By 2050, the majority of vehicles used for ride- and car-sharing in the U.S. will be zero-emission, survey reveals. Alan Harman reports.

Top transportation experts in the US say they see rapid change in transportation resulting from three major technology revolutions – shared, electric and automated vehicles.

The 40 policymakers, researchers and representatives from government, nonprofit organisations and the technology and auto industries took part a survey by the Institute of Transportation Studies at the University of California-Davis.

The survey was held in conjunction with the launch of ITS-Davis’ new policy initiative, Three Revolutions: Sharing, Electrification and Automation.

ITS-Davis director Dan Sperling says: “For the first time in half a century, real, transformative innovations are coming to the world of passenger transportation.” This article first appeared in WardsAuto.

Autonomous Vehicle & ADAS Japan 2017

15 May 2017 - 16 May 2017, TOKYO, JAPAN

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