The CIVITAS Initiative which is “a network of cities for cities dedicated to cleaner, better transport in Europe and beyond” shared on its website the STARS policy brief. A great opportunity to raise awareness about STARS, its first results, its partners and its main objectives to explore car sharing in Europe! Read the full article by clicking here.
Marco Diana, the STARS coordinator, has been invited to the Polis Governance & Integration Working Group meeting, taking place in Brussels, on 25-26 February. He presented the project results during a topic session on car sharing, current business models and how to choose and implement the best models in different European cities. This event focused on regulatory approaches for new
The February edition of the Informed Cities newsletter dedicated its “Spotlight” section to the STARS policy brief. Recently distributed, this document gives 10 recommendations to help European policymakers and mobility stakeholders implement the best car sharing offer in their city. It is based on the first research activities carried out by the 9 STARS partners. Distributed by ICLEI, one of
In the STARS project, task 4.2 and 4.3 entailed further analysis of current car sharing users and potential future users regarding their mobility styles and sociodemographic profiles. Five different mobility styles were found based on their attitudes towards car sharing, their political views, personal norms, environmental awareness and their travel patterns: Multi-mode and ambivalent Car-focused green Active P-T transit green
Taking place in Bremen (Germany) on Thursday 24th January, a one-day STARS workshop gathered 33 participants, experts in the field of mobility (researchers, policymakers, car sharing operators, transport specialists…) from 3 European countries (Germany, Sweden and UK). The aim of this event was to inform and share the recent STARS research and results carried out on car sharing through the
Looking for some recommendations to implement the best car sharing service in your city? Have a look at the STARS Policy Brief! This document is based on the research activities carried out by the 9 STARS partners and was drafted to help policymakers implement car sharing in Europe. Click here to discover the STARS Policy Brief About STARS Coordinated by
The STARS project is happy to invite you to an expert workshop and a site visit on Thursday, 24 January 2019 in Bremen (Germany). This workshop – addressing researchers, policymakers, car sharing operators and transport experts – will inform about the recent STARS research on car sharing: A comparative study in Germany shows, that the impact of car sharing on
From 19-21 Septembre, STARS participated in the 16th edition of the CIVITAS Forum Conference, taking place in Umeå (Sweden). Gathering city representatives, policymakers, academics and mobility experts from Europe and beyond to debate about solutions to bring a sustainable and clean mobility to European cities, this event was a great opportunity to present the STARS project and its first results. Visitors
The third STARS project meeting took place in Gothenburg (Sweden) from 17-18 September. After nearly one year, partners met and shared results of the research activities carried out on car sharing in Europe. Peter Wells, Professor of Business and Sustainability at the Cardiff Business School, presented the first results on the perspectives of car sharing for the automotive industry. “Even if
The English version of the report on the impacts of car sharing in Bremen (Germany) is avalaible here. The City of Bremen is part of the 9 partners involved in the STARS project. Discover who they are here.