Tag: uber

Basic Services

Survey: 39% of people won’t use ride-sharing services post coronavirus

April 28, 2020

Via: TNW

With news that governments are looking to lift coronavirus lockdown measures in some parts of the world, thoughts are turning to what the world will be like in its “new normal.” One thing seems certain though, people are starting to […]

Basic Services, Public Transport

Tesla and Uber Weigh In on Policies to Boost EV Adoption

March 7, 2018

Via: Greentech Media

U.S. plug-in electric vehicle sales increased by 25 percent to just under 200,000 units in 2017. While promising, the rate of growth still lags what is needed to drive down greenhouse gas emissions from transportation. Last week, policy experts gathered […]

Basic Services

A Sneak Peek at Uber’s Electric Vehicle Strategy

May 30, 2017

Via: Greentech Media

Autonomous, shared and electric vehicles are expected to dominate the roads in the coming decades. Some projections show these vehicles becoming the primary mode of passenger transportation by 2031. Realizing the autonomous, shared and electric mobility trifecta is within sight. But […]

Health & Insurance, Social Services

Medical Providers Try Uber, Lyft For Patients With Few Transportation Options

August 22, 2016

Via: The Caregiver Space

Edith Stowe, 83, waited patiently on a recent afternoon at the bus stop outside MedStar Washington Hospital Center in the District of Columbia. It’s become routine for her, but that doesn’t make it any easier. Stowe, who lives about five […]