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  1. Solar panels to be fitted on 250 trains in India
    Solar panels to be fitted on 250 trains in India 22 Jun 2017

    In addition to the development of large-scale solar projects and rooftop solar power systems on its rail stations, Indian Railways is now planning to install solar panels on top of its trains

    Asia,Sustainable Energy,Transport,Carbon Reduction
  2. Chile’s largest metro network to be powered by solar and wind
    Chile’s largest metro network to be powered by solar and wind 21 Jun 2017

    Santiago’s metro system – which transports approximately 2.4 million passengers each day – will become one of the first subways in the world to source most of its power needs from renewable energy

    South America,Sustainable Energy,Smart Cities,Transport,Carbon Reduction
  3. Largest airport in Finland turns to solar energy
    Largest airport in Finland turns to solar energy 15 Jun 2017

    A new rooftop solar photovoltaic (PV) system will help lower Helsinki Airport’s carbon footprint, as part of its operator’s mission to go carbon neutral across all of its 21 sites by 2020

    Europe,Sustainable Energy,Transport,Carbon Reduction
  4. Number of electric cars worldwide increased 60% in 2016
    Number of electric cars worldwide increased 60% in 2016 12 Jun 2017

    Globally, the number of electric vehicles (EVs) surpassed 2 million units in 2016, an increase of 60 per cent compared to 2015, according to the latest report from the International Energy Agency (IEA)

    Worldwide,Transport,Carbon Reduction
  5. India to power all government ports with renewable energy
    India to power all government ports with renewable energy 2 Jun 2017

    According to reports, India plans to power all 12 of its major domestic ports with renewable energy, the first country in the world to so

    Asia,Sustainable Energy,Transport,Carbon Reduction
  6. EU takes action to modernise European mobility and transport
    EU takes action to modernise European mobility and transport 31 May 2017

    The European Commission has announced its plans to modernise European mobility and transport, in order to help the sector remain competitive during the transition to clean energy and digitalisation

    Europe,Policy,Transport,Carbon Reduction
  7. New Electric Vehicle Council to encourage use of EVs in Australia
    New Electric Vehicle Council to encourage use of EVs in Australia 31 May 2017

    Businesses and policymakers have come together to stimulate Australia’s electric vehicle (EV) market, including the launch of a new national body, research grants, and private sector investment

    Oceania,Transport,Carbon Reduction
  8. California EV sales up 91% in first quarter of 2017
    California EV sales up 91% in first quarter of 2017 24 May 2017

    Sales of electric vehicles (EVs) increased 91 per cent in the first quarter of this year, compared to the same period in 2016

    North America,Transport,Carbon Reduction
  9. Formula E & UN Environment partner to reduce inner-city air pollution
    Formula E & UN Environment partner to reduce inner-city air pollution 23 May 2017

    The world’s first fully-electric racing series and UN Environment have joined forces to launch a global partnership to improve inner-city air quality, through the support of alternative energy solutions and uptake of electric vehicles (EVs)

    Worldwide,Smart Cities,Transport,Carbon Reduction,Sports
  10. BMW to expand electro-mobility options in Hamburg
    BMW to expand electro-mobility options in Hamburg 18 May 2017

    BMW Group and the city of Hamburg have announced a strategic partnership to provide electro-mobility options all across the German city

    Europe,Smart Cities,Transport,Carbon Reduction

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