Future and Long Term benefits of Sustainable Mobility

It is worth considering the long term benefits to yourself, your local area and the whole planet. You may think that just by walking the children to school, rather than driving them you will not make much of a difference but actually it could make a huge long term difference. Firstly consider the amount of […]

Financial Benefits of Sustainable Mobility

It can really save a lot of money if we stop using our cars so much. Fuel prices are rising and they are not going to get any cheaper and cars have other costs too, such as servicing and repairs, tax, MOT and insurance. Although some costs will not change, as we will still have […]

Sustainable Mobility: Advantages to Your Local Area

Many people do not realise what a big difference to your local area sustainable mobility can make. However, it makes a difference in many different ways. There are many advantages of using the car less, such as better health, less pollution and saving money. All of these can impact the local area for example, you […]

Environmental Advantages of Sustainable Mobility

Most people would really only classify sustainable mobility as a problem due to the environment. Although this is not exactly true, it is likely that the campaign for it did stem from environmental concerns. Sometimes it can be easy to think that we are being lectured too much about the environment and the damage we […]

Health Advantages of Sustainable Mobility

Sustainable mobility may be seen to some as just a local government campaign to make them look good and save money. However, there are personal advantages to each person that becomes mobile in a more sustainable way. One of those big advantages is health benefits and none of us can take our health for granted. […]

Interview with Rivas Vaciamadrid, 2013 SUMP Award winner

In an interview with Jorge Romea Rodríguez, Head of the Department for Environment and Mobility for the city of Rivas Vaciamadrid, we discuss the benefits of the award for the city, future steps for their project, and advice to other cities on how to improve their SUMP. What are the benefits of winning the SUMP […]