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Region Skåne new partner in CLOSER
19 November 2019
Region Skåne is responsible for health care, public transport and sustainable development throughout Skåne. Region Skåne is working to bring the regional perspective into physical planning, in order to strengthen long-term sustainable growth and development.
Volvo Trucks launches sales of electric trucks for urban transport
11 November 2019
Sales of Volvo's fully electric trucks for urban transport have now begun, which have been developed and tested within the framework of the DenCity project together with DB Schenker, Coop Sweden, Gothenburg City, Gothenburg Energy, TGM and Renova.
The importance of consolidation efforts in dense cities
8 November 2019
The future sees us moving towards dense cities with more deliveries and more people. It is therefore hugely important to form collaborations that consolidate the transport of freight and people. We need to work more closely with our neighbours within our own city, region and country, as well as within the Nordics.
Trivector, new partner in CLOSER
5 November 2019
Trivector is a consulting and development company that works for sustainable urban development and sustainable freight and passenger transport.
Recycling Barge Popular among Gothenburg Residents
4 October 2019
There is great interest now that the recycling barge is available in the central parts of Gothenburg along the river. Over the last weekend of September the barge was visited by more than 600 people at the station near Eriksbergstorget alone, and it also stops at Sannegårdshamnen, Stigbergskajen, Rosenlund and Stenpiren.
Josephine Darlington is CLOSER's latest addition
2 October 2019
"A new and exciting chapter in my life began on 1/9. I was given the opportunity to become a part of Lindholmen Science Park, which promotes many of the issues about which I am passionate and where I now have the opportunity to influence the outcome."
New Project Manager with Focus on EU Project
1 October 2019
Anna Björkman became the new project manager at CLOSER on September 1. Her work areas are primarily within EU projects focussed on railway, terminals and connected and digitalised logistics.
A Collective Responsibility to Switch to Fossil-Free Cargo Transport
18 September 2019
The Swedish Parliament has decided that carbon dioxide emissions from the transport sector in Sweden should be decreased by 70 per cent from the 2010 figure by 2030. Against this background, shipment purchasers were invited to listen to what IVL Swedish Environmental Research Institute, Triple F, Volvo, Scania, DHL, Gasum and Fordons Gas believe is the way going forward and learn about their approach to how we can switch to fossil-free cargo transport on roads.
The Industry is Ready to Run HCT
18 September 2019
There are countless initiatives to increase societal sustainability and there are numerous solutions within the transport sector that are ready to be put into operation. High Capacity Transports (HCT) is an area that is basically ready to roll out. But it is quite there just yet. But what is necessary and what potential does HCT offer?
Innovations, Nudging and Keys to Greater Transport Efficiency
12 September 2019
During TREFF, the Transport Efficiency Day, it was clear that the transport sector has come a long way with sustainable innovations. But what is needed for innovations and more sustainable alternatives to become reality and to be scaled up? This is something with which Ulf Ceder, Scania and Katharina Paoli of A Win Win World have experienced.
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Hearing om transporteffektiva och fossilfria godstransporter
EUROPEAN CONFERENCE about the Results from Road Transport Research in H2020 projects
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