Rishi Sunak unveils net zero funding in Spending Review

Rishi Sunak unveils net zero funding in Spending Review: Chancellor Rishi Sunak has revealed within his Spending Review an abundance of net zero funding. The new spending deal contains a entire budget of £23.5 billion for the Department for Transport and especially for rail, roads, buses, cycling infrastructure & the decarbonisation of transport. Almost £1.9…
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Thames Water switches diesel vans for vintage bicycles

Thames Water switches diesel vans for vintage bicycles: Thames Water has refurbished 3 vintage ‘sit-up-and-beg’ Pashley bikes to help workers travel throughout one of it’s sites in an emissions-free fashion. Engineers at Walton Advanced Water Treatment Works located in Surrey, which is one of the company’s most technologically progressed sites & supplies up to 110…
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Liverpool sees 222% rise in cycling saving tons of CO2

Liverpool sees 222% rise in cycling saving tons of CO2: Liverpool has reported a 222% increase in cycling since the initial coronavirus lockdown, which has saved 6,313 tonnes of CO2. That’s as reported by new research announced by Utility Bidder, which explores a “huge national increase” in cycling since 23rd March this year. The study…
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Non Cyclists generate 84% more CO2 daily than cyclists

Non Cyclists generate 84% more CO2 daily than cyclists: People who do not use a bicycle for daily trips generate 84% more carbon dioxide emissions than cyclists. The EU-funded active mobility project PASTA has found in a survey, which suggests a shift in travel modes to bicycles from cars can decrease lifecycle carbon dioxide emissions…
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Is cycle power bringing us together or driving us apart?

Is cycle power bringing us together: With the measures of a worldwide lockdown against the virus being eased gradually and people trying to gather up the pieces of shattered economies, what lessons have we all learned from this crisis? Governments around the world are starting to introduce measures to promote greener mobility in a bid…
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