Decarbonising Transport

Decarbonising Transport

Thought leadership and insight
on how to decarbonise the sector.

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The Transport Knowledge Hub

A free resource for local decision makers considering investments in transport projects.

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Integrating the Planning and Delivery of Sustainable Transport with New Housing Development


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The Unintended Consequences Of Freezing Fuel Duty


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Maximising the benefits
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Greener Journeys: helping to make the switch to sustainable travel

Greener Journeys is dedicated to encouraging more sustainable travel.  Our research enables positive and evidence-based decisions about how people travel. Through our initiative the Transport Knowledge Hub we work with local and central Government and the transport community to encourage investments that will facilitate inclusive and sustainable economic growth.

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03 March 2020, Decarbonising transport: a Transport Knowledge Hub national workshop

Published on: 6th March 2020

On 3 March 2020, the Transport Knowledge Hub held a national workshop focused on how to provide a credible framework for the decarbonisation of transport. The event included addresses by: Professor Dieter Helm CBE, Professor of Economics, University of Oxford Professor Stephen Glaister, Professor of Transport and Infrastructure, Centre for Transport Studies, Imperial College, London…

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Transport planners: we need to get our act together on decarbonisation

Greener Journeys logo Published on: 24th September 2020 by Stephen Bennett.

Transport planners, we have failed. In the past decade, there has been little to no progress in reducing greenhouse gas emissions from surface transport in the UK. Due to reductions in emissions from other sectors, it is now the highest-emitting sector in our economy. Okay, that may be a bit harsh. Transport planners have actually…

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