Next Generation Travel & Transport & Smart Cities
The next generation of transport and smart cities
News: More than half of the worlds population live in urban areas and during the next 30 years this will only increase. How can cities change to be sustainable and meet future demands? Representatives from Polestar, Camfil and Axis communications - all official partners of the Swedish pavilion at Expo 2020, have gathered to discuss the next generation of travel, transport and smart cities.
Launch of Climate smart cities challenge
News: This week the Climate smart cities challenge is launched on the Co creation stage at the Swedish pavilion. Companies and organizations are competing for the chance of winning 400 000 euros in funding to create climate friendly cities.
Volvo Car Group and Northvolt to join forces in battery development and production
Volvo Cars: Volvo Car Group intends to establish a joint venture with leading Swedish battery company Northvolt to develop and produce more sustainable batteries, tailored to power the next generation of pure electric Volvo and Polestar cars.
Swedish bus operator chooses Scania electric buses for transport
Scania: Scania will deliver six depot charged electric buses to Bergkvarabuss for the operator’s new mission to drive in the area of Strängnäs on behalf of Sörmlandstrafiken. Scania also delivers a complete charging infrastructure to optimise and follow-up on the service and charging of the buses.