Programmet om klimatväxling i Västra Götalandsregionen har blivit antaget, vilket ska skapa ekonomiska incitament för mindre klimatbelastade resor i de egna verksamheterna. Metoden innebär att en klimatavgift tas ut på varje tjänsteresa med flyg eller privat bil som görs av medarbetare. De avgifter som samlas in sätts in på ett centralt klimatväxlingskonto för hela organisationen. […]
Language English The number of Belgians travelling by car to get to work has dropped over the last decade, according to a new mobility study. The Federal Public Service Mobility and Transport surveyed all employers in Belgium with more than 100 workers to ask them about their employees’ commuting habits. The results show the most […]
Language English The Lithuanian coastal city of Klaipėda is introducing a range of initiatives to encourage citizens to adopt more sustainable forms of transport in their daily lives. The plans include installing five charging stations for electric vehicles (EVs) and the purchase of two EVs. The city is also launching a bike-sharing system, similar to the one […]
Language English The organisers of the 8th European Conference on Sustainable Cities & Towns are calling on government practitioners, EU projects and policy-makers to showcase their examples of sustainable innovative urban development. The conference, taking place in the Basque Country (Spain) between 27 and 29 April, is calling for submissions to its Innovation Market on Thursday 28 April 2016.