European Bus Systems of the Future 2 Final Conference
The EBSF_2 consortium is glad to invite you to the Project’s Final Conference in Vienna on 18 April 2018. The all-day event will showcase the solutions and technological innovations tested within the 12 project’s test sites and give participants the opportunity to discuss the results with the demonstrations’ working teams.
The conference takes place at the Courtyard by Marriott Vienna Prater/Messe located on Trabrennstrasse 4, 1020 Vienna, Austria.
Let’s make electric public transport great again!
No fake news: The European project ELIPTIC – one of the best H2020 projects ever - will have its fantastic final conference 26 – 28 April in the fine German city of Bremen.
Find out more about electric buses, gain more knowledge about the efficiency of electric public transport or about the multi-purpose use of electric infrastructure. Enjoy test riding a battery-electric articulated bus (18m).
Nothing we want for our future is beyond our reach – so go for electrifying public transport. You have to think anyway, so why not think big - and come to Bremen – 26 -28 April for ELIPTC final conference.
Participation is for free, but registration is mandatory here.
SWOT Analysis Highlights the Strategic Potential of Electrification
The Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities and Threats (SWOT) analysis performed by consortium partner SIEMENS on the feasibility studies addressed within the ELIPTIC use cases has shed some light on the future of the proposed technologies. The analysis, based on questionnaires and interviews conducted with the use case leaders, groups the results in clusters according to the characteristics of the cities and their technological approach. Some general conclusions of the analysed four technological clusters include:
ELIPTIC Workshop - Charging Infrastructure & Policy recommendations
The ELIPTIC project has organised a workshop with local and regional authorities in cooperation with other European projects. The meeting will take place at Polis (Brussels) on 19th March 2018 afternoon, one day before the ZeEUS Final Conference.
The ELIPTIC Workshop is organised in cooperation with the EU projects ASSURED and CleanMobilEnergy and is designed primarily for local and regional authorities.
ELIPTIC presented @ TRB’s joint EU-US workshop on sustainable mobility
The Transport Research Board (TRB) Annual Meeting is the world’s largest conference on transportation.k/k It gathers more than 13.000 participants from all over the world in Washington, D.C. . The U.S. Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) and the European Commission, Directorate General for Mobility and Transport (DG MOVE) organised a joint session “Sharing innovative, tested practices in sustainable urban mobility in EU and US cities”. Participants from EU and US cities, regions, public transport providers, public sector organisations, research organisations and companies exchanged insights of their projects and policies. Robert Missen, Head of Unit in DG MOVE and Martin Knopp,...
ELIPTIC at TRB: Sharing innovative, tested practices in sustainable urban mobility in EU and US cities
ELIPTIC Coordinator Michael Glotz-Richter from the City of Bremen will take part in a joint session of the U.S. Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) and the European Commission, Directorate General for Mobility and Transport. This will take place on the sidelines of the Transport Research Board Annual Meeting in Washington, D.C. on 10 January 2018.
This is an invitation-only side-session to the main TRB programme that can welcome up to 45 participants from EU and US cities, regions, public transport providers, public sector organisations, research organisations and companies.
Are buses with a diesel-powered heater true zero-emission buses?
On 5 December 2017 about 50 experts from German speaking countries came to Bremen to discuss how to heat electric buses properly, especially during winter.
Save the date for the workshop on thermal management in e-buses in Bremen
Save the date and register for the workshop in Bremen on 5 December 2017
Towards clean bus systems: ELIPTIC at the UITP -Busworld International Bus Conference
UITP-Busworld International Bus Conference (23-25 October in Kortrijk, Belgium) culminated in the Research & Innovation Day: ZeEUS and other Bus Projects. The event gathered more than 200 stakeholders from EU institutions, industry, academia, and other professionals from the transport sector.
Save the date for the Horizon2020 CIVITAS project ELIPTIC final conference
Save the date and register for the Horizon2020 CIVITAS project ELIPTIC final conference in Bremen from 26 – 27 April 2018.