News

July 14, 2020

Pineville Voice

A man wearing a face mask rides a scooter near the Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow on May 15, during a strict lockdown in Russia to stop the spread of COVID-19.

Transportation Sustainability Research Center Co-Director Susan Shaheen discusses how scooters and electric bikes (e-bikes) are gaining traction as the COVID-19 lockdowns ease in the Pineville, North Carolina. 

July 2, 2020

Vulog

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TSRC's Susan Shaheen has been selected for Vulog's Top 20 of 2020 Influential Women in Mobility. The “Influential Women of Mobility” project celebrates women's achievements in mobility and encourages a shift towards greater gender equality in the industry. 

June 17, 2020

Financial Times

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Uber has signed a deal to manage public transport in Marin County, in the San Francisco Bay area, with its software.

Residents in Marin, which has a population of 250,000, will be able to book rides on public minibuses through Uber’s app, which will match riders travelling in the same direction.

June 12, 2020

UC Berkeley

Congratulations to Transportation Sustainability Research Center (TSRC) survey researchers Jacquelyn Broader and Adam Cohen on earning spot Staff Appreciation and Recognition Awards!

Read more about their efforts and achievements here.

May 29, 2020

New York Times

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It was a difficult question even before the coronavirus pandemic hit: When self-driving cars eventually rule the roads, will Americans own their cars or make use of ride-hailing fleets?

May 20, 2020

Hindustan Times

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Car-sharing platforms, which have suffered during the Covid-19 lockdown, see an opportunity emerging: an increase in short-distance, local trips as U.S. consumers look for a different way of getting to work and running errands.

May 8, 2020

Mercury News

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While clean air and traffic-free roads have been one of the few silver linings amid the coronavirus pandemic, there are worrying signs that the Bay Area’s fearsome congestion could come roaring back once public life resumes — and perhaps be worse than ever.

April 26, 2020

April 14, 2020

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Fleet Forward asked eight subject matter experts from various corners of the travel, transportation, and mobility spectrums to assess the short- and long-term impacts of the coronavirus pandemic on mobility. 

April 1, 2020

March 16, 2020

CommuteCon will take place on April 1, 2020 from 9am - 2pm PST. CommuteCon is a free online conference that brings together people focused on finding smart, sustainable solutions to big mobility challenges.

March 3, 2020

WAMU

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ShareNow — previously known as car2go — officially shut down its carsharing business in D.C. and North America over the weekend after eight years in the city. Despite its departure, experts say that carsharing isn’t struggling here in the D.C. region.

December 19, 2019

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Chris Sands of The Leading Edge Podcast speaks with TSRC's Susan Shaheen on the societal and environmental impacts of automated transportation systems. They cover transportation technology's affect on social equity, city land uses to make way for AV and microbility, energy sources and sustainability, and some of the emerging products from different  autonomous vehicle companies.

November 18, 2019

October 22, 2019

Turo Office

When it comes to marketing, Turo tries to make every dollar count.

September 12, 2019

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