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Bus Infrastructure Investment

July 02 2018

Ove Arup and Partners Ltd (Arup) has been commissioned by Greener Journeys to study and report on where investment in bus infrastructure could help to tackle congestion and unlock wider social, economic and environmental benefits.

The Unintended Consequences Of Freezing Fuel Duty

June 01 2018

Increasing costs for road users is politically difficult. This is one of the reasons why we have had seven years and eight consecutive budgets where fuel duty has been frozen at a time of historically low oil prices and austerity.

Sustainable transport: The key to unlocking the benefits of new housing

May 22 2018

This report explores the relationship between sustainable transport and housing, and the corresponding impacts on the economy and society. This work was funded by Greener Journeys in partnership with the Department for Transport and independently undertaken by KPMG.

CPT Consultation Response: Proposals For The Creation Of A Major Road Network

March 01 2018

CPT's response to Proposals For The Creation Of A Major Road Network

Tackling Pollution and Congestion

June 15 2017

This report examines the Government’s plans to tackle poor air quality. The key conclusion is that while it is essential to clean up diesel vehicles, it is also crucial that congestion and the continual decline in urban traffic speeds across the UK is tackled.

Improving Air Quality in Towns and Cities

April 21 2017

The Government will announce its new clean air strategy imminently. In response to the successful High Court challenge it will be tougher and geographically more comprehensive than previous policies. This is justified. The evidence is compelling about the harm to people’s health and premature deaths from NOx emissions.

Any Journey is Greener By Bus

February 09 2017

The first report in this series – The Journey of the Green Bus – explained how the evolution that has taken place over the last 10-20 years has resulted in the introduction of greener, cleaner buses in the UK which are helping deliver on climate and air quality objectives.

Developing a Transport Knowledge Hub – Consultation Findings

December 06 2016

In this publication, Greener Journeys reveals the findings of the consultation on the creation of a Transport Knowledge Hub to support Local Enterprise Partnerships (LEPs) with growth initiatives.

A Green Bus For Every Journey

November 10 2016

A wide range of technology solutions are revolutionising the operation of buses across the UK.