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Taxi 2000 Exits


Taxi 2000's demo in 2005. Ed Anderson is at left.

Taxi 2000's demo in 2005. Ed Anderson is at left.

Feb. 10, 2018- Long time pod transit company Taxi 2000 closed in mid-2017, exiting the business without achieving a demonstration facility or system in fare service. A shareholder letter obtained in January by the NewsCenter revealed Read More

Mountain View considers driverless transit


Easymile

Easymile

Jan. 19, 2018- Driverless buses and GRT in the mix for Silicon Valley city.

Bengaluru pod: 1 bidder


2getthere

2getthere

Jan. 17, 2018- Ambitious multi-line Bengaluru pod project tender attracts one bidder. It happens to be Embassy, business partner of the state government's development minister.

The Fold

Masdar network expanding


Masdar selects Navya

Masdar selects Navya

Jan. 16, 2018- New 1 km route will link Masdar Institute to International Renewable Energy Agency and a new shopping mall. Will use vehicles by Navya.

India's first pod taxi on the way


Metrino - No longer in the running

Metrino - No longer in the running

Dec. 26, 2017- Safety panel recommends ASCE standards for Dehli-Gurgaon pilot; another round of bids to be invited.

Curbed Your Enthusiasm


Morgantown PRT

Morgantown PRT

Sept. 21, 2017- "Nestled in the green foothills of the Allegheny Mountains in West Virginia is a college town, Morgantown, pop. 31,000, that is home to what was once hailed as the future of public transportation in the United States." Another overview of PRT's journey: the hurdles to innovation, where PRT is today, and where it might be headed. Robbert Lohmann, Alain Kornhauser, and Ed Anderson quoted.

Key words: transit history urban planning architecture

India: The story so far


Ultra

Ultra

Sept. 14, 2017- Metrino may be out, but pod transit planning is still underway in 3 cities with big political connections.

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