Romania’s general transport master plan and rail system

Original publication: June 2015 Authors:  Marc Thomas, Research Administrator with the assistance of Caroline Rooks (trainee) and Roberto Calise (trainee) Short link to this post: Available languages: Romania’s General Transport Master Plan is currently under preparation. This note summarizes its content with regard to rail transport. It also briefly Read more…

Transport in Turkey - Major trends and issues

Transport in Turkey – Major Trends and Issues

Original publication: March 2015 Author: Marc Thomas, Research Administrator Short link to this post: Available languages: This overview of the current situation and trends in the Turkish transport sector was prepared to provide information to the Parliamentary Delegation to Turkey (7-9 April 2015). 1. Overview The transport sector in Read more…

Figure 21: TEN-T Core network corridors

Freight on road: why EU shippers prefer truck to train

Original publication: March 2015 Authors: Francesco Dionori, Lorenzo Casullo, Simon Ellis, Davide Ranghetti, Konrad Bablinski, Christoph Vollath and Carl Soutra Short link to this post: Available languages: – Study: – Executive summary:   This is an assessment of the influences on the transport mode choice of shippers in the Read more…

Figure 2.5: At-risk-of-poverty rate and social exclusion benefits*

Social Inclusion in EU Public Transport

Original publication: March 2015 Authors: Manuela Samek Lodovici and Nicoletta Torchio Short link to this post: Available languages: – Study: – Executive summary: This report describes the links between transport and social inclusion according to the recent literature and provides evidence regarding the population groups at greater risk of Read more…

Figure 50: Comparison of the carbon and energy flows in bioenergy and fossil energy systems (Berndes et al., 2010)

The Impact of Biofuels on Transport and the Environment, and their Connection with Agricultural Development in Europe

Original publication: February 2015 Authors: Luisa Marelli, Monica Padella, Robert Edwards, Alberto Moro, Marina Kousoulidou, Jacopo Giuntoli, David Baxter, Veljko Vorkapic, Alessandro Agostini, Adrian O’Connell, Laura Lonza and Lilian Garcia-Lledo (European Commission, Joint Research Centre, Institute for Energy and Transport, Sustainable Transport Unit) Short link to this post: Available Read more…

Figure 2: NETLIPSE IPAT model and themes

Update on Investments in Large TEN-T Projects

Original publication: December 2014Authors: Wolfgang Schade and Lucia Mejia-Dorantes (Fraunhofer, Institut für System- und Innovationsforschung, Germany) ; Werner Rothengatter (Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany) ; Olaf Meyer-Rühle and Stephan Kritzinger (ProgTrans, Switzerland)Short link to this post: languages:– Study: – Executive summary: Annex I: This study updates the TEN-T investment Read more…