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Urban Foresight attends COP21 in Paris after an invitation from the United Nations Climate Change Conference.
Urban Foresight shortlisted for the Green Business of the Year Award at the inaugural Newcastle Business Awards.
The EV4SCC platform led by Urban Foresight hosted a workshop exploring how EVs can make cities smarter and greener at the Frankfurt International Motorshow, Germany.
Urban Foresight joined partners from Dundee City Council, Transport Scotland and the V&A Museum of Design to exhibit at Cenex’s LCV 2015
Urban Foresight has won the award for ‘Outstanding Low Carbon Publication or Report of the Year’ at the Low Carbon Vehicle Partnership’s 2015 Low Carbon Champions Awards for the EV City Casebook.
Urban Foresight has been commissioned by Zero Waste Scotland to develop and deliver a new programme to offer support to public sector organisations in developing carbon management strategies.
Organised by the Low Carbon Vehicle Partnership (LowCVP) the awards celebrate outstanding and innovative practice in the UK in accelerating the shift to lower carbon vehicles and fuels and reducing road transport emissions.
On behalf of Dundee City Council, Urban Foresight has achieved further success in its Go Ultra Low Emission Vehicle Taxi Scheme. Dundee has been shortlisted as one of 8 local authorities to be awarded a feasibility study by the UK government to help inform the final £20 million bid.
The German Ministry for Economic Affairs and Berlin’s Federal Ministry of Transport and Digital Infrastructure invited Urban Foresight’s Managing Director, Dr. David Beeton gave to give an address on The Future of Electric Mobility at the Electromobility+ Conference on 20th May.
As part of the EV4SCC initiative, Urban Foresight organised a workshop in cooperation with the Market Place of the European Innovation Partnership on Smart Cities and Communities, to discuss how the large-scale deployment of electric vehicles can contribute to making European cities smarter, more sustainable and more competitive.
Urban Foresight met with representatives of Croatia’s National Power Company, Hrvatska Elektroprivreda (HEP) to kick off a new project
Urban Foresight’s bid for Dundee in the Go Ultra Low City Scheme has been successful in reaching the next stage of the selection process.
Urban Foresight visits Orkney to undertake a workshop exploring the opportunities to exploit the islands’ oversupply of renewable energy.