1. Google Driverless Cars
On the onset of winter break, on December 23, Google announced its first fully functional driverless car, which is ready for testing on public roads. Prior to this, the Internet giant developed various prototypes that lacked on different fundamental and functional aspects.
Active Transportation and Demand Management (ATDM) is a management philosophy and suite of operations tools used to improve transportation reliability, efficiency, and safety. ATDM includes Active Traffic Management, Active Demand Management, and Active Parking Management. This video explains the ATDM concept and includes examples and testimonials from various ATDM adopters throughout the U.S.
External URL: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qd8xy0ozSXI
The Institute of Transportation Studies at the University of California, Davis has released the report, Plug-In Electric Vehicles: A Case Study of Seven Markets, that shares insights into the developing plug-in electric vehicle market in order to understand the policy, economic, infrastructure and social drivers related to vehicle adoption.