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TUMI E-Bus Mission

DC Circulator, Washington DC first electric passenger bus for the Department of Transportation (DDOT)
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The Costs and Benefits Appraisal Tool for Transit Buses

  • buses
  • emissions
  • greenhouse gases
  • transport
  • buses
  • emissions
  • greenhouse gases
  • transport
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Charlotte Is the Largest US City to Purchase Renewable Energy Through a Green Tariff

  • Energy
  • renewable energy
  • tariffs
  • United States
Charlotte skyline. Photo by James Willamor/Flickr
  • Energy
  • renewable energy
  • tariffs
  • United States
Insights

The View from the Bus: Better Transportation Means Better Lives

  • buses
  • sustainable cities
  • transport
Pablo Bautista and his mother, Brenda, tracing their bus route
  • buses
  • sustainable cities
  • transport
Insights

How Did Shenzhen, China Build World’s Largest Electric Bus Fleet?

  • buses
  • China
  • sustainable cities
  • transport
Electric buses in China
  • buses
  • China
  • sustainable cities
  • transport

Powering Ahead with Solar, Despite Trump Tariffs

  • Energy
  • the trump administration
  • low carbon development
  • solar
  • tariffs
  • United States
Solar panels at Nevada Crescent Dunes
  • Energy
  • the trump administration
  • low carbon development
  • solar
  • tariffs
  • United States

3 Ways Sao Paulo's Companies Helped Curb Traffic Congestion

  • buses
  • sustainable cities
  • transport
  • transportation
Sao Paulo is partnering with private companies to reduce the number of cars on the road, making streets more people-oriented. Photo by Mariana Gil/EMBARQ Brasil
  • buses
  • sustainable cities
  • transport
  • transportation

4 Inspirations for Sustainable Transport from Rio de Janeiro

  • Urban Mobility
  • Brazil
  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • buses
  • Cities
  • sustainable cities
  • technology
  • transport
  • transportation
 BRT in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Photo by Benoit Colin/EMBARQ.
  • Urban Mobility
  • Brazil
  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • buses
  • Cities
  • sustainable cities
  • technology
  • transport
  • transportation

To Maracanã and Beyond: World Cup Brings Sustainable Transport Benefits to Brazil

  • Urban Mobility
  • Brazil
  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • buses
  • Cities
  • low carbon development
  • sustainable cities
Although Brazilian cities have received criticism for short-sighted World Cup infrastructure, examples like Belo Horizonte's MOVE bus rapid transit (BRT) will generate benefits long after the final whistle blows. Photo Credit: Mariana Gil/EMBARQ Brazil.
  • Urban Mobility
  • Brazil
  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • buses
  • Cities
  • low carbon development
  • sustainable cities
Insights

10 Questions that Shine a Light on Electricity Prices

  • Governance
  • Energy
  • electricity tariffs
  • governance
  • improving electricity governance
  • tariffs
Globally, electricity tariffs have sparked questions about the equitable distribution of costs and have, in some cases, led to social unrest and controversy. Photo credit: Alexandre Baron/Flickr
  • Governance
  • Energy
  • electricity tariffs
  • governance
  • improving electricity governance
  • tariffs
Insights

4 Ways Cities Benefit from Bus Rapid Transit (BRT)

  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • buses
  • Cities
  • transportation
New research shows that bus rapid transit (BRT) systems like Bogotá's TransMilenio (pictured) have a wide range of benefits for quality of life in cities. Photo by EMBARQ.
  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • buses
  • Cities
  • transportation

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