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Regenerative braking in trains Electrostar c2c train using regenerative breaking in London (source: Bombardier)

Employing regenerative braking in trains can lead to substantial CO2 emission reductions, especially when applied to full stop service commuter trains (8 – 17%) and to very dense...

Supporting Cycling California bikes used in South Africa’s Shova Kalula (Ride Easy) program

Cycling is a cheap, healthy, efficient form of transport that only produces greenhouse gases in the production and distribution of bicycles, and it is very well suited to short to...

The Walkable Locality - Encouraging walking Rua XV de Novembro, Curituba, also known as the Street of Flowers

Walking is an inexpensive, efficient and healthy way to travel short distances, and to link up with mass transit in order to travel longer distances. In the right environment, walking...

Traffic management © ClimateTechWiki and respective owners

Proper traffic management can ensure that traffic flows smoothly and efficiently; there is fair access for different transport modes; roads and streets are safe for all users; roads full of...

Transit-oriented development © ClimateTechWiki and respective owners

Transit-oriented Development (TOD) is a policy process that links land use to transit in order to make the most of the transit system. It is a major policy to reduce car dependence. Transit-...

Vehicle and fuel technologies © ClimateTechWiki and respective owners

This article describes a broad range of vehicle and fuel technologies for motorised transport that are currently available or in development. Their characteristics, advantages and disadvantages...

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