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The Parisian ‘15-minute city’ comes to Brisbane

Cities around the world are trying to reimagine themselves as places where life’s necessities are within 15 minutes of home. Could Brisbane’s flexible workspaces help it become one of them? — Read on http://www.brisbanetimes.com.au/business/workplace/the-parisian-15-minute-city-comes-to-brisbane-20221108-p5bwjs.html How the 15 minute city really … Continue reading

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Pepper spray for the school run? The weaponised SUV set to terrify America’s streets | Design | The Guardian

The extreme features of the Rezvani Vengeance – including electrified door handles and blinding strobe lights – are wholly in tune with lethal trends in the US market — Read on http://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/2023/jan/25/pepper-spray-school-run-apocalyptic-suv-reznavi-vengeange “weaponised monster of an SUV is aimed, not … Continue reading

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Cycling makes Seniors active, 30%, communities in Holland, important in mental health to “belong”

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Green lights simultaneously all 4 directions!

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These kids get to school on a pedal-powered bicycle bus – Active For Life

Children across Europe are getting to school in a pedal-powered bicycle bus called the S’Cool Bus. — Read on activeforlife.com/pedal-powered-bicycle-bus/ If 50% of car journeys are less than 5km and 70% less than 7km then surely our world needs fewer … Continue reading

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Reducing dependency on cars

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Electric on-demand public transport is making a difference in Auckland – now it needs to roll out further

On-demand public transit can rival car ownership in convenience, while cutting emissions and cost, and simultaneously encouraging a mode shift towards public transport. — Read on theconversation.com/electric-on-demand-public-transport-is-making-a-difference-in-auckland-now-it-needs-to-roll-out-further-189438 How cool is this? Let’s do it in regional towns too.

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Lamborghini Crisis: Australia crippled by critical shortage of Lamborghinis – Michael West

Business is calling for urgent government intervention to address crippling shortages of Lamborghinis on the East Coast of Australia — Read on michaelwest.com.au/lamborghini-crisis-australia-crippled-by-critical-shortage-of-lamborghinis/ Same for all those humongous Abrams tanks and “our” Bushmaster and Boxer battlefield vehicles. What use when … Continue reading

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Government backs next generation hydrogen fuel service station | Ministers for Deregulated Chaos

“Future Fuels and Vehicles Strategy in action, adding to our $2.1 billion we have committed to accelerating the uptake of low emissions vehicles in Australia.” — Read on http://www.minister.industry.gov.au/ministers/taylor/media-releases/government-backs-next-generation-hydrogen-fuel-service-station Euro6 tail pipe emission regs now less than 100g/km average for … Continue reading

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Abrams Tanks to Get Auxiliary Power from Hydrogen Fuel Cells

Abrams Tanks to Get Auxilliary Power from Hydrogen Fuel Cells – CleanTechnica — Read on http://www.google.com.au/amp/s/cleantechnica.com/2010/06/23/abrams-tanks-to-get-auxilliary-power-from-hydrogen-fuel-cells/amp/ Holy Dooley, Abrams tanks on hydrogen? Yes but only for auxiliary power to on board electronic gadgets and, believe it or not, hydrogen is … Continue reading

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