India: Ushering in a New Road Safety Culture

India: Ushering in a New Road Safety Culture

In this two-part article Rajesh Seth explains how the Indian government is pushing ahead with policy to improve road safety and establish a new model to deal with transport risks. India is a road nation As the Indian government extends its road infrastructure,...
Electric Buses Are Finally Catching On In America

Electric Buses Are Finally Catching On In America

Behind the tsunami of electric cars hitting the road, a much quieter transformation is taking place—buses are starting to turn electric. Travelling by bus is already one of the easiest and most effective ways to fight climate change. By substituting a passenger car...
Bike Lanes Made of Solar Panels. Really!

Bike Lanes Made of Solar Panels. Really!

Cycling is already one of the most sustainable methods of getting from A to B that there is. But one municipality in the Netherlands decided to take that a step further when, in 2015, it built a bike path that actually generates energy. Engineers in Krommenie, about...
Reimagining Berlin: A City for People

Reimagining Berlin: A City for People

Until the accident on September 2019, Invalidenstraße in Berlin-Mitte was a fairly safe street.  And then, on 6 September 2019, a man drove his SUV into a group of people standing on the sidewalk killing four of them including a four-year-old boy and his grandmother....