German made innovation: the knowledge of engineers, researchers and developers is our country’s main resource. The resulting strategies and products are exported worldwide. German ingenuity leads in the fields of transportation, building and urban development. Read more about remarkable innovations in the field of transport and mobility, including high-speed train technology, toll charging, electric mobility, urban development, logistics and telematics here:
The global market for environmental technology and efficient resource management is expected to double in size by 2025, and German providers are playing a prominent role in this development. Sustainable mobility was defined as one of Germany’s six leading technology markets. The Environmental Technology Atlas 3.0 contains insightful briefs on mobility technologies, comprising propulsion systems, energy efficient vehicle design, traffic control and intelligent telematics, alternative fuels, noise reduction technologies, car sharing and hybrid trams.
The Federal Government has targeted 1 million additional electric cars on German roads by 2020 — next of this aim, 1 million electric bikes are already rolling today. Showcase regions all over Germany comprehensively test and develop electric mobility. Read more here:
Electric mobility at Frankfurt Airport: a huge number of ground utility vehicles cover many kilometres per day to keep air traffic operating smoothly. The potential fuel and CO2 emission savings is enormous. Find out more about solar-powered stairs, pallet forklifts and other kinds of electric powered vehicles at the Frankfurt Airport:
Vehicle Engineering Test Facility (FTVA)
Federal Highway Information System (BISStra)