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Shared Micromobility Vehicles Return to Dallas after 3 Years

Shared Micromobility Vehicles Return to Dallas after 3 Years

The City of Dallas has reintroduced shared dockless micromobility vehicles after halting their use three years ago. 

Natilus to Use ZeroAvia’s ZA600 Hydrogen-Electric Engine for Cargo UAV

Natilus to Use ZeroAvia’s ZA600 Hydrogen-Electric Engine fo...

Natilus has partnered with ZeroAvia to develop the hydrogen-electric engine for its Natilus Kona autonomous blended-wing body (BWB) cargo aircraft Under this...

UK: Imperium Drive Launches Fetch Car Rental Service with Remote Driving Technology

UK: Imperium Drive Launches Fetch Car Rental Service with Remote ...

Imperium Drive has launched its Fetch car rental service in Milton Keynes, using remote driving technology to deliver vehicles to customers.

Ebusco Receives First Order to Provide Batteries for Hydrogen Barge

Ebusco Receives First Order to Provide Batteries for Hydrogen Bar...

Ebusco has signed a framework agreement to provide Oechies Elektrotechniek with maritime battery packs for its inland shipping barge. The initial agreement i...

TIER Demonstrates Pavement Riding Detection on London E-scooters

TIER Demonstrates Pavement Riding Detection on London E-scooters

Micromobility provider, TIER has demonstrated its pavement and tandem riding detection technology on its e-scooters in London. These new AI capabilities were...

French Consortium to Deploy Fully Autonomous Minibuses in Châteauroux

French Consortium to Deploy Fully Autonomous Minibuses in Château...

Renault Group, EasyMile, StatInf, Equans, Alstom and Keolis plan to deploy Level 4 autonomous minibuses in Châteauroux, France.

Germany: Zeus Launches Solar-Powered E-scooter Charging Pilot in Regensburg

Germany: Zeus Launches Solar-Powered E-scooter Charging Pilot in ...

Zeus has partnered with Zolar to launch the Litree solar-powered e-scooter charging pilot in Regensburg, Germany.

US DOT Funding to Deploy Intelligent Transportation Technology

US DOT Funding to Deploy Intelligent Transportation Technology

The Federal Highway Administration has awarded over 52 million USD under the Advanced Transportation Technology and Innovation programme.

Gogoro and Bikebank Expand Deployment of Battery Swapping Stations in Korea

Gogoro and Bikebank Expand Deployment of Battery Swapping Station...

Gogoro has expanded its partnership with Bikebank to introduce Gogoro Smartscooters and battery swapping to seven additional cities in Korea.

UK Research Reveals Noise Pollution Potential of eVTOLs

UK Research Reveals Noise Pollution Potential of eVTOLs

Researchers have measured the effects of the ground on propeller noise, revealing that eVTOLs may cause significant noise pollution. 

Waymo Autonomous Vehicles to Be Available on Uber App

Waymo Autonomous Vehicles to Be Available on Uber App

Waymo and Uber have announced a new multi-year strategic partnership to make the autonomous Waymo Driver available on the Uber platform.

BMW and TYDE Unveil Battery-Powered Watercraft

BMW and TYDE Unveil Battery-Powered Watercraft

BMW and TYDE have officially unveiled their battery-powered watercraft equipped with i3 batteries, at the Port de Cannes in France.

100+ Exhibitors Confirmed for EV Show With Just 7 Months to Go

100+ Exhibitors Confirmed for EV Show With Just 7 Months to Go

The London EV Show 2023 is set to be bigger than ever before, with over 100 exhibitors confirmed and just a few months to go.

Blade to Offer eVTOL Flights from New Jersey to New York

Blade to Offer eVTOL Flights from New Jersey to New York

Blade Air Mobility will operate and transform the Newport Helistop in Jersey City, New Jersey to prepare for eVTOL flights.

FlightSafety to Produce Flight Simulators for Lilium’s eVTOL Jet

FlightSafety to Produce Flight Simulators for Lilium’s eVTO...

Lilium has signed a Flight Simulator and Training Agreement with FlightSafety International to prepare for certifying its eVTOL jet.

US DOT and Transport Canada Announce Cross-Border EV Charging Corridor

US DOT and Transport Canada Announce Cross-Border EV Charging Cor...

The US DOT and Transport Canada have announced the first cross-border EV charging corridor between the US and Canada. 

Future Transport Supplier News

EV Maintenance vs. ICE Maintenance

EV Maintenance vs. ICE Maintenance

Guest Blogger Craig Cole, Senior Editor, EV Pulse believes that all vehicles, even Electric Vehicles, require maintenance.

Cisco Live 2023

Cisco Live 2023

Cisco welcomes you to join the team at Cisco Live 2023 to collaborate & share insight on ways to solve some of the world’s biggest challenges.

Ensuring Safety and Certification of our Products

Ensuring Safety and Certification of our Products

At Daedalean, the team has always focused on developing products for aviation with an eye toward future certification.

Technological Upgrade of Zarautz Toll Successfully Completed

Technological Upgrade of Zarautz Toll Successfully Completed

Kapsch TrafficCom, in collaboration with Construcciones Amenábar, has completed the upgrade of the Zarautz toll system in Gipuzkoa.

Ways Game Changing Tech Can Revolutionise Accessible Mobility

Ways Game Changing Tech Can Revolutionise Accessible Mobility

SkedGo explores how new technologies, use cases and integrations with MaaS could drive a more accessible and inclusive transport system.

Gold Coast City Counts on Q-Free Cycling & Walking Infrastructure

Gold Coast City Counts on Q-Free Cycling & Walking Infrastruc...

Q-Free recently installed the first of four planned pedestrian and cycle counters for 2023 in the City of Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia.

Aurora Driver Capability Spotlight: Stormy Weather

Aurora Driver Capability Spotlight: Stormy Weather

Aurora has designed an innovative cleaning system that prevents moisture and debris from building up on autonomous vehicle sensors.

The Power of Battery Swapping in the Yulu Wynn

The Power of Battery Swapping in the Yulu Wynn

Harness the freedom to explore thanks to the Yulu Wynn Mobility Packs and innovative battery swapping infrastructure.

Cubic Upgrades Synchro Studio

Cubic Upgrades Synchro Studio

Cubic Transportation Systems (CTS), a division of Cubic Corporation, has announced the release of Synchro Studio v12.

OLED Technology Flips the Product Development Process

OLED Technology Flips the Product Development Process

OLEDWorks explores why it’s important for automakers to work directly with OLED lighting manufacturers in the future.

Record Tolling Revenue for Irish M50 Motorway

Record Tolling Revenue for Irish M50 Motorway

A record €169.6 million was collected on the M50 in 2022 via a barrier-free tolling system with image processing technology from Kapsch.

UK Holidays with EV Charging

UK Holidays with EV Charging

With a charging network of over 8,200 public chargepoints, you can find Pod Point chargers at the most popular holiday hotspots in the UK.

What Do Self-Driving Vehicles Mean for Jobs and the Economy?

What Do Self-Driving Vehicles Mean for Jobs and the Economy?

Aurora discussed the commercial scaling of self-driving fleets and what effects that will have on jobs and the economy.

AI-Driven Vehicle Computer ATC 3750 Saves Lives

AI-Driven Vehicle Computer ATC 3750 Saves Lives

NEXCOM’s AI-driven ATC 3750 is a powerful and compact vehicle computer that facilitates safer roads, and saves lives.

Uber’s Inspirational Journey – and What We Can Learn from It

Uber’s Inspirational Journey – and What We Can Learn from It

Over the years, Uber's valuation has skyrocketed, and it has evolved from a ride-sharing service to a massive enterprise.

Iomob’s Mobility Marketplace Network Expands with Q-Park

Iomob’s Mobility Marketplace Network Expands with Q-Park

The collaboration will allow Iomob to integrate Q-Park’s extensive network of parking facilities into its mobility marketplace network

Autonomous Vehicles

UK: Imperium Drive Launches Fetch Car Rental Service with Remote Driving Technology

UK: Imperium Drive Launches Fetch Car Rental Service with Remote ...

Imperium Drive has launched its Fetch car rental service in Milton Keynes, using remote driving technology to deliver vehicles to customers.

French Consortium to Deploy Fully Autonomous Minibuses in Châteauroux

French Consortium to Deploy Fully Autonomous Minibuses in Château...

Renault Group, EasyMile, StatInf, Equans, Alstom and Keolis plan to deploy Level 4 autonomous minibuses in Châteauroux, France.

Waymo Autonomous Vehicles to Be Available on Uber App

Waymo Autonomous Vehicles to Be Available on Uber App

Waymo and Uber have announced a new multi-year strategic partnership to make the autonomous Waymo Driver available on the Uber platform.

Beep to Provide Autonomous Transport for New Homes in Tradition, Florida

Beep to Provide Autonomous Transport for New Homes in Tradition, ...

Beep has announced an expanded partnership with Mattamy Homes to enable sustainable growth as more homes are built in Tradition, Florida.

May Mobility Launches Arizona’s First On-Demand AV Service

May Mobility Launches Arizona’s First On-Demand AV Service

May Mobility and Via have launched Arizona's first on-demand public transit service using autonomous vehicles (AVs).

Beep and CCTA to Deploy Autonomous Shuttles in Northern California

Beep and CCTA to Deploy Autonomous Shuttles in Northern Californi...

Autonomous mobility provider, Beep has partnered with the Contra Costa Transportation Authority (CCTA) to deploy autonomous shuttles in Northern California. ...

First Self-Driving Electric Ferry to Launch in Stockholm

First Self-Driving Electric Ferry to Launch in Stockholm

Torghatten AS Stockholm is launching the world's first self-driving commercial passenger ferry in Sweden in June 2023.

Belgium: Autonomous Shuttles Commence Fully Driverless Service in Terhills

Belgium: Autonomous Shuttles Commence Fully Driverless Service in...

EasyMile's autonomous shuttles operating at the Terhills tourist site in Belgium have commenced fully driverless service.

BMDV Funds Deployment of Autonomous Vehicles in Munich

BMDV Funds Deployment of Autonomous Vehicles in Munich

BMDV has announced funding for the MINGA research project, which is focused on advancing the use of autonomous vehicles in Munich. 

Moovit and May Mobility to Integrate Shared AVs with Public Transport

Moovit and May Mobility to Integrate Shared AVs with Public Trans...

Moovit has partnered with May Mobility to accelerate the use of shared autonomous vehicles (AVs) in urban transport networks.

Ford BlueCruise Hands-Free Driving Technology Approved for British Motorways

Ford BlueCruise Hands-Free Driving Technology Approved for Britis...

Ford has received DfT approval to launch its “hands-off, eyes-on” advanced driver assistance system, BlueCruise on motorways in Britain.

UK: Asda and Wayve Launch Self-Driving Delivery Trial

UK: Asda and Wayve Launch Self-Driving Delivery Trial

Asda customers in West London can now have their shopping delivered using Wayve's self-driving vehicles as part of a year-long pilot. 

Dubai’s RTA and Cruise Begin Testing Autonomous Vehicles

Dubai’s RTA and Cruise Begin Testing Autonomous Vehicles

Dubai's Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has initiated a period of data collection and testing of Cruise's autonomous vehicles.

3D-Printed Autonomous Electric Ferry to Operate on the Seine for Paris 2024 Olympics

3D-Printed Autonomous Electric Ferry to Operate on the Seine for ...

Holland Shipyards Group, Sequana Développement and Roboat's 3D-printed, autonomous electric ferry will operate on the Seine in Paris.

Waymo to Trial Autonomous Operations in Austin, Texas

Waymo to Trial Autonomous Operations in Austin, Texas

Waymo has announced plans to test its fifth-generation autonomous driver on the Jaguar I-PACE platform in Austin Texas.

Auve Tech Ships Estonian-Made Autonomous Shuttle to Japan

Auve Tech Ships Estonian-Made Autonomous Shuttle to Japan

Estonian technology company, Auve Tech has shipped the first MiCa autonomous shuttle to SoftBank's subsidiary, BOLDLY in Japan.

Videos

KelRide Weather-Proof Shuttles at Hannover Messe 2023

Visitors to Hannover Messe 2023 can experience the KelRide weather-proof shuttles both in service and on display at the event.

Micromobility

Shared Micromobility Vehicles Return to Dallas after 3 Years

Shared Micromobility Vehicles Return to Dallas after 3 Years

The City of Dallas has reintroduced shared dockless micromobility vehicles after halting their use three years ago. 

TIER Demonstrates Pavement Riding Detection on London E-scooters

TIER Demonstrates Pavement Riding Detection on London E-scooters

Micromobility provider, TIER has demonstrated its pavement and tandem riding detection technology on its e-scooters in London. These new AI capabilities were...

Germany: Zeus Launches Solar-Powered E-scooter Charging Pilot in Regensburg

Germany: Zeus Launches Solar-Powered E-scooter Charging Pilot in ...

Zeus has partnered with Zolar to launch the Litree solar-powered e-scooter charging pilot in Regensburg, Germany.

HumanForest to Double Its E-bike Fleet in London

HumanForest to Double Its E-bike Fleet in London

HumanForest has raised 12 million GBP in Series A funding to expand its e-bike fleet in London and operate in five new boroughs.

Europeans Want More Micromobility Parking Space, Bolt Study Reveals

Europeans Want More Micromobility Parking Space, Bolt Study Revea...

According to an IFOP study, over half of people in European cities want more space dedicated to micromobility parking rather than cars.

Neuron Launches AR Parking Assistant to Improve E-scooter Parking

Neuron Launches AR Parking Assistant to Improve E-scooter Parking

Neuron Mobility has unveiled its Augmented Reality (AR) Parking Assistant to help ensure e-scooters are parked responsibly.

Beryl Launches Social Digital Twin Project to Enhance E-scooter Operations

Beryl Launches Social Digital Twin Project to Enhance E-scooter O...

Beryl and Fujitsu have launched a research project to improve the efficiency and sustainability of e-scooter operations on the Isle of Wight.

The E-scooter Revolution: A Safe and Sustainable Ride?

The E-scooter Revolution: A Safe and Sustainable Ride?

The safe and sustainable future for the e-scooter revolution is arguably dependent on effective and productive regulation. 

South America: Tembici Bikes to Be Available on Uber App

South America: Tembici Bikes to Be Available on Uber App

Uber has partnered with bike-sharing service, Tembici to make bikes and e-bikes available on the Uber platform in South America.

NACTO Explores Improved Designs for Micromobility Infrastructure

NACTO Explores Improved Designs for Micromobility Infrastructure

The National Association of City Transportation Officials has published a paper on infrastructure design for micromobility vehicles.

89.03% of Voters in Paris Opt to Ban Shared E-scooters

89.03% of Voters in Paris Opt to Ban Shared E-scooters

Residents of Paris voted "For or against self-service scooters," with results revealing that 89.03% were against the use of shared e-scooters. 

TfL Launches London’s First Cargo Bike Action Plan

TfL Launches London’s First Cargo Bike Action Plan

Transport for London (TfL) has unveiled a new plan to promote and expand the use of cargo bikes within the capital. 

TIER Deploys New E-bike 3 Model in London

TIER Deploys New E-bike 3 Model in London

Micromobility operator, TIER Mobility is deploying its improved E-bike 3 model for the first time in London, UK.

UK: Voi and Northern Partner to Offer 25% Off Rail Tickets

UK: Voi and Northern Partner to Offer 25% Off Rail Tickets

Passengers travelling from Liverpool Lime Street can gain 25% off their Northern train ticket if they use a Voi e-bike or e-scooter. 

New York Mayor Announces Plans to Combat Micromobility Battery Fires

New York Mayor Announces Plans to Combat Micromobility Battery Fi...

New York City Mayor Adams has announced a plan to help prevent fires caused by lithium-ion batteries in electric micromobility vehicles. 

Micromobility Operators Publish Industry Recommendations for E-scooters

Micromobility Operators Publish Industry Recommendations for E-sc...

Voi, Dott, Lime, Superpedestrian and TIER have issued recommendations on the best practices for safe and well-managed micromobility services.

Urban Air Mobility

Archer Rolls Out Midnight Aircraft for Test Flights

Archer Rolls Out Midnight Aircraft for Test Flights

Archer Aviation has completed production of its first Midnight electric vertical take-off and landing (eVTOL) aircraft.

FAA Releases Airspace Blueprint for Future Air Taxi Operations

FAA Releases Airspace Blueprint for Future Air Taxi Operations

The FAA has released an updated blueprint for US airspace to accommodate future air taxis and other advanced air mobility (AAM) operations. 

PANYNJ and NASA Partner to Explore Future of Urban Air Mobility

PANYNJ and NASA Partner to Explore Future of Urban Air Mobility

The PANYNJ has partnered with NASA to collaborate on planning for the future of urban air mobility in New York and New Jersey.

Archer and United to Launch eVTOL Route in Chicago from 2025

Archer and United to Launch eVTOL Route in Chicago from 2025

Archer Aviation and United Airlines plan to launch the first eVTOL air taxi route in Chicago, between O’Hare (ORD) and Vertiport Chicago.

UAE: VPorts to Construct eVTOL Vertiport at RAK Airport

UAE: VPorts to Construct eVTOL Vertiport at RAK Airport

VPorts has signed a MoU with Ras Al Khaimah Airport (RAK) to construct a vertiport for urban air mobility services to and from the airport. 

Production on Archer’s Midnight eVTOL Aircraft Nears Completion

Production on Archer’s Midnight eVTOL Aircraft Nears Comple...

Archer Aviation has announced that the first build of its production eVTOL aircraft, Midnight is nearing completion. 

AutoFlight Sets Record for World’s Longest eVTOL Flight

AutoFlight Sets Record for World’s Longest eVTOL Flight

AutoFlight has set a new record for the world's longest fully electric vertical take off and landing (eVTOL) flight, flying 250,3km.

Japan: EHang Completes Passenger-Carrying Autonomous eVTOL Flight

Japan: EHang Completes Passenger-Carrying Autonomous eVTOL Flight

EHang has completed its first passenger-carrying autonomous flight demonstration in Japan using its EH216 eVTOL aircraft.

Blade and BETA Complete eVTOL Test Flight in New York

Blade and BETA Complete eVTOL Test Flight in New York

Blade Air Mobility and BETA Technologies have completed a test flight of a ALIA-250 eVTOL aircraft at Westchester County Airport in New York.

UK Government Invests £113 Million in Hydrogen and All-Electric Flight Technologies

UK Government Invests £113 Million in Hydrogen and All-Electric F...

The UK government has announced a £113m investment in hydrogen and all-electric flight technologies in order to "unlock guilt-free flights".

Skyway and Moonware Partner on Automated Ground Solutions for eVTOL Aircraft

Skyway and Moonware Partner on Automated Ground Solutions for eVT...

Skyway and Moonware have announced a partnership to advance the readiness of ground infrastructure for eVTOL aircraft.

Siemens and Skyway to Develop Infrastructure for Vertiport Operations

Siemens and Skyway to Develop Infrastructure for Vertiport Operat...

Siemens and Skyway have announced a collaboration to develop electrical and digital infrastructure for vertiport operations.

ASKA Debuts Drive & Fly eVTOL at CES 2023

ASKA Debuts Drive & Fly eVTOL at CES 2023

AT CES Las Vegas 2023, ASKA debuted a full-scale, functional prototype of its ASKA A5 drive & fly eVTOL aircraft.

Archer Aviation and Stellantis Partner to Manufacture Midnight eVTOL Aircraft

Archer Aviation and Stellantis Partner to Manufacture Midnight eV...

Stellantis and Archer Aviation have announced a partnership to manufacture Archer’s eVTOL aircraft, Midnight.

Hyundai’s Supernal to Run eVTOL Aircraft on Microsoft Cloud

Hyundai’s Supernal to Run eVTOL Aircraft on Microsoft Cloud

Hyundai Motor Group's subsidiary, Supernal has announced a collaboration with Microsoft to run advanced air mobility on Microsoft cloud.

Eve to Supply Volatus with Vertiport Automation Software

Eve to Supply Volatus with Vertiport Automation Software

Eve Air Mobility has signed a LOI with Volatus Infrastructure to supply a vertiport automation software to manage eVTOL vehicles.

All the Latest News

MONTE to Order Up to 30 Eviation Alice Electric Aircraft

MONTE to Order Up to 30 Eviation Alice Electric Aircraft

UK-based aircraft lessor, MONTE has signed a Letter of Intent (LOI) to order up to 30 electric commuter Alice aircraft from Eviation.

The World of Public Transport Is Ready and Waiting in Barcelona

The World of Public Transport Is Ready and Waiting in Barcelona

Mohamed Mezghani of UITP tells us what to expect at the world’s largest event dedicated to public transport and sustainable urban mobility.

Global Mobility Call Attracts Broad Support From Spain and Abroad

Global Mobility Call Attracts Broad Support From Spain and Abroad

At Global Mobility Call in September, multi-sectoral partners from Spain and abroad will contribute to driving sustainable mobility forward.

Neuron Mobility Unveils New N4 E-scooter Model

Neuron Mobility Unveils New N4 E-scooter Model

Neuron Mobility has unveiled its latest e-scooter model: the N4. The company said it was its most "rider-centric, sustainable and toughest e-scooter" to date...

Lyft Launches Preordering Service for Airport Pickups

Lyft Launches Preordering Service for Airport Pickups

Ride-hailing provider, Lyft has launched new features within its app to make it easier for travellers to preorder a ride at the airport. 

Multimodal Transport Network to Be Introduced in North Carolina

Multimodal Transport Network to Be Introduced in North Carolina

The North Carolina Department of Transportation (NCDOT) has launched its Advance Mobility NC initiative to provide a connected multimodal transportation system ...

MTA Receives Federal Approval for NYC Congestion Charge

MTA Receives Federal Approval for NYC Congestion Charge

FHWA has provided a Letter of Legal Sufficiency for MTA to advance the implementation of a congestion pricing programme in NYC.

Latin America to Have Major Presence at Global Mobility Call

Latin America to Have Major Presence at Global Mobility Call

Global Mobility Call, a major event for the mobility ecosystem, will host authorities and representatives from Latin American countries.

Professor Mariana Mazzucato to Give Keynote Speech at UITP Summit

Professor Mariana Mazzucato to Give Keynote Speech at UITP Summit

Professor Mariana Mazzucato will take to the stage for the UITP Global Public Transport Summit as 2023 keynote speaker.

Alaska Airlines and ZeroAvia to Test Largest Hydrogen-Electric Aircraft

Alaska Airlines and ZeroAvia to Test Largest Hydrogen-Electric Ai...

Alaska Airlines has presented a Bombardier Q400 aircraft to ZeroAvia to be retrofitted with hydrogen-electric propulsion technology.

HumanForest to Double Its E-bike Fleet in London

HumanForest to Double Its E-bike Fleet in London

HumanForest has raised 12 million GBP in Series A funding to expand its e-bike fleet in London and operate in five new boroughs.

Europeans Want More Micromobility Parking Space, Bolt Study Reveals

Europeans Want More Micromobility Parking Space, Bolt Study Revea...

According to an IFOP study, over half of people in European cities want more space dedicated to micromobility parking rather than cars.

Magpie Aviation Unveils ‘AeroTow’ Concept for Electric Aircraft

Magpie Aviation Unveils ‘AeroTow’ Concept for Electri...

Magpie Aviation has presented its aeroplane towing concept, 'AeroTow' to enable electric aircraft to travel greater distances.  

Bolt Adds London Black Cabs to Mobility App

Bolt Adds London Black Cabs to Mobility App

Bolt has launched a new Bolt Black Cab offering that allows users to order a London black cab through the Bolt platform. 

Spoke to Test C-V2X Technology to Improve Safety for Vulnerable Road Users

Spoke to Test C-V2X Technology to Improve Safety for Vulnerable R...

At smart city, Peachtree Corners, Curiosity Lab has partnered with Spoke to deliver a connected IoT ecosystem for vulnerable road users.

Gogoro Smartscooters and Battery-Swapping Launch in Philippines

Gogoro Smartscooters and Battery-Swapping Launch in Philippines

Gogoro has partnered with Ayala and Globe Group’s 917Ventures to deploy Gogoro Smartscooters and battery-swapping in the Philippines.

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