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Clean Fuels and Vehicles

Source London

London's integrated network of Electric Vehicle Charging Points

Website: https://www.sourcelondon.net/


Office for Low Emission Vehicles

The Office for Low Emission Vehicles (OLEV), part of the UK Department for Transport, is dedicated to taking forward the UK Government's ambitious programme of the decarbonisation of transport and the transition to a sustainably lower carbon vehicle fleet .Through OLEV, working with UK industry and the regions, the DfT aim to position the UK as a world leader in the development, demonstration, manufacture and use of ultra-low carbon automotive technology.

Website: http://www.dft.gov.uk/topics/sustainable/olev/


Newride

The leading website for users and buyers of electric vehicles (EVs) in London.

Website: www.newride.org.uk


Elektromotive

A leading provider of technology and engineering solutions for electric vehicle recharging stations. Administer the Elektrobay charging points for Electric and plug in hybrid vehicles used across various London Boroughs

Website: www.elektromotive.co.uk


DrivElectric Ltd

An authority on all aspects of the electric vehicle industry and markets advising businesses and individuals on the best available EV technology today as well as vehicles that are likely to become available in the future.

Website: www.drivelectric.com


Future Transport Systems

Helping make electric vehicles a reality by providing specialist consultancy to deliver projects that integrate low carbon vehicles with infrastructure technologies, systems and stakeholder groups

 

Cycling

Santander Cycle Hire 

London's public bike scheme

Website: http://www.tfl.gov.uk/corporate/about-tfl/what-we-do/cycling

 


 London Cycling Maps

Transport for London provides 14 cycling maps covering all of Greater London

Website: http://www.tfl.gov.uk/modes/cycling/routes-and-maps


 

London Cycling Campaign

London Cycling Campaign is a charity which pushes cycling up the political agenda.

Website: www.lcc.org.uk


Bikability

Bikeability is one of Cycling England's flagship schemes, teaching children cycling proficiency.

Website: www.bikeability.org.uk


European Cyclists' Federation

The European Cyclists' Federation (ECF) promotes cycling across Europe.

It incorporates the Velo-City Conferences and Euro-Velo, the European Cycle Route Network.

Website: www.ecf.com


Bike Week

The biggest nationwide cycling event in the UK. 

Website: www.bikeweek.org.uk


Sky Ride

Sky Ride organises small and large scale group rides across the UK in partnership with British Cycling, the national governing body for cycling.

Website: www.goskyride.com/ 


LED bicycle lanes in Copenhagen

This short video shows how Copenhagen is introducing a new lighting system to help reduce the risk of right turn collisions between cars and cyclists. The lights are visible to motorists in their side mirror and when they shoulder check for cyclists. The lights are activated through a sensor in the asphalt that is triggered by a bicycle.

Website: www.vimeo.com/7922372

 

London Freight Matters

London Freight Matters

Microsite from TfL giving information about the plan and details of key projects

Website: https://tfl.gov.uk/info-for/deliveries-in-london/


City of London "Freight Corridor Research Study"

Funded by CIVITAS Activity Fund

Study report: PDF Document

 

Intelligent transport systems

ITS in the European Commission

Provides information about what the EC aim to achieve in ITS and it's Action Plan for the Deployment of Intelligent Transport Systems

Website: www.ec.europa.eu/transport/its/index_en.htm

 

Monitoring and Evaluation

Max Mobility Management Tools

A whole array of tools for evaluation of MM projects.

Website: www.epomm.eu


Victoria Transport Institute

A comprehensive source of information about innovative management solutions to transportation problems.

Website: www.vtpi.org


CATCH

CATCH (Carbon Aware Travel CHoice) is a project with the ultimate aim to reduce the carbon dioxide emissions of the urban transport sector by encouraging carbon-friendly travel choices. Fact sheets are also available from the website.

Website: http://www.carbonaware.eu/about.html 


Fact Sheets 

The following CATCH fact sheets demonstrate the benefits of CO2 reduction and are available to view or download:

Benefits of CO2 reduction in transport for Health
Benefits of CO2 reduction in transport for Planning
Benefits of CO2 reduction in transport for Time
Benefits of CO2 reduction in transport for Cost
Benefits of CO2 reduction in transport for Community
Benefits of CO2 reduction in transport for Safety


Alter-Motive Project

An online catalogue of research reports and case studies from around the world that have looked at alternate fuels and efficient automotive technologies. The simple filter function allows you to search by country, keyword and date.

Website: http://www.alter-motive.org/index.php/show-case-directory

 

Public Transport

Transport for London (TfL)

Responsible for running London's transport services, including the tube network, London Buses, the Docklands Light Railway, London Trams and the London Congestion Charge Scheme.

Website: www.tfl.gov.uk


Department for Transport

Responsible for delivering the UK transport system, including overseeing public transport.

Website: www.dft.gov.uk


International Association of Public Transport (UITP)

The international organisation for public transport authorities and operators, policy decision-makers, scientific institutes and the public transport supply and service industry.

Website: www.uitp.org


London Oyster Card

The multi-modal electronic ticketing system for London's transport network.

Website: www.tfl.gov.uk/oyster


National Rail Enquiries

Information about all rail services in the UK

Website: www.nationalrail.co.uk


Victoria Transport Institute

A comprehensive source of information about innovative management solutions to transportation problems.

Website: www.vtpi.org


The Man in Seat Sixty-One

How to travel overland comfortably & affordably where you might think that air was now the only option.

Website: www.seat61.com

Shared Space

Exhibition Road

The project by Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea to convert Exhibition Road into Shared Space

Website: www.rbkc.gov.uk/exhibitionroad/shared.html

 

 

Travel Plans Links

COMMERCE Project

This project developed pan-European standards and guidelines for Workplace Travel Plans and a number of other tools to help WTP promotion.

Website: www.commerce-eu.org


Golden Mile Transport Group

This area-based travel plan serves numerous large and small organisations located along a main corridor in West London.

Website: http://www.goldenmilegroup.org.uk/


Max Eva

EPOMM's Max Eva tool benchmarks projects such as travel plans, comparing measures, cost, modal shift and Co2 reduction.

Website: www.epomm.eu


Walking

Living Streets

Living Streets works to create safe, attractive and enjoyable streets, where people want to walk.

Website: www.livingstreets.org.uk


Walk London

Funded by Transport for London, Walk London has worked with the local authorities to develop an impressive network of quality walking routes

Website: www.walklondon.org.uk


Walk It Campaign

The Urban Walking Route Planner

Website: www.walkit.com


International Walk to School

International Walk to School Month gives children, parents, school teachers and community leaders an opportunity to be part of a global event as they celebrate the many benefits of walking.

Website: www.iwalktoschool.org