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Promoting Bicycling in Car-Oriented Cities: Lessons from Washington, DC and Frankfurt Am Main, Germany

Ralph Buehler, Denis Teoman, Brian Shelton
2021 Urban Science  
Both cities had detailed bike plans and specific mode share goals for bicycling.  ...  However, those plans were only used as guideposts for a step-by-step approach to bicycle promotion that focused on integrating bicycling into everyday decision making in transport, traffic engineering,  ...  The authors would like to thank Martin Lanzendorf and his team for providing initial links to documents and reports from the Frankfurt area.  ... 
doi:10.3390/urbansci5030058 fatcat:yie4q2ywyjcqfopmt66yocovxa

Critical factors for implementing and diffusing sustainable product-Service systems: insights from innovation studies and companies' experiences

Fabrizio Ceschin
2013 Journal of Cleaner Production  
Pre-print version of the paper published in the Journal of Cleaner Production: Ceschin F. (2013) Critical factors for implementing and diffusing sustainable product-Service systems: insights from innovation  ...  project vision; creation of room for broad and reflexive learning processes.  ...  Acknowledgements The author would like to thank three anonymous referees for their useful comments and suggestions on the first version of this paper.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.jclepro.2012.05.034 fatcat:ahkqak734jefdnpawofwvvhm3u

Understanding the diffusion of public bikesharing systems: evidence from Europe and North America

Stephen D. Parkes, Greg Marsden, Susan A. Shaheen, Adam P. Cohen
2013 Journal of Transport Geography  
20 Since the mid-2000s, public bikesharing (also known as "bike hire") has developed and 21 spread into a new form of mobility in cities across the globe.  ...  This paper presents an analysis 22 of the recent increase in the number of public bikesharing systems.  ...  Note: There have been two program closures 350 (SmartBike, which was replaced by Capital Bikeshare, and Chicago B-Cycle) and two 351 program suspensions (Golden Community Bike Share and DecoBike Long Beach  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.jtrangeo.2013.06.003 fatcat:lc7i6dguinefjohj6fed7pngau

Dimensioning of a Bike Sharing System (BSS): A Study Case in Nezahualcoyotl, Mexico

Javier Garcia-Gutierrez, Javier Romero-Torres, Juan Gaytan-Iniestra
2014 Procedia - Social and Behavioral Sciences  
Particularly, Bike Sharing Systems (BSS) have been adapted successfully in places where it has identified a large proportion of short trips and characteristic geospatial conditions.  ...  The process involves: an optimal stations location modeling and a discrete simulation process for determining the ideal number of bicycles and the number of parking lots per station.  ...  Acknowledgements This research was supported by the Autonomous Mexico State University through the project 3319-2012CHT. We thank all the people involved in the field work for their efforts.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.sbspro.2014.12.206 fatcat:s7nupd2ozvhdrl627rniqs4fji

Impact Assessments of New Mobility Services: A Critical Review

Tom Storme, Corneel Casier, Hossein Azadi, Frank Witlox
2021 Sustainability  
To this end, this study presents an in-depth review of NMS and their diverse features (e.g., car sharing, bike sharing, Mobihubs, etc.), as an alternative to privately-owned travel modes.  ...  Assessing the impact of new mobility systems (e.g., shared mobility services, mobility as a service (MaaS), and Mobihubs) in urban contexts remains a challenging endeavor due to the varying priorities  ...  Improved implementation of shared mobility and MaaS to increase uptake of low-carbon transportation in cities (Interreg 2 Seas Mers Zeeën). European Regional Development Fund.  ... 
doi:10.3390/su13063074 fatcat:dtsu2dk57nbtjdjls5q5rzyvsq

A Dynamic Programming Model for Operation Decision-Making in Bicycle Sharing Systems under a Sustainable Development Perspective

2017 Sustainability  
While the operation decision-making problem in bicycle sharing system is yet to be studied, literatures on other PPP projects and supply chain have already proposed some approaches to solve the similar  ...  Maintaining a balance between revenue and expenditure is the key to the sustainable development of a bicycle sharing system (BSS), and is a challenge for almost all systems worldwide.  ...  [19] developed a network flow model to support decision-making in the design and management of the BSS.  ... 
doi:10.3390/su9060895 fatcat:nd66pwkybzf3lfocmeqsp3zhna

China's Hangzhou Public Bicycle

Susan A. Shaheen, Hua Zhang, Elliot Martin, Stacey Guzman
2011 Transportation Research Record  
The authors acknowledge Xuejun Tao of the Hangzhou Public Bicycle system for his invaluable assistance with this study.  ...  The authors also thank Huyun Jiang, Yuda Song, and Yikan Wei for their assistance with survey administration.  ...  For instance, surveys of SmartBike (Washington, D.C.), Vélo′v (Lyon, France), and Vélib′ (Paris) have found that many program users are using bikesharing to make trips they would otherwise have made with  ... 
doi:10.3141/2247-05 fatcat:ovdyjmfsereq7jpj4hnskdctzi

Transportation and Sustainable Development in a Mid-Size French City, Dijon

Yves Boquet
2014 International Review for Spatial Planning and Sustainable Development  
electric shuttles in the city centre, free bike system, development of bike lanes, increasing car-free areas in the city center, investing in Dijon becoming a central connection city for the TGV network  ...  In most cases, the cities have contracted with a major advertising company, JC Decaux for the "Cyclocity" or ClearChannel for the "SmartBike": in exchange for being awarded the outside advertising and  ... 
doi:10.14246/irspsd.2.2_52 fatcat:aigkfynzyfb6tosgm6nqhxzo3a

Impact-Driven Investing in New Mobility Enterprises: Perspectives from Kampala, Uganda, and Hyderabad, India

Thet Hein Tun, Travis Fried, Chaitanya Kanuri, Anna Oursler, Adam Davidson, Ben Welle
2021 World Resources Institute  
Innovative new mobility solutions—especially when driven by impact-oriented investments and enabled by inclusive policies—can be part of the solution for sustainable and equitable transport.  ...  It concludes with opportunities to confront these challenges and pathways to safe, clean and inclusive transportation for vulnerable urban residents in the global south.  ...  -carshare, bikeshare Data-driven decision-making Using data at the user and system levels ▪ Insights for cities -asset management, infrastructure and investment planning ▪ Insights for operators -fleet  ... 
doi:10.46830/wriwp.20.00036 fatcat:bijp7a5kqjaa7n722tk52abtki

IoT Notifications: from disruption to benefit - Architectures for the future of notifications in the IoT [article]

TEODORO MONTANARO
2018
The "AlertMe" system takes advantage of semantic technologies in order to make context-dependent and policy based decisions.  ...  make decisions) for future experiments.  ...  The survey has been accessible for two months and consisted of 10 questions divided into three main sections. The first section aimed at acquiring user demographic and habits information.  ... 
doi:10.6092/polito/porto/2712588 fatcat:elg543btonaezjaxzoj7onudyq

The UBC Public Bicycle System Feasibility Study

Adam Cooper
2009
The report considers whether such a system could improve on‐campus mobility, reduce travel times and advance transportation and sustainability goals of the University and the region.  ...  The report evaluates relevant components of implementing a public bicycle system: the success factors, usage rates, and the expected costs and benefits.  ...  and future transit ridership, and reviews transportation policy to provide context for past and future transit decisions.  ... 
doi:10.14288/1.0107180 fatcat:a7x46slwsjhqrbvm24jpxcbqqm

Bike-sharing and the promotion of urban sustainable mobility

Matthieu Floret
2014 unpublished
Doch eine genaue Untersuchung zeigt erst auf, dass die bereits implementierten Bike-sharing Systeme ihre Versprechen von Nachhaltigkeit nicht erfüllen.  ...  attention, this master thesis suggests that the raison d'être of the bike-sharing phenomenon lies in its provision of an aesthetic experience transforming the perception of urban space and life by performing  ...  Terminologies and abbreviations used in this master thesis Bike-Sharing and Bike-Sharing Scheme/System/Service ! ! ! Studying the bike-sharing phenomenon ! ! !  ... 
doi:10.25365/thesis.34470 fatcat:3mptijfcqvaeddqpotz7n7dwam

Planning for Active Transportation in the Western United States: An Alternative Future for Cache Valley, Utah

Stephanie A. Tomlin
2018
systems of the west.  ...  This was done though a comprehensive literature review to glean important active transportation policies, infrastructure, and best practices.  ...  Bicycle (Bike) Share: Bike share is a public bike rental system owned, operated and maintained by one or multiple entities.  ... 
doi:10.26076/bafd-dc79 fatcat:otwihk2zgnf2xaf2zzds5com6e

Artistic, Cultural, and Political Interdependence: Cities in Motion Facing the Challenges of Technological Advances." In Cities in a Changing World edited by J. Montgomery. AMPS Proceedings Series

Christiane Wagner
2022 Zenodo  
Therefore, it is not trivial to distinguish the political and economic aspects of a social fact from its immediate need to find solutions for the urban environment.  ...  or digital–through the images, sounds, and integrated planning that represent local and global challenges to a sustainable environment.  ...  Gaspar, and Pedro O. Teixeira for the visual assistance to the first author. ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.6140332 fatcat:c7dfrabgjfgg3lgeddyzoecovu

Issue 29 Introduction: Computing the City

Armin Beverungen, Florian Sprenger
2017 Fibreculture Journal  
Smog thus appears as a way for making citizens sense.  ...  The smart city needs to make no excuses for its failures: it is always only preliminary, failures are part of its experimental character, yet nonetheless it remains infinitely replicable; a model for the  ...  We would also like to sincerely thank our reviewers for their help during the peer review process, and Su Ballard and Mat Wall-Smith for the very enjoyable collaboration.  ... 
doi:10.15307/fcj.29.212.2017 fatcat:zoqi2hu5frhyxfmdsmqktyrxiq
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