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  1. India vows all cars sold in the country will be electric by 2030
    India vows all cars sold in the country will be electric by 2030 5 May 2017

    All cars sold in India will be electric vehicles (EVs) by 2030 in a bid to curb air pollution, according to plans set out by the country’s Energy Minister, Piyush Goyal

    Asia,Transport,Carbon Reduction,COP 23
  2. UK to pay diesel car owners to scrap vehicles
    UK to pay diesel car owners to scrap vehicles 3 May 2017

    Drivers of the most polluting diesel cars will receive compensation if they trade in their vehicles for newer, cleaner models as part of a diesel scrappage scheme to improve air quality

    Europe,Policy,Transport,Carbon Reduction
  3. Oslo Airport now hosts the world’s greenest terminal
    Oslo Airport now hosts the world’s greenest terminal 2 May 2017

    In Oslo, work has been completed on the world’s greenest air terminal which combines innovative design with energy-efficient strategies as well as on-site energy harvesting systems

    Europe,Tech. & Innovation,Transport,Carbon Reduction
  4. Transport for London to invest £18 million in EV infrastructure
    Transport for London to invest £18 million in EV infrastructure 28 Apr 2017

    Transport for London (TfL) is dedicating £18 million towards the upgrading of the capital’s power grids, which will enable energy companies to install 300 electric vehicle (EV) fast-charging stations by 2020

    Europe,Smart Cities,Transport,Carbon Reduction
  5. China to crack down on shipping emissions
    China to crack down on shipping emissions 25 Apr 2017

    In a bid to curb ship-related pollution, China is imposing stricter regulations on the use of harmful marine fuels used near many of the nation’s largest ports

    Asia,Policy,Transport,Carbon Reduction
  6. London accelerates plans for Ultra Low Emission Zone
    London accelerates plans for Ultra Low Emission Zone 12 Apr 2017

    The Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, has announced that the capital’s introduction of an Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ) will now come into force in April 2019, instead of in September 2020

    Europe,Policy,Smart Cities,Transport,Carbon Reduction
  7. First 100% solar-powered airport expands its capacity
    First 100% solar-powered airport expands its capacity 5 Apr 2017

    The world’s first airport to be solely powered by solar energy is set to increase its capacity from 15.5 megatwatts (MW) to 21.5 MW to power its new international terminal

    Asia,Sustainable Energy,Transport
  8. Singapore imposes stricter regulations to meet environment goals
    Singapore imposes stricter regulations to meet environment goals 31 Mar 2017

    The government in Singapore is set to introduce a series of new regulations in a bid to speed up progress towards the city-state’s environment commitments

    Asia,Policy,Smart Cities,Transport,Carbon Reduction
  9. World’s first zero-emissions hydrogen train completes trial
    World’s first zero-emissions hydrogen train completes trial 28 Mar 2017

    The world’s first zero-emission hydrogen train has successfully completed its first trial in Germany

    Europe,Tech. & Innovation,Transport,Carbon Reduction
  10. Mercedes-Benz Stadium raises the bar for sustainability standards
    Mercedes-Benz Stadium raises the bar for sustainability standards 23 Mar 2017

    The new home of the Atlanta Falcons is to raise the standards for sporting venues throughout the world, in terms of both innovative engineering and sustainability

    North America,Sustainable Energy,Transport,Sustainable Innovation In Sport,Sports

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