The future of personal mobility

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Personal mobility

Who this event is for

  • Everyone


Main Lecture Theatre, Clerici, Headington Campus, Gipsy Lane site


This event will be available to watch live from 6.00pm

The total of land transport miles travelled in the UK in 2010 was around 500 million, double that of 1970. Greenhouse gas emissions from domestic transport account for 25% of the UK total. The car accounted for 64% of land-based trips and 79% of distance travelled in 2011, and the number of cars has increased by one third since the mid-1990s. The very future of personal mobility must now be examined and challenged.