Take sustainable mobility challenge

Startups are being challenged to drive the sustainable mobility revolution. Innovators Magazine reported last year the Michelin-led Movin’On 2018 conference - taking place in Montréal from 30 May to 1 June -...

Smart box tackles transport emissions

The United Nations (UN) is partnering with a French tech startup to reduce transport carbon emissions. WeNow, a pioneering early stage company from Paris, has also signed the Climate Neutral Now pact - a UN ...

Planes, Trains, Automobiles & a Rocket

The mobility revolution is set to deliver low emission consumer transport options that are quicker and safer. When it comes to automobiles, Bosch and Daimler are collaborating to bring automated travel to ci...

Sensors could reduce food wastage

(SWITZERLAND) Fruit-shaped devices with inbuilt sensors are collecting vital data on foods travelling long distances. Scientists at the Empa Materials Science and Technology Institute in Switzerland have ...

Flights as cheap as a taxi

(GERMANY) Getting around urban spaces in a small plane could be as cheap as jumping in a taxi and travelling the same distance thanks to a pioneering Munich-based startup. The Lilium Jet trialled last wee...

Startups ready for takeoff

A major airline group has announced it is investing in two exciting tech startups. On the back of its Hangar 51 accelerator programme, International Airlines Group (IAG) has picked Esplorio and Vchain to inv...

Alternative fuels in high demand

|28 March 2017| Sweden Transport giant Scania has revealed it saw a sharp uptake in business linked to sustainable transport solutions in 2016. The iconic Swedish company said sales of its vehicles whi...

Dutch trains powered by wind energy

|20 January 2017| Holland It was announced earlier this month that all Dutch electric trains are now 100% powered by wind energy. A landmark achievement for sustainable transport, it is the result of a...

A world first for autonomous trucking

Transportation giant Scania is to design the world's first full-scale autonomous truck platooning operations to transport cargo between ports in Singapore. Scania's technology will be used with the aim of or...

Driverless cars to reshape travel plans

|22 November 2016| UK Driverless cars are going to play a major role in a revamped transportation landscape by the middle of the next decade, according to new research. Juniper Research has revealed 't...