On 24 June 2021, the Bundestag passed the amendment to the Climate Protection Act. This includes an 8-billion emergency programme, one billion of which will go to transport. Among other things, the special programme "City and Country" will be expanded by 301.5 million euros for safe bicycle...
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Federal Government's Immediate Climate Protection Programme 2022
28. June 2021 | Nachrichten > Deutschland
"Bicycle use - a positive trend that needs to be supported"
The Lower Saxony Climate Act was passed in December 2021. A DLR study on the mobility and energy turnaround will help to effectively put the climate protection requirements into practice. Because traffic volume is forecast to increase, climate-friendly alternatives such as cycling and walking are...
26. May 2021 | Nachrichten > Niedersachsen
CycleDataHub, Snuffelfiets, SmartHelm
Within the framework of the EU-funded project BITS - Bicycles and Intelligent Transport Systems, the student project group Bicycle Data of the University of Oldenburg and other European actors presented the state of research, in connection with this among others the projects "SmartHelm", "Sniffer-...
16. May 2021 | Nachrichten > Deutschland, Europa / EU
30 euros per person per year for cycle traffic
The NCP 3.0 is the strategy for the promotion of cycling throughout Germany and the guideline for the federal government, federal states, municipalities, business and science until 2030. The promotion of cycling is a joint task of the federal government, federal states and municipalities. The aim:...
22. April 2021 | Nachrichten > Deutschland
European Mobility Week Award 2020
In the final of the European Union Mobility Award, Mönchengladbach beats Granada (Spain) and Sofia (Bulgaria) in the category for municipalities with more than 100,000 inhabitants. In the category for small municipalities, the municipality of Lilienthal (near Bremen) beats Bruck an der Leitha (...
19. April 2021 | Nachrichten > Niedersachsen, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Europa / EU
Endowed professorships of the Federal Ministry of Transport and Digital Infrastructure
On 1 April 2021, Dr.-Ing. Christian Rudolph took up the professorship of "Cycling in intermodal transport networks" at the Technical University of Wildau (TH Wildau). The focus will be on complementary use to other modes of transport.
17. April 2021 | Nachrichten > Deutschland, Brandenburg
"Planning tools for bicycle traffic of the future“
Cycling is an important part of the mobility turnover. How bicycle traffic can be designed in the future is now being taught and researched at the Bergische Universität Wuppertal. Prof. Dr.-Ing. Heather Kaths is the new endowed professor funded by the Federal Ministry of Transport and Digital...
10. April 2021 | Nachrichten > Deutschland, Nordrhein-Westfalen
Mercator Research Institute on Global Commons and Climate Change (MCC)
A quite simple climate policy instrument turns out to be successful and cost-effective. Drawing on data from 106 European cities, an MCC study documents the causality.
4. April 2021 | Nachrichten > Deutschland, Weltweit
Endowed professorship for cycling traffic
The endowed professorship of the Federal Ministry of Transport and Digital Infrastructure is part of the mobility management degree programme, which is unique in this form nationwide. At the HSRM, Prof. Dr. Lohmeier focuses on the planning and design of cycle paths and facilities.
2. April 2021 | Nachrichten > Deutschland, Hessen
281,000 employees generate more than 37.7 billion euros
The bicycle as an economic factor: Current study by the Wuppertal Institute examines the bicycle industry in Germany
11. February 2021 | Nachrichten > Deutschland