‘Use carbon taxes to make green services free’

Providing these for free would lead to a 13.4% reduction in home emissions and 23.8% reduction in fuel emissions, claims a new study

New 250-mile range electric double-decker bus to be piloted

Equipmake and Beulas claim it’s the first bus to meet TfL’s 2024 safety requirements and it will be trialled next year

How has covid changed public transport?

A new report from Arriva reveals all…

Government rolls out £54m of new funding for next-gen transport tech

Business Secretary Kwasi Kwarteng says the money will be used to support green mobility technology projects in Cwmbran, Warwickshire and Ballymena

The entirety of London’s main bus fleet now meets ULEZ standards

Since 2017, TfL has worked to phase out polluting diesel buses and spent around £85m on retrofitting older buses to Euro VI or cleaner standards

EU invests €116m in climate and environmental projects

They include the development of sustainable public transport and infrastructure for cycling and electric vehicles

Greener public transport for Copenhagen

The new light rail system will replace bus service and strengthen green transportation in Copenhagen

Germany considers free public transport for clean air

Germany is considering making all public transport free in cities suffering from air pollution. That’s according to a letter reportedly seen by Reuters, which was sent by German Environment Minister Barbara Hendricks, Agriculture Minister Christian Schmidt and Chancellery Chief Peter Altmaier to the European Commission. The proposals come in response to recent promises from the […]

EU to invest €432m in Warsaw Metro

The European Commission is to invest more than €432 million (£375.8m) in the Warsaw Metro system. The funding will extend the city’s ‘Metro Line 2’ with six new stations to better connect the eastern part of the city with the western side. The line was originally opened in 2015 with financial support from the EU […]

Government injects £78.5m into sustainable transport schemes

The Government has announced a £78.5 million fund to support sustainable transport schemes across England. Local authorities are being invited to bid for a slice of the cash – up to £1 million – from the Local Sustainable Transport Fund to support a range of travel measures. The projects are expected to reduce excess traffic […]