Connected, automated and autonomous: Autonomous vehicles have been the big buzz in the auto industry for several years, but when will they become reality? A Ricardo White Paper takes a deep dive into the whole complex subject and, as we discover, comes up with some surprising answers. Read excerpt
EVs charge into fleets: To reduce their operating costs, emissions and fuel consumption, many vehicle fleets are switching from traditional vehicles to electric and hybrid models. We describe how Ricardo is assisting company decisionmakers in this increasingly important process. Read excerpt
What makes an airport sustainable? Global air passenger numbers are predicted to double by 2036, presenting the world’s airport operators with a dilemma: how to deal with demand for rapid growth while minimizing the environmental impact. The Ricardo infrastructure team aims to help airports reconcile these competing goals. Read excerpt
Interview: Peter Moelgg, GKN – Electrification, automation, CO2 fleet averages, planned bans on combustion engines: will these upcoming developments play into the hands of an electric specialist?
RQ viewpoint: Christine St John Cox, Ricardo Energy & Environment’s sustainable business director argues that science-based targets are essential to achieve corporate GHG reductions. Read online.
Ricardo news: Renewable community generation in Scotland; supporting climate action in Africa; UN recognition for Ricardo emissions monitoring; Ricardo Rail certification for new Eurostar service