TfL has announced it will choose three operators to launch their scooter fleets in London on a trial basis - but can the UK capital learn from the problems other European cities have had with scooters?
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TfL, along with London Boroughs, hopes that the trial will help it learn more about the fast-growing mode of transport in a bid to implement a more permanent scheme going forward.
The screens have been approved by TfL, which has only given the go-ahead on safety screens for two makes of vehicle. Addison Lee has completed the upgrade as part of its Safer Journey Initiative.
Having already trialed their e-bikes in the London Boroughs of Islington and Camden, HumanForest is hoping to expand their fleet by 1,500 bikes in the UK capital by July 2021.
A long-contested bailout has been agreed by the Department of Transport and its minister Grant Schapps MP, which TfL says will keep tubes and buses running until the end of the financial year.
An open letter to the British government from the London Micromobility Alliance says that "we must radically rethink how Londoners can safely and sustainably move around".
Transport for London has discovered a number of regulatory breaches by Ola, which only began operating in the city in February 2020.
By acquiring Blue Point London, Total takes over the management and operation of London's largest EV charging network - Source London.
The Santander Cycles scheme has been expanded along the route, with three new docking stations to improve access to bikes and another two to follow.
The changes, which are said to be some of the most extreme in history, include extra bus services for low frequency routes and designated 'School Services' with colour coded passenger systems.
In 2016, London’s air exceeded the hourly legal limit for nitrogen dioxide for over 4,000 hours. In 2019, this fell to just over 100 hours – a reduction of 97 per cent.
The project will redistribute energy generated by buses not in use and provide services for the national grid, regional distribution network operators, bus operators and transport authorities.
The new Ultra Low Emissions Zone (ULEZ) will be 18 times the size of the current zone, with 750 additional cameras to be installed by October 2021.
The app features - which include real-time train times, alternative routes and accessibility options - will be developed further based on customer feedback.
The partnership between Uber and Thames Clippers aims to encourage more people to travel by boat around the city and support the ongoing expansion of the river network across London.