Tag Archive for 'sustainable transport'

PF+A company gives staff financial incentive to not drive alone to work

June 7th, 2013 by PF+A

PF+A employees have traded in their cars and solo trips to work for more sustainable and less polluting alternatives thanks to a new incentive scheme launched by the company. The 14 strong team at the design office in St Peter Port are given £0.50 – £1.00 every time they make their journey to work in […]

Europe campaigning for sustainable urban mobility

July 31st, 2012 by European Commission

The European Commission’s Sustainable Urban Mobility campaign is a three-year initiative aimed at supporting sustainable urban mobility campaigners in 31 countries. Activities began with the opening of a registration system to support outstanding actions for fostering positive change in attitudes and behaviour. The central objective of the campaign is to promote the advantages of combining […]

Better Place aims to let you drive your 100 per cent electric car anywhere without range anxiety

June 16th, 2011 by Richard Lord

Professor John Whitelegg, Professor of Sustainable Transport, speaks about the benefits of bicycling

July 29th, 2010 by Richard Lord

John Whitelegg is visiting Professor of Sustainable Transport at John Moores University in Liverpool and Professor of Sustainable Development at University of York‘s Stockholm Environment Institute. John Whitelegg is also MD of Eco-Logica Ltd., a transport consultancy based in Lancaster.  “If you are a car driver in Copenhagen you really are costing a lot […]