Electric Mobility Roadshow concludes its 2022 tour
With a stop in Plauen, the Electric Mobility Roadshow of the Federal Ministry of Digital and Transport (BMDV – Bundesministerium für Digitales und Verkehr) concludes its annual tour for 2022. This year, the team provided information about CO2-free electric mobility suitable for everyday use in 11 cities and municipalities. Since 2014, the Electric Mobility Roadshow has visited more than 140 municipalities nationwide.
AAHa study on port handling technology with alternative drives: Huge potential, but still little available
Where do ports stand on the road to climate-neutral cargo handling? The study entitled: ‘Alternative drives for port handling equipment’ (Alternative Antriebe für Hafenumschlaggeräte (AAHa)), which was carried out by Ramboll and commissioned by NOW, takes stock of port handling equipment with alternative drives and provides an overview of their emissions-saving potential.
BMDV supports cities, municipalities and districts in the procurement of e-vehicles and the corresponding charging infrastructure
The Federal Ministry of Digital and Transport (BMDV – Bundesministerium für Digitales und Verkehr) is continuing to support the procurement of electric vehicles and the corresponding infrastructure within the scope of the electric mobility funding guideline.
Plug-in hybrid ferry for the Kiel Fjord: christening of the MS Friedrichsort
The new vessel of the Kiel Tug and Ferry Company (SFK) will be called ‘MS Friedrichsort’, christened on 24 March 2022 on Kiel’s Reventlou bridge. This is already the second plug-in hybrid ferry for the SFK – the godmother is Astrid Leßmann, a member of the SFK Supervisory Board and Kiel council member.
8th specialist conference on local electric mobility: Register now!
The electric mobility specialist conference has established itself as a central platform for exchange on the integration of electric mobility on both municipal and regional levels. The two-day conference is oriented towards municipal and regional decision-makers (particularly in the fleet sector) and a broad range of public experts.
LaneCharge – charging without the need for a plug
The “LaneCharge” research project is exploring new methods for the charging of electric cars via induction. The first practical tests have been conducted successfully under laboratory conditions – and before the end of this year, taxis in Hanover will be able to charge without the need for a plug.
Learning from the Barnim e-car sharing model: Kreiswerke Barnim offer workshops
As of immediately, Kreiswerke Barnim is offering a multi-day workshop format on the subject of electric car sharing in rural areas for municipalities, municipal utilities and companies, under the title “BARshare erfahr:BAR”.
EM funding balance 2021: BMDV
invests in over 1,000 e-vehicles and around 250 charging points
The Federal Ministry for Digital and Transport (BMDV – Bundesministerium für Digitales und Verkehr) is investing another 20 million euros for the procurement of vehicles and development of charging infrastructure under the Electric Mobility Funding Guideline. A total of 86 projects will be approved, 36 of which will be proposed by municipalities and 50 by companies. The BMDV is supporting the procurement of more than 1,000 vehicles and almost 250 charging points under the Electric Mobility Funding Guideline. The guideline is coordinated by NOW GmbH and implemented by Project Management Jülich (PtJ).