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Transportation is at the forefront of new applications being developed for smart cities in China. The pace of technological change has been rapid, with the Chinese government introducing new policies to create a favourable environment for smart transportation development.
From 25 – 27 April 2018 26 Ministers, 17 of which are from European Union Member States, and over 2,000 transport experts and decision-makers will join the TEN-T Days 2018 in Ljubljana, Slovenia. This year’s conference will focus on smart, sustainable and safe mobility on the Trans-European Transport Network (TEN-T) and the appropriate investment in transport connectivity. In order to facilitate exchange and foster jobs and growth in the transport sector, TEN-T Days 2018 offers a new, dynamic format of bringing innovators of futuristic mobility solutions together with investors.
General Affairs Council, 12 April 2018.
The Council today adopted revised rules on professional lorry and bus drivers’ training that aim to promote safe and environmentally friendly driving and improve recognition of mandatory training undertaken in another EU country. A provisional agreement on the directive was reached with the European Parliament on 12 December 2017.g.
Increase capacity, reduce fuel consumption, curb pollution? If they were based on a box-wing design, aircraft of any given wingspan could achieve more with less, say EU-funded researchers who are preparing this technology for take-off. The concept they are proposing is referred to as a ‘PrandtlPlane’.