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Mobility Update

Mobility Update

All you need to know! We summarize the most important mobility related headlines in short and informative updates for you. If you want to go deeper into the topic, please use the links below. 

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Update 8th of July

UPDATE 1:

Senate approves 19 billion euros contract with BVG

In the coming years, BVG will renew and expand its vehicle fleet and network and convert them to be climate-friendly 

 

Source

Morgenpost

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UPDATE 2:

Germany will require all petrol stations to provide electric car charging

 In order to boost consumer demand for the vehicles as part of its 130 billion euro economic recovery plan

 

SourceReuters

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UPDATE 3:

MotorSkins obtained EXIST scholarship starting from July 2020

 

 

 

SourceMotorskins

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Update 7th of July

UPDATE 1:

Market survey: Cargobike sales increase over 50 percent annually

 

Source

CargoBike.Jetzt

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UPDATE 2:

i Live Group started pilot project to combine micromobility and urban living

 

Sourcei-Live

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UPDATE 3:

Autonomous driving: UN Decides on First Level 3 Rules

Automated driving at Level 3 is technically possible, but is practically not used due to the unclear regulations

 

SourceNext Mobility News

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Update 6th of July

UPDATE 1:

1000€ support money for E-Scooter in Regensburg

 

Source

Regensburg-Effizient

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UPDATE 2:

Galileo Green Lane app ensures that your products arrive on time

Reduce waiting times at border crossings and keep freight moving

 

Source

European Commission – Mobility and Transport

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UPDATE 3:

e.Go stops production and files for bankruptcy

e.Go wants to continue negotiating with potential national and international investors 

 

SourceManager-Magazin

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Update 3rd of July

UPDATE 1:

Sigo: Darmstadt e-cargo bike sharing system expands throughout Germany

The company’s core product is a cargo bike including a sharing station with inductive charging technology

 

SourceElectrive

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UPDATE 2:

The Drone Bird AVES Series 1 Larus gull model is now available 

The new way for professional, unobtrusive surveillance and monitoring

 

SourceTheDroneBird

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UPDATE 3:

Successful Intellicar Digital Meetup about future mobility with experts

New mobility, new concepts, many opportunities

 

 

SourceIntellicar

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Update 2nd of July

UPDATE 1:

CleverShuttle discontinues operations in Munich, Berlin and Dresden

Due to economic reasons, lack of support from local authorities and resistance from the taxi industry 

 

SourceVision Mobility

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UPDATE 2:

Earn money with your e-vehicle by selling the electricity stored in your car batteries

 

 

SourceNext-Mobility News

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UPDATE 3:

Metz and Intis present inductive charging solution for electric scooters

The wireless solution called Easy Charge is suitable all e-scooter manufacturers

 

SourceElectrive

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Update 1st of July

UPDATE 1:

TÜV association demands nationwide intelligent traffic control

Intelligent traffic control improves road safety by recording and evaluating current traffic data

 

 

SourceVDTÜV

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UPDATE 2:

Amazon buys driverless car startup Zoox for undisclosed price

Amazon is attempting to slash delivery costs by purchasing autonomous vehicle startup Zoox Inc

 

 

SourceEurope Autonews

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UPDATE 3:

Bosch advances e-bike sector with handling update and emergency app

A more dynamic performance should make e-bike more relevant as a means of transport, new app alerts in case of a fall

 

SourceVision Mobility

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Update 30th of June

UPDATE 1:

BMW and Daimler put joint cooporation for autonomous driving on hold

However, a later cooperation is possible

 

 

SourceHandelsblatt

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UPDATE 2:

Tricycle weighing 500 kilograms with a top speed of 200 km/h

The Twike 5 tricycle can reach 200 km/h with pedal assistance

 

 

SourceAuto Motor Sport

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UPDATE 3:

Smart recalls vehicles due to emergency brake assistant failure

Smart must recall over 103,000 Fortwo and Forfour models worldwide because the emergency brake assistant could switch itself off without warning

 

SourceAutomotive World

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Update 29th of June

UPDATE 1:

Mercedes-Benz has presented the articulated bus version of the eCitaro

The eCitaro G is scheduled to be delivered this year

 

SourceElectrive

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UPDATE 2:

Nine gadgets that you need for your bike

Some of the bikes reactivated these days could use a revamp. Here are a few suggestions on how to make everyday cycling smarter and safer

 

SourceHandelsblatt

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UPDATE 3:

Jaguar Land Rover partners with City of Oslo to launch wireless charging taxi project

First wireless high-powered charging system for electric taxis in the world

 

SourceAutomotive World

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Update 22nd of June

UPDATE 1:

Goodyear has introduced a tyre that is said to be self-regenerating

New concept: tyre ReCharge

 

 

SourceAuto Motor Sport

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UPDATE 2:

New EU regulation allows longer truck cabins 

Daf trucks are getting a facelift: the first since 1987

 

 

SourceVision Mobility

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UPDATE 3:

Ducati starts with electric scooter and electric folding bikes – Ducati launches new brand under the name Ducati Urban

 

 

SourceElectrive

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Update 18th of June

UPDATE 1:

SIGO starts Cargo Bike Sharing in Frankfurt and Wiesbaden

And win a great new partner – Unternehmensgruppe Nassauische Heimstätte 

 

SourceSigo / LinkedIn

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UPDATE 2:

Donkey Republic starts “bike to work – employee benefits” – program

 

SourceDonkey Republic

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UPDATE 3:

Sixt starts new car subscriptions

Like music streaming for the street

 

SourceHandelsblatt.de

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Update 17th of June

UPDATE 1:

Only about 40 percent of Germans are accepting e-scooters

47.4 percent do not want a road traffic permit 

 

Sourcenext-mobility.news

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UPDATE 2:

E-bike sales increase significantly in 2019

Sales of bicycles and e-bikes increased to 4.23 billion euros in 2019

 

Sourceecomento.de

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UPDATE 3:

CityQ launches a new version of its Car-eBike

Their goal: Turn key platform for the new, smart, 4 wheel e-bikes

 

 

SourceLinkedIn / CityQ

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Update 16th of June

UPDATE 1:

First vehicles of electric car startup Lucid Motors … 

… are to be delivered at the beginning of next year.

 

SourceEFahrer.com

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UPDATE 2:

Swobbee introduces two battery changing stations in Stuttgart 

in cooperation with Stadtwerke Stuttgart GmbH

 

SourceSwobbee / LinkedIn

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UPDATE 3:

Focusing on the last mile

Uber starts another pilot project in rural areas.

 

 

SourceIntellicar.de

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Update 12th of June

UPDATE 1:

Chargery start operating business in the Netherlands

Now in Amsterdam, Rotterdam and The Hague 

 

SourceLinkedIn / Chargery

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UPDATE 2:

We Share introduces Paypal as payment method

 

SourceIntellicar

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UPDATE 3:

Five corona effects on mobility

Our mobility mindset has in part radically changed during the pandemic

 

 

Sourcenext-mobility.news

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Update 11th of June

UPDATE 1:

Ford’s e-scooter company Spin starts in Germany

Start was Cologne, Dortmund and Essen will follow next week

 

 

Sourcewiwo.de

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UPDATE 2:

VW and Ford commit to partnership

VW acquires billion-dollar stake in Ford subsidiary Argo AI 

 

Sourceautohaus.de

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UPDATE 3:

Tesla: more valuable than BMW, Daimler and VW all together

Tesla stock rises to over 1000 dollars for the first time

 

 

Sourcehandelsblatt.com

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Update 10th of June

UPDATE 1:

The German Mobility Award looking for the best ideas again 

Application till 7th july

 

 

Sourcemobilitaet-bb.de

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UPDATE 2:

Lilium raised $35M from Baillie Gifford

the Scottish VC has also backed Tesla and SpaceX

 

Sourcetechcrunch.com

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UPDATE 3:

Uber for Business starts in Germany

 

 

Sourcevision-mobility.de

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Update 9th of June

UPDATE 1:

High potential of electricity-based fuels 

Electric cars alone won’t achieve climate goals

 

 

Source: faz.net

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UPDATE 2:

Plans for expansion of hydrogen technology

Up to 5GW of electrolysis capacity should be installed by 2030

 

Source: next-mobility.news

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UPDATE 3:

No buyer’s premium for combustion cars

Berlin doubles federal share of environmental bonus

 

 

Sourceelectrive.net

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Update 8th of June

UPDATE 1:

Private transport is experiencing an unexpected comeback 

The bicycle experiences a boom – and the car

 

Source: Spiegel.de

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UPDATE 2:

GLS completes conversion to electrical delivery in Düsseldorf

 

Source: ecomento.de

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UPDATE 3:

More electric cars for Norway
3,444 new electric cars registrations in May

 

 

Source: vision-mobility

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Update 5th of June

UPDATE 1:

Software and hardware from a single source… 

Wunder Mobility now also offers e-scooter & becomes Unus competition

 

Source: Gründerszene

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UPDATE 2:

More electricity from renewable sources for the first time

The share of renewable energies in the overall mix continues to increase

 

Sourcenext-mobility.news

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UPDATE 3:

E-scooter w/ battery exchange flat rate 
Swobbee and Kumpan introducing 100 e-scooters to Berlin

 

Source: vision-mobility

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Update 4th of June

UPDATE 1:

MovinOn Startup Challenge Finale

… Fingers crossed for ONO’s pitch this afternoon!

 

Source: MovinOn Startup Challenge (www.agorize.com)

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Click here to see the pitch.

UPDATE 2:

Berlin fire department gets 4 hydrogen-powered cars

With one filling, the hydrogen tanks enable ranges of more than 500 kilometers

 

Sourceecomento.de

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UPDATE 3:

Speed limit as keypoint
From a car city to a bicycle city – Brussels test a radical traffic turnaround

 

Source: vision-mobility.de

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Update 3rd of June

UPDATE 1:

Bicycle temporarily replaces car

… as most important means of transport

 

Source: Spiegel.de

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UPDATE 2:

BMW and Daimler now offer e-scooters through Free Now

From now on, Voi’s e-scooters can be searched, booked and billed via the app

 

Source: Gründerszene

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UPDATE 3:

Over 10km of pop-up cycle paths in Berlin

Is corona initiating the traffic turnaround?

 

Source: RBB24.de

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Update 2nd of June

UPDATE 1:

Lime takes over Uber’s ‘Jump’ fleet

and Tier announced interest in pedelecs

 

 

Source: Gründerszene

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UPDATE 2: 

SpaceX liftoff! 

 

 

Source: Space.com

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UPDATE 3: 
After the fire: Kumpan resumes production and presents new e-scooter 54 Inspire 

 

 

Source: Kumpan electric LinkedIn

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