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Smart transportation evolution passing a long story of improvements. The first place touches commercial electric engine vehicles, for instance, electric cars and electric buses. The second-place takes the rest of transportation options with a more complex infrastructure of those, that use rail, road, water, or air to move. Smart transportation is one of the most discussed areas of smart cities. It is the closest segment increasing citizen’s city life comfort.
Electric city buses
Electric city buses
Transition to electric buses Goals Reducing the environmental impact on the environment Project The project involves the use of electric
ICT system
Pilot program of installing ICT system
Pilot project for metro modernization and installing ICT system Goals Improvement of environment and safety through the use of ICT
Dubai autonomous vehicles
Dubai autonomous pods
The traffic authority has unveiled autonomous pod buses, which are designed to travel short to medium distances in dedicated lanes.
Bentley
Bentley will switch to electric cars after 2030
Bentley will launch its first electric model in 2025, and in five years will switch to an all electric car
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Richard Branson’s plans of Hyperloop in India
People could travel in a hovering pod inside a vacuum tube at speeds as high as 760 mph (1220 km/h),
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Ecological aspects of smart (electric) cars
After realizing the wide benefits of smart cars, and their merits over conventional gasoline cars the question that still remains...
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Modernisation of city transportation and its impacts to citizens
The modernized systems are also used to transport goods from one point in the city to another point. Smart city
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Denmark is a frontrunner in the green car revolution
The capital that the green revolution is breaking through on the roads. Here, almost 42% of all newly registered cars
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Italy : Eni’s delivery of a Carbon Neutral LNG cargo
Eni and CPC Corporation, Taiwan reached an agreement for the delivery by Eni of a carbon-neutral LNG cargo to CPC
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US: A New Wholesale World: Cars Easier to Locate
The speed of change in automotive retail and wholesale has been remarkable in the last couple of years. Most of
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China control of magnets slowing down electro-innovation
It is the most expensive of the whole car. The car companies have realized this and are trying to move
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What Should Be the Features of Smart Transportation?
The essence of the features of smart transportation is to make the entire transportation infrastructure more convenient and safer.
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Evolution of services quality of underground subway systems
The new technology would help with providing people with actual real-time information relating to what they can find out of
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Zero-emission city buses becoming daily reality
In most cases, zero-emission buses are made with fully electric motors, although laboratories experiment with hydrogen engines in operations.
Toyota testing solar ‘run forever’ electric car
Toyota testing solar ‘run forever’ electric car
If such a car were driven four days a week for a maximum of 50 kilometers each day, it wouldn't
Mitsubishi awarded to operate the Dubai’s driverless metro
Mitsubishi awarded to operate the Dubai’s driverless metro
Among the new railway projects, Dubai plans the construction of Automated People...
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New technology of energizing smart cars could help to change that in the future. One point to note entails the
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Upgrade of VW’s factories into electro-cars production
After 2020, hundreds of thousands of electric cars will be manufactured in Volkswagen's German factories.
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Tests of keyless car opening show a total security disaster.
What has changed after three years from our first article about the keyless unlocking? Literally. Nothing.
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Cybertruck despite of mistakes collects a solid amount of orders
The cracked glass at the official launch of the Tesla Cybertruck and its strange appearance are public hits of the
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Increasing ecology war between diesel or electric cars?
Electric cars are expanding mainly due to the eco-friendly operation, but the study says...
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Real-time electric car test results by ADAC
ADAC has shone on the current offer of electric cars. In their electric car test they counted...
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Hydrogen-powered trains began to drive in Germany
In Lower Saxony, from September, two hydrogen-powered trains run in commercial traffic. Their electric motors, which propel the chemical reaction
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Two autonomous buses are tested in Vienna, Austria
The project consortium "auto.Bus - Seestadt" in Vienna tests two autonomous buses.
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Why is the Tesla´s autopilot breaking? Because of the driver!
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Rimac: The Fastest Electric Car in the World
His life story sounds like a film narrative. Mate Rimac, the Croats from the country almost...
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City traffic will be autonomous around 2030
The automotive industry is expecting fundamental changes in the near future. Electromobility and smart technology...
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Smart traffic lights and their positive impacting on city traffic
Have you ever driven down a road late at night and noticed it was easy for you to get through
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The Internet of Things and the impact on smart railways
While various machines in rail systems can communicate with each other with ease, the Internet of Things could make...
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Blockchain could change the automotive world
German automaker Porsche has announced it will explore ways to make better use in of Blockchain in automotive...
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Smart Railway Technology Is Growing in Popularity
Smart railway services are starting to grow in popularity as a means of making it easier for people to get
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Smart power systems getting critical for a smarter subway development
One of the most common headaches people has regarding subway travel entails outages. Power issues often occur as trains...
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Goods transportation to be effective and ecologic
The most outstanding issue has been that one of infrastructure and how it affects the efficiency on...
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What should be in focus in Smart subway systems development
Subways are among the best solutions for travel in large cities. Places like Chicago and New York benefit...
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The next era of supply chain in smart logistics and transportation
Smart logistics enables a logistics company to ensure that traffic routes remain open through the utilisation of intelligent...
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Modern smart traffic systems and technologies impacts on citizens
The world we live currently is such a nice and joyful place. It is recorded that majority of the people

Importance of Smart Transportation Systems

The most discussing problems of smart transportation relate to environmental politics. The effect of carbon emissions from vehicles has reached abnormal levels. Vehicles produce carbon emissions into our environment while leaving us exposed to pollution and greenhouse gases. Thanks to the smart mobility idea and its smart transportation traffic control with a shift to electric cars can reduce the effect altogether.

The focus areas of Smart Transportation Systems

Traffic control of all types of vehicles combines installations of electronic devices in a vehicle with systematic infrastructure upgrades. For example traffic lights, video systems, and digital sensors. On the other side, the mission control collects traffic data that improves transportation effectivity by various autonomous simulations. Moreover, based on these data control the quality of the traffic service.

The transportation segment contains thousands of electrical, mechanical, software parts, but also manual interaction components. In fact, these components process chain must be ideally synchronized. Such sync allows managing devices interactions while sending the global traffic data to a city mission control center for evaluation.

Smart Transportation Types

  • Air
  • Rail
  • Road
  • Water

Smart Transportation Components

These components interaction is required to manage the improvement of Smart Transportation industry:

  • urban, people, passengers
  • government, infrastructure, public
  • sprawl, cable
  • airports, airway, stations
  • railway, railways, trains, train
  • aircraft, helicopter, aviation,
  • watercraft, boats
  • spacecraft
  • human-powered, scooters, bicycles
  • a vehicle, taxi, electric bus, electric car, buses, trucks
  • logistics, containerization, freight, shipping, planning
  • ecology, pollution
  • development, engineering, design, user interaction
  • Electric engine and its environmental positives are an alternative to internal combustion engines.
  • Smart range indicators that alert drivers about events around him and his vehicle.
  • Positioning Systems (GPS, GLONASS) satellite navigation system that provides geographical position.
  • User Interface (UI) research and experience how users interact with the computer, device, and software.
  • Hybrid vehicles that integrate a small battery and an electric motor to improve the impact of vehicles on the environment.
  • Power charging station integration to common infrastructure.
  • Telematics integration to a computer, and mobile devices.
  • Wearables and the Internet of Things allow getting the deepest insides about the Smart Cities’ behavior.
  • Decreasing trends and effective mechanisms to no traffic jam mission of cities.

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