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Austin to roll out electric buses

Austin to roll out electric buses

Public transit agency Capital Metro is taking a major step towards its goal of an all-electric fleet with four Proterra Catalyst E2 buses.

How cities can overcome "aimless innovation"

How cities can overcome "aimless innovation"

Based on insights from 50 city leaders in the US, a new handbook aims to offer guidance on how technology and innovation can be deployed to benefit entire communities.

Austin puts new dockless mobility licences on hold

Austin puts new dockless mobility licences on hold

The Texan city is collecting and analysing data to assess the level of demand for currently licenced vehicles before it resumes issuing any more

Bloomberg completes climate action line-up

Bloomberg completes climate action line-up

Albuquerque, Austin, Denver, Orlando and San Antonio are named as the final cities in the American Cities Climate Challenge

Austin launches circular economy challenge

Austin launches circular economy challenge

Styrofoam coolers and wine grape skins are among the materials available for those wishing to take part in the Texas city’s annual contest to find innovative solutions to repurpose waste

Sit-down scooter ride-share rolls out in Austin

Sit-down scooter ride-share rolls out in Austin

OjO Electric will provide what claims to be the Texan city’s first ever commuter-focused electric scooter ride-share programme