Electric cars will soon beat classic models on cost, environmental impact and performance. Good news for our climate, but governments’ role is critical to ensure a sustainable transition. Continue reading S Express: boosting EV take-up on the road to our global climate goals
Government-supported innovation is helping the Global South become a leading force in the future of transport. Continue reading Born out of need: How the Global South is driving transport innovation
by Andrew Jackson We all enjoy a good story, where the unsuspecting hero faces challenge after challenge, and eventually wins through to bring triumph for those we care for. “Game of Thrones” challenges that paradigm, as the heroes we love are killed off one by one – with betrayal, swords and poison. While this comment about “Game of Thrones” may be a spoiler to few … Continue reading Why fighting transport CO2 emissions is like “Game of Thrones”
To fully leverage the benefits of electric mobility for sustainable mobility, we must concurrently clean up the grid. Continue reading Can Electric Cars Drive Global Decarbonisation?
by Volker Schneble Only around 5% of the 6.2 million trucks in the EU and 11.2m truck in the US are ever checked for compliance with existing rules – whether these concern the vehicles themselves, the humans who use them or the load they carry. This lack of enforcement causes avoidable crashes, increased road maintenance costs and economic costs due to market distortions. Data could … Continue reading „Digital governance will make road freight transport fairer and safer“