A snapshot of carsharing in emerging markets in 2015: where it is, where it has come from, and where it's going.
Carsharing grew from 6 carsharing operators (CSOs) in emerging economies in 2012 to 41 by mid-2015. Research from WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities tracks rapid expansion of carsharing and explores five key questions:
According to a McKinsey study, India’s urban population is expected to grow from 340 million to 590 million people between 2008 and 2030. In response to this rapid urbanization, Prime Minister has announced that he will build 100 smart cities across the country. “Smart” cities typically use information technology to anticipate and address urban problems.
This sensitization module aims to present the gamut of the urban transport scenario in India and to understand the negative effects of a neglected and unsustainable urban transport system on the environment, energy, public health, and safety. It is a broad introduction to the key issues that form the main concepts of Sustainable Urban Transport (SUT), and presents some of the challenges that... Read More