A new app which makes hiring a Boris bike easier has been developed with ticketing company, Corethree.
Public transport has been touted as the perfect vehicle for putting digital payments on the map and slowly but surely, schemes are being rolled out across Europe. First Bus' latest adoption of Barclays' Pingit is just the latest affirmation of the future of mobile money.
In the race to find consumer friendly renewable sources of energy, Audi claim to have created the sustainable ‘fuel of the future’ from just water, carbon dioxide and renewable sources of electricity.
In the summer of 2004, Stockholm put 21 biogas buses on the streets of the Swedish capital. In four years’ time, a total of 120 biogas buses will have replaced all of the diesel-driven buses. This will be one of Stockholm’s biggest environmental efforts to date and will add to the...
The government must make plans for tackling air quality in the UK, the supreme court has ruled. Several cities including London have failed to reach EU targets for nitrogen dioxide (NO2) levels for the past five years and now risk fines from Brussels.
Metropolitan and E.ON have been selected to provide the district heating system powering the next phase of the Greenwich Millennium Village (GMVL) development. The Metropolitan energy and utility infrastructure will be supplied by a new energy centre owned and operated by E.ON which will serve 1,743...
Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) has received a Queen's award for sustainable development following the opening of a £500 million factory in Wolverhampton last year.
Councils across England will receive a share of £275 million for major local roads maintenance, Transport Secretary Patrick McLoughlin announced.
The government has announced the winning bids for the Total Transport Pilot Fund that will allow local authorities in England to try new and better ways of delivering joined-up local transport in rural and isolated areas.
More than 300 local charities and community groups across England will receive new minibuses from the Department for Transport's £25 million community transport minibus fund, Transport Secretary Patrick McLoughlin has announced.
Transport Minister Baroness Kramer announced 3 initiatives to accelerate the introduction of smart ticketing across the country.
Building Information Modelling (BIM) makes designing, constructing, operating, maintaining and even demolishing spaces easier and more accessible for diverse groups of actors.
Atkins has won a four year contract to provide Building Information Modelling (BIM) technical services to HS2 Ltd, the company behind Britain's new north-south rail link.
Howard Cox, Founder of the FairFuelUK Campaign said: "Today's Budget is very welcome as Fuel Duty has been frozen again.
Viridor, one of the UK's largest recycling, resources and renewable energy companies, today (18th March 2015) welcomed the announcement by the Chancellor of the Exchequer to crack down on waste criminals whilst noting the missed opportunity to support an industry at a critical point of inflection.
What is Building Information Modelling? Building Information Modelling (BIM) is a process using 3D digital modelling software to develop a more thorough understanding of spaces.
This week, the motoring industry fought back against what it termed the 'demonisation' of diesel engines across Europe.
A huge policy gap exists around reduction of carbon emissions in the built environment a national conference of sustainability leaders has heard. Buildings expert Dr Ute Collier of the Committee on Climate Change issued the warning at Govtoday's Sustainable Communities Conference in London today...
Following the Ministerial statement in December 2014 progress for SuDS is seemingly now even less clear and appears even more difficult to deliver.
Business standards company, BSI is publishing a new standard to encourage best practice implementation of Building Information Modelling (BIM).
Electric vehicles (EVs) are revolutionising the automotive industry and becoming increasingly popular with drivers. Smooth, responsive and wonderfully quiet to drive, EV's are a cheaper and cleaner alternative to petrol and diesel cars. As a result, more and more people are converting to electric.
The Homes and Communities Agency has already exceeded its contribution to government's target to release public land with capacity for 100,000 new homes; and expects to exceed it further by the end of March.
The transformation of the design, development and maintenance of social and economic infrastructure using information technology was given a boost this week with publication of the government's new Digital Built Britain strategy.
Leading building science centre BRE introduces a national quality mark for new housing that will transform the way consumers choose the homes they buy and rent and allow house builders to differentiate themselves in the marketplace at a time of rapid growth.