TWIN invites European Training Institutes to E-Bike Workshop

The TWIN project, aimed at developing electric bike training for dealers and their mechanics, officially finishes at the end of this year. The consortium is preparing the final workshop at which the results of the project will be presented. On 18 and 19 November 2015, the final TWIN results will be presented to interested European … Continue reading TWIN invites European Training Institutes to E-Bike Workshop

EVS29: Call for Abstracts

EVS29 is requesting abstracts of papers covering research, market and government activities across all fields related to hybrid, plug-in hybrid, battery, and fuel cell technologies, associated infrastructure and services. Submit your abstract for consideration as a presenter in an EVS29 Lecture Session or a Small Group/Poster Session. Abstracts should describe the purpose of the work … Continue reading EVS29: Call for Abstracts

EU Transport Ministers sign a declaration on cycling as a “climate friendly” transport mode

In their declaration, the participants agreed on several concrete recommendations: Integrate bicycles into the multimodal transport policy; Encourage the Commission to equip itself with a "bicycle strategy", by integrating bicycles into existing initiatives in which they have a logical role to play, such as CIVITAS or Smart Cities and Communities; Set up a body within … Continue reading EU Transport Ministers sign a declaration on cycling as a “climate friendly” transport mode

Draft Horizon 2020 work programmes for 2016-2017 published

Draft versions of the Horizon 2020 work programmes for 2016-2017 have been published by the European Commission. These documents are being made public just before the adoption process of the work programme to provide potential participants with the currently expected main lines of the work programme 2016-2017. The draft versions are here https://ec.europa.eu/programmes/horizon2020/en/draft-work-programmes-2016-17. The most … Continue reading Draft Horizon 2020 work programmes for 2016-2017 published

European Mayors to sign new convenant on climate change adaptation

On Thursday 15 October 2015, representatives from towns and cities leading the way on climate mitigation and adaptation will meet in Brussels to launch a new Covenant of Mayors at a high-level ceremony. This new Covenant of Mayors • will feature a new target of at least 40% reduction in CO2 emissions by 2030 • will include … Continue reading European Mayors to sign new convenant on climate change adaptation

Solutions E-learning Course on Clean Vehicles has started: register now!

The Solutions E-learning Course on Clean Vehicles has started on Monday 5 October and will run until 6 November. If you wish to participate in the course, you can register here at any time: http://urban-mobility-solutions.eu/resources/e-learning/ Participation is for free and it takes about 2 weeks to complete the course. What about Light Electric Vehicles? Light Electric … Continue reading Solutions E-learning Course on Clean Vehicles has started: register now!