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Airbnb pilots emergency accommodation programme in San Jose

Airbnb pilots emergency accommodation programme in San Jose

The initiative aims to encourage San Jose residents to offer their homes free of charge in the event of a disaster.

Smart grid test bed accelerates clean energy vision

Smart grid test bed accelerates clean energy vision

Portland General Electric claims it is integrating smart grid technology on a scale never attempted before in the US and partnering with customers to decarbonise the grid

Regulation will drive mobility-as-a-service

Regulation will drive mobility-as-a-service

MaaS implementation will be further driven by the emerging focus on smart city initiatives, says a new report by Juniper Research

What is driving fleet owners to electrify?

What is driving fleet owners to electrify?

Sustainability benefits and lower ownership costs are cited in a new report by UPS and GreenBiz but infrastructure remains a challenge

Challenge calls for blockchain solutions for transport

Challenge calls for blockchain solutions for transport

The Mobility Open Blockchain Initiative and the Trusted IoT Alliance are seeking potential uses of the technology for autonomous vehicles and improving urban transportation

San Francisco’s BART tests earthquake early warning system

San Francisco’s BART tests earthquake early warning system

Earlier this week, San Francisco’s Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) tested a new earthquake early warning system, ShakeAlert 2.0.