The Berlin-based Havelländische Eisenbahn (HVLE) is purchasing 10 electric hybrid locomotives, with technical assistance from the TU Berlin, which can be powered either by overhead electricity lines or with diesel fuel. The CO2 emission reduction is expected to amount to several thousands of tons...
The SunCat, the first solar-powered passenger ship in Berlin, will make two trips per day from the Fischerinsel to the Haus der Kulturen der Welt and back, starting on April 27th, 2017. With the "Solar Circle Line” the Reederei Riedel hopes to make the environmentally friendly ship more visible...
The self-driving, electric-powered shuttle bus has been doing its rounds on the Euref Campus in Berlin-Schöneberg since mid-December and has also been collecting not only interesting passengers, but also a huge amount of valuable data.
eMio will become emmy – the eMO club member is starting the scooter season with a new name and a fresh injection of capital and will be putting 200 additional e-scooters out on the streets of Berlin from April.
Intelligent mobility solutions for the city of tomorrow – five teams, consisting of 26 master’s students at the TU Berlin, presented their ideas on the topics of renewable energy, climate protection and electro-mobility on 01/31/17 as part of the interdisciplinary seminar "Prototyping...
The amount of nitrogen dioxide polluting the air has reached such heights that the Berlin Environmental Senator believes an imminent ban on particularly old diesel vehicles in the city center is inevitable.
The Berlin ePrix, which will take place from June 10th to 11th, 2017, will return to the historical Tempelhof Airport with a new route design, which will be announced soon. Tickets already purchased for the race on Karl-Marx-Allee will also be valid for the event at Tempelhof.
On Mierendorffinsel in Charlottenburg, the Berlin start-up Getaway is going live with its car sharing model for neighborhood car use. The offer is aimed at car owners who rent their cars out for money as well as people who have a driver's license who can rent these private cars for a rental fee.
The Sustainable Mobility Management MBA, now offered at the EUREF campus by TU Berlin, provides an integrative design across disciplines as energy, sustainability and mobility. Graduates will be able to plan and manage complex projects in the transport and mobility fields.
After BVG, the next eMO partner has decided to electrify its company fleet. The energy provider Vattenfall wants to acquire 3,500 e-vehicles in the next five years, thereby contributing to the reduction of CO2 emissions in Europe. A total of 750 are planned for the Berlin location alone.
With Car-2-Lab, its third project in the Berlin Electromobility Showcase, BGZ has initiated a strategic partnership that uses vehicle telematics to exemplify how digitalization can be introduced in vocational training in the motor vehicle sector.
Angela Merkel visited Door2Door: "I am delighted that this development is happening as I age, as it is of particular interest for older people.
More than 50 partners in the WindNODE joint project have officially begun their four-year work on the north-eastern German model region for smart energy with a big kick-off event. The project has a scope of nearly 70 million euros.
Potsdam is serious about changing its fleet. All the vehicles in the capital city of Brandenburg will be electric within only three years.
The international planning and consulting firm BuroHappold Engineering brought together 40 experts from a wide variety of companies to the EUREF Campus in Berlin on January 18, 2017, under the title "Design Sprint". The focus was on self-driving cars and urban spaces.