. neweconomics.org
  7. pri.org
  8. The Guardian
  9. @Shareable
  10. greenbiz.com
  11. cities-today.com
  12. curbed.com
  13. h2020-flow.eu
  14. cpre.org.uk
  15. galwayindependent.com
  16. citylab.com
  17. citylab.com
  18. dailyplanet.climate-kic.org
  19. @mashable
  20. Shareable
  21. treehugger.com
  22. @wef
  23. citylab.com
  24. @SeedsGA
  25. @Shareable
  26. The Guardian
  27. curbed.com
  28. @Shareable
  29. transitionnetwork.org
  30. citymetric.com
  31. fastcoexist.com
  32. @Shareable
  33. blog.p2pfoundation.net
  34. Vox
  35. Sustainable Cities Collective
  36. TheCityFix
  37. doorsofperception.com


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