Bus Rapid Transit

Bus rapid transit refers to a variety of public transportation systems using buses to provide faster, more efficient service than an ordinary bus line. Often it’s achieved by improving existing bus infrastructure, vehicles and scheduling. The goal of these systems is to approach the service quality of rail transit while…

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Shared Transportation, Carpooling, etc

Shared transport is a term for describing a demand-driven vehicle-sharing arrangement, in which travelers share a vehicle either simultaneously (e.g. ride-sharing) or over time (e.g. carsharing or bike sharing), and in the process share the cost of the journey, thereby creating a hybrid between private vehicle use and mass or…

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Green transportation choice process

Caltrain is the rail service running between San Jose and San Francisco Tonight I am on my way to San Francisco for a meeting. Always when taking a trip I spend awhile analyzing ahead of time what’s the greenest way to get there. Can I avoid burning oil? Can I…

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