Oxford City – First Zero Emissions Zone by 2020

Oxford City Council has begun to prepare for the Zero Emissions Zone, to be implemented in 2020, having secured £500,000 of Government funding to install charging points for electric taxis. There is also a further £800,000 to install 100 EV charging points for other motorists. A six-week public consultation will be held from the 16 October …

Government to review cyclist-pedestrian safety amid tragic collisions

The Government has set out a review into safety in the Capital, as a consequence for the increased number of cyclists on British roads there has been a rise in the of number incidents between cyclists and vehicles. What hasn’t been noticed until recently is the increase in cyclist and pedestrian incidents. Two pedestrians were killed …

New 8,400 mile bridge to connect continents… in discussion.

Russian government recently proposed a train which stretched from London to Tokyo. This could be theoretically possible by using Trans-Siberian railway. Constructions that would be needed would include a 28-mile bridge over the East Sea. Beginning in London, the train would take travelers through the heart of Russia before concluding in Wakkanai, Japan. This would spur …