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2012-07-05 10:31:31

A study carried out by VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland indicates that extreme weather conditions cost EU transport system at least 15 billion a year. Currently, the greatest costs incurred are from road accidents, with the associated material damage and psychological suffering. However, costs arising from accidents are expected to decrease in volume, though time-related costs attributable to delays are projected to increase. In part, this is due to climate change, whose impact on...

2012-05-31 23:02:36

Enhanced solutions will further improve mobility and reduce greenhouse gas emissions from traffic congestion. (PRWEB) May 30, 2012 Telvent GIT, S.A., a leading real-time IT solutions and information provider for a sustainable world, announced today that it will provide continuous engineering and IT services to upgrade and enhance Pinellas County´s Advanced Traffic Management System (ATMS) and Intelligent Transportation System (ITS) in North America. Telvent has worked with Pinellas...


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call-note
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'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'
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