Transportation Links

Photo Links related to transportation presented in somewhat random fashion: Headlines http://transportblog.co.nz/2015/07/21/the-equity-implications-of-minimum-parking-requirements http://www.salon.com/2014/07/27/listen_up_america_its_time_to_starting_making_mass_transit_free The Guide to Sustainable Transport 2014 – @bluegreentweet Flickr Transportation Twitter @RickVelotta Elsewhere on the Web http://transportblog.co.nz – @TransportBlog Reports Mobilizing Sustainable Transportation for Development (PDF) @sustdev Recommended Listening The driverless car-where is it taking us? – Former vice-president of research and …

Berlin-Copenhagen Bikeway

Photo: Royston Rascals, Bikeway The international Berlin-Copenhagen Bikeway links the German with the Danish capital, three idyllic regions and a lot of friendly people. Key Links http://www.bike-berlin-copenhagen.com/ http://www.bike-berlin-copenhagen.com/blog http://www.bike-berlin-copenhagen.com/content/faq-travel-talk Elsewhere on the Web https://www.bikemap.net/en/r/420666/ Cycle Route 420666 – via Bikemap.net Wikipedia: The Berlin–Copenhagen Cycle Route (German: Radfernweg Berlin-Kopenhagen) is a 630 km (390 mi) long-distance …

Biking in Las Vegas 2018

Hashtags: #BikeWeekLV May is Bike Month. May 14-18 is League of American Bicyclists National Bike to Work Week. In Las Vegas, the week is … Bike Week Las Vegas. Hashtag: #BikeWeekLV Key Links https://www.bikeleague.org/content/bike-month-dates-events-0 https://www.facebook.com/leagueamericanbicyclists @BikeLeague Questions Any events or meetups scheduled? Is there an online map or apps featuring the bike lanes in Las …

Bicycle Friendly 2018

The League of American Bicyclists welcomed 65 new and renewing Bicycle Friendly Communities, bringing the number of communities to 430. Here is the ​List of Fall 2017 awardees and All BFC Awards through Fall 2017 Hashtag: #BicycleFriendly Key Links http://bikeleague.org http://bikeleague.org/content/over-400-bicycle-friendly-communities-all-50-states Questions In a few words, what is #BicycleFriendly? Is there public information online that provides a deep dive into …

Bus

Photo: NSW State Archies, Belmore Falls Bus (1953) Headlines https://www.brainpickings.org/2018/06/28/freeman-dyson-maker-of-patterns-creativity Planeta.com ByT Band 6th Anniversary Prime Minister’s Bus Tour Not a Bus Tour Transportation

Bicycle Friendly

Buzzwords Bicycle-friendly policies and practices help some people feel more comfortable about traveling by bicycle with other traffic. The level of bicycle-friendliness of an environment can be influenced by many factors resulting from town planning and cycling infrastructure decisions. – Wikipedia From the League of American Bicyclists Bicycling is more than a practical, cost-effective solution …

ICAO

International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) Key Links http://www.icao.int http://www.icao.int/Meetings/EventsApp/Pages/default.aspx http://www.icao.int/environmental-protection/Pages/default.aspx https://www.youtube.com/user/ICAOvideo/videos https://twitter.com/icao Tweets by icao Coverage The Dawn of Climate-Friendly Air Travel http://cleantechnica.com/2016/10/18/new-icao-aviation-climate-pact-fly-earth-friendly-skies/ http://aviationbenefits.org/newswire/2016/10/historic-aviation-climate-agreement-reached-at-icao/ http://www.euractiv.com/section/transport/news/global-deal-on-aviation-emissions-puts-eu-scheme-under-pressure http://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-37573434 http://www.cnbc.com/2016/10/06/the-associated-press-un-agreement-reached-on-aircraft-climate-change-emissions.html http://www.icao.int/Newsroom/Pages/ICAO-Assembly-achieves-historic-consensus-on-sustainable-future-for-global-civil-aviation.aspx http://icsa-aviation.org/global-aviation-co2-deal-adopted-with-mixed-results-just-as-paris-agreement-takes-off http://carbonmarketwatch.org/press-statement-global-aviation-climate-measure-an-uncertain-first-step Planes need to stop existing in a parallel universe when it comes to the climate fight http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/57ea8af4e4b0972364dea46d http://www.earthisland.org/journal/index.php/elist/eListRead/will_the_aviation_sectors_planned_carbon_offset_scheme_help_curb_emissions_ Embedded Tweets Press Statement: Global aviation climate …

Cars

Photo Car = a road vehicle, typically with four wheels, powered by an internal combustion engine and able to carry a small number of people. Elsewhere on the Web https://www.kbb.com https://www.kbb.com/used-cars https://consumerreports1.truecar.com Headlines https://www.theatlantic.com/science/archive/2018/06/how-the-carmakers-trumped-themselves/562400/ Planeta.com Transportation Autonomous Vehicle Gas

Airplanes

Photo Airplane = a powered flying vehicle with fixed wings and a weight greater than that of the air it displaces Also see: aircraft Embedded Tweets Here's why some plane seats don't line up with the windows pic.twitter.com/MOOAHLpMQk — Business Insider (@businessinsider) December 30, 2017 Why planes leave white trails in the sky — and …