Tuesday, 20 September 2016
Motorists pay only part of the actual cost of parking
Motorists contribute between 0 to 50% to the actual parking costs.
Thursday, 15 September 2016
Thinking it through
Nobody likes to pay for parking. And yet people pay for parking all the time.
Tuesday, 13 September 2016
Performance based pricing
How to make the best use of parking capacity in a large city such as Seattle? Manage supply & demand through price.
Thursday, 8 September 2016
7 Big ideas in parking planning
What directions will parking planning take in the future? New research is unveiling a few interesting possibilities.
Tuesday, 6 September 2016
Mobility as a Service (MAAS)
MaaS is a new concept that offers consumers access to a range of vehicle types and journey experiences. It may be perceived by travellers as a ‘better choice’ and may change how we travel.
Thursday, 1 September 2016
Correlation journey length and transport mode choice
From the figures we can conclude that the car has the upper hand in the modal split if the distance to the supermarket is more than one kilometre.
Tuesday, 30 August 2016
Collaboration for EV charging
Chargemaster and Q-Park collaborate for electric vehicle charging point development. In the agreement Chargemaster will take responsibility for operating and maintaining all 124 electric vehicle (EV) charging points across Q-Park’s London facilities.
Wednesday, 24 August 2016
Summer holiday - interlude 7
A selection of 'different' parking signs (2)
Wednesday, 17 August 2016
Summer holiday - interlude 6
A selection of 'different' parking signs (1)
Wednesday, 10 August 2016
Summer holiday - interlude 5
Answer the Q-Park puzzle - and win a Quarto Pocket Board Game.
Wednesday, 3 August 2016
Summer holiday - interlude 4
Banksy (art) on parking
Wednesday, 27 July 2016
Summer holiday - interlude 3
Street art - enjoy the breeze of open air parking
Wednesday, 20 July 2016
Summer holiday - interlude 2
Street art - bend the rules
Wednesday, 13 July 2016
Summer holiday - interlude 1
Answer the puzzle
Thursday, 7 July 2016
Parking is like gasoline ...
Cars use it, so motorists should pay for it.
Tuesday, 5 July 2016
Goldilocks principle of paid parking
Cities should charge the right price for parking, so that about 15% of spaces are vacant.
Thursday, 30 June 2016
Regulated parking - control correct use
Regulated parking and the challenge of controlling the correct use of it.
Tuesday, 28 June 2016
Ethical Quandary of AVs
What if algorithms take the inevitability of crashes as their point of departure and seek to “optimise” the crash? In other words, a crash-optimisation algorithm to enable a self-driving car to “choose” the crash that would cause the least amount of harm or damage.
Thursday, 23 June 2016
Cities in Europe (4)
Metropolitan regions contain 59% of the EU population, but they hold 62% of its jobs and represent 67% of GDP.
Tuesday, 21 June 2016
Cities in Europe (3)
Strongest population growth took place in London, Madrid and Paris. But also Dublin, Toulouse, Oslo and metropolitan areas in Spain gained in population.