Transportation

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Good Public Transportation – A necessity for sustainable settlements

Public transport in some cities is not seen positively especially in car-dominated countries. Although most cities in the world are still dependent on cars and automobiles, there are a few cities such as London and New York where public transport is also taken by the well-off instead of private vehicles. Various developing countries like India …

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Oslo, Norway, plans to ban all private cars by 2019

Examples of Car Free Cities (Pedestrian cities)

People rely on public transport, walking, or cycling for their transportation need. Although transportation has eased out the lives but has added on to the negative side as well. The transport system is a major contributor to pollution and thus needs to be tackled. Car Free City is one such concept. Carfree cities reduce petroleum dependency, air pollution, greenhouse gas emissions and noise …

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Intermediate Public Transport Examples

How to conduct Intermediate Public Transport (IPT) Surveys

There are basically 3 types of vehicles which are fast moving (cars, 2 wheelers), slow-moving (cycle, animal-drawn vehicles) and the third category is the intermediate vehicles. Also called as ParaTransit vehicles, these are motorized vehicles of innovative designs, small in size, efficient in fuel consumption & reasonably fast. Paratransit vehicles include short trips and feeder to mass …

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Odd Even rule cooperation from people

Odd Even Rule in Delhi | Reason, Merits & Demerits

Odd Even scheme as a tool for traffic management & pollution reduction The smooth operation of a transportation system demands limited usage of private vehicles and a widespread consumption of public vehicles with adequate infrastructure to support it. However, a tendency within the citizens to travel in increased comfort and showcase a status symbol alters …

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Cycle parking

Optimizing Autonomous Modes of Transport with on Demand Mobility Systems

Private automobiles in the past century have changed the standard of personal urban mobility by facilitating door to door travel options in cities around the world. However, this mobility system has posed various challenges to factors such as its dependence on oil, production of greenhouse gases, congestion, and ever-increasing demand for parking spaces. Recently, it …

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