Monthly Archives: April 2009

Intelligent Transport System not only safer

The European parliament yesterday supported a recent proposal for implementation of “ITS” (Intelligent Transport System). ITS use traffic information, from road stations and positioning by GPS, to control traffic flow in cities. Read more about it here. The European parliament … Continue reading

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Better to take the car than walking to work?

During a private dinner recently I was asked for the most environmentally friendly way to travel to work. I compared the data for cars, buses, trams on average European electricity and trains and finished by the conclusion that the bus … Continue reading

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European Transport at a cross roads

The European Environment Agency presents a study on the effect of transports on environmental indicators: http://www.eea.europa.eu/publications/transport-at-a-crossroads The last decade the person transports by cars have increased by 18% while it is also concluded that the high fuel price the summer … Continue reading

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