news for mobility

  •  environment

An Energy Union to unlock city potential

The Energy Union Package should enable cities to contribute to its goal of creating a resilient energy system and an ambitious climate policy for 'secure, sustainable, competitive and affordable energy'.

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publication date : 20-05-2015

  •  cooperation
  •  economy
  •  knowledge society
  •  mobility

EFSI vote in Parliament safeguards CEF and Horizon 2020 funding

EUROCITIES welcomes the outcome of the vote in the European Parliament’s economic and monetary affairs (ECON) and budgets (BUDG) committees on 20 April on the European Fund for Structural Investments (EFSI).

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publication date : 24-04-2015

  •  mobility

Cities for accessibility, jobs and inclusion conference

Lisbon, Berlin and EUROCITIES are teaming up to host a conference on accessibility and its impact on the economy, jobs, social inclusion and active ageing: ‘Cities for accessibility, jobs and inclusion - breaking down barriers together’.

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publication date : 16-04-2015

  •  mobility

Predicting & avoiding congestion - OPTICITIES solutions

Imagine if traffic congestion could be predicted and you could take steps in advance to avoid accidents and CO2 emissions?

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publication date : 15-04-2015

  •  mobility

Bremen and Ostersund win sustainable urban mobility awards

EUROCITIES member Bremen was revealed as the winner of the 2014 Sustainable Urban Mobility Plan Award at a ceremony in Brussels on 23 March.

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publication date : 25-03-2015

  •  mobility

OPTICITIES: opening urban ITS data

The cities involved in OPTICITIES are pooling their mobility data and developing a standard for multimodal urban datasets.

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publication date : 24-03-2015

  •  environment
  •  mobility

Cities in action: Edinburgh's energy efficient buses

Our latest 'cities in action' case study explores Edinburgh's Auld but not Reekie initiative, designed to reduce pollution from energy use on Edinburgh's public bus network.

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publication date : 23-03-2015

URBACT: more than €74 million to improve urban policies in Europe

The URBACT III programme will support exchange and learning to help cities fully realise their role in addressing major European challenges.

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publication date : 19-03-2015

  •  environment
  •  knowledge society
  •  mobility

EUROCITIES partners Smart City Event

Amsterdam will host the Smart City Event for the fifth time on 2-5 June 2015 and is offering a special discount to EUROCITIES members.

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publication date : 12-03-2015

  •  cooperation
  •  economy
  •  environment
  •  mobility

Working with urban-friendly MEPs

Our politicians met MEPs from the European Parliament’s Urban Intergroup, and presented our position on an EU urban agenda at the REGI committee.

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publication date : 26-02-2015