About: Intelligent Transport Systems

French MEP Karima Delli (Green), rapporteur on the urban mobility report
Transport 10-11-2015

Transport Committee greenlights emission-capping urban mobility report

The European Parliament's Transport and Tourism Committee (TRAN) approved a report on sustainable transport in cities today (10 November) that includes measures on digitising transport infrastructure and capping emissions. The bill will be voted on in a plenary session on 2 December and is intended as a set of recommendations for the European Commission ahead of a legislative proposal expected in 2017.
The Commission says its programms on intelligent transport systems can reduce congestion, CO2 emissions and traffic-related injuries and fatalities.
Transport 30-09-2015

‘Intelligent mobility’ faces reluctance from commercial carriers

SPECIAL REPORT / EU plans to digitise transport infrastructure to vehicle communication aim at a broad transformation of road, rail, air and maritime transit.
Transport 20-03-2015

‘Intelligent’ technologies open new avenues for European transport

Connected vehicles filled with communication technologies offer an unprecedented opportunity to achieve the European Union's dream of an integrated multi-modal transport system, according to EU policymakers and industry experts.
Transport 18-07-2012

Touch and go: EU wants ‘intelligent’ transport systems

Travelling across Europe by rail, coach or other services would become easier if EU national governments would do a better job of sharing information and using technology to improve trip planning, said EU officials trying to spur transport efficiency.
Digital 09-11-2010

Kroes renews EU push for ‘connected’ cars

Neelie Kroes, the EU's commissioner for digital affairs, is urging car manufacturers to use information technology to improve road safety and unblock Europe's congested roads.
Transport 17-12-2008

EU eyes faster deployment of ‘intelligent transport’

The European Commission has proposed the adoption of a new EU directive to speed up deployment of ICT solutions in road transport in a bid to develop cleaner, safer and more efficient European transport systems.

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