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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.
September 21, 2021 by Laurie Guevara-Stone
The city passed two pieces of legislation that represent an ambitious and important step toward meeting its climate and equity goals.
September 15, 2021 by Zak Accuardi
Cities are adopting climate-friendly transportation policies to encourage people to bike, walk or use public transit instead of driving. But they can't move alone.
September 14, 2021 by Amanda Eaken
The UK city's Ultra Low Emission Zone requires drivers to meet strict vehicle emissions standards or pay a daily charge, encouraging residents and businesses to switch from heavily polluting vehicles to cleaner modes of transport.
July 6, 2021 by Madeleine Galvin
The traditional American road and car mentality remains strong, but the pandemic may have finally made clear that urban public transportation has a vital social and economic role in making cities fairer and more efficient.
June 29, 2021 by John Rennie Short
The city is running a 12-to-18 month pilot program to test 18 electric buses, step one in finding the best vehicle for its full transition to electric buses.
May 11, 2021 by Catherine Kummer
As a fundamental public service, public transit should be conceived as a scalable, resilient and adaptive system, that helps communities where they are.
March 30, 2021 by Shin-pei Tsay
From urban agriculture to an ambitious renewable energy commitment, engagement with community groups and local entrepreneurs has been central to the city's progress.
March 11, 2021 by Chris Castro
These U.S. cities are creating electric vehicle strategies that put low-income neighborhoods and communities at the the forefront of the plan.
March 9, 2021 by Kelly Blynn
Road salt has corrosive effects on our cities, cars and wildlife. Scientists are looking for anti-freeze alternatives from the natural world for a solution.
February 23, 2021 by Monika Bleszynski
And five guiding questions to help urban planners improve upon regions' projects.
November 12, 2020 by Alan Hoffman
We gave scores based on charging accessibility within the city, in 'day-trip' range and close to local airports.
October 27, 2020 by Jimmy Gilman
For too long, bike lanes were made for the the few people prepared to brave speeding cars, with no physical barriers to block them from traffic.
October 13, 2020 by Elizabeth Stampe
The concept, gaining ground in European and China, aims to address both air pollution and gnarly traffic congestion in urban areas.
June 17, 2020 by Katie Fehrenbacher
An industry that formerly planned based on timetables has proven how adaptable it can be. The future must be not just clean and safe, but also data-driven to balance climate, health and equity goals.
May 26, 2020 by Chuck Ray
We need to develop neighborhoods that ensure access to food, healthcare, education and jobs — without relying on personal vehicles.
April 21, 2020 by Ben Holland
Cities — from Wuhan in China to New York in the United States — have been at the front lines of the novel coronavirus crisis and will be in the same position for future crises.
April 15, 2020 by Schuyler Null
In a 'race to the top,' more cities are gaining unprecedented insights toward cleaning up air quality.
February 18, 2020 by Harold Rickenbacker
All forms of mobility must grapple with the same market pressures — competitive economic models, ownership and sourcing of data, and cities' public policy goals.
January 28, 2020 by Jonathan Bray
From e-bikes to light rail, East Coast to West Coast, policies and plans are making municipalities more sustainable.
November 21, 2019 by John Addison
Current mandates aren't enough and states need to scale up their efforts. Federal government also needs to support local efforts.
October 29, 2019 by Robert Klee
From urban density to energy-efficient appliances, cutting emissions and making money has never made more sense.
October 22, 2019 by Leah Lazer
Packed with automotive and logistics giants, the living lab out of Seattle aspires to test solutions to 'the transportation challenge of our time.'
October 15, 2019 by Elsa Wenzel
An innovation lab on mobility helps projects move from point A to point B.
October 1, 2019 by Chuck Ray
The airport is next to the Delaware River, which will rise as the Atlantic does.
September 25, 2019 by Frank Kummer