The app, which is designed to promote contact between drivers and other residents who may be interested in car-pooling, is currently available in Arabic and English, but will soon be available in Chinese, Tagalog and Urdu as well.
Al Tayer said encouraging car-pooling will help reduce running costs of vehicles, streamline the use of car parks around workplaces and address the issue of a lack of parking spaces.
Motorists' interest in Cardiff car-pooling
opportunities rose by 532% during the same period, while searches for Swansea saw a 409% increase.
15 September 2011 - Volvo Information Technology (IT) AB, a unit of Swedish vehicle group AB Volvo (STO:VOLV B), has added a car-pooling
function to its Commute Greener mobile service that measures carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions while travelling.
fr accounts for 85% of the car-pooling
ads published in France.
Clr Royston Rogers, who represents Holme Valley North, is enthusiastic about car-pooling
While some feel car-pooling
should be allowed across the UAE, others feel regulating it is not necessary, and that the act of car-pooling
should be left up to the individuals.
If this kind of car-pooling
were to happen here, it would have to start with people willing to take that risk.
Census data recently released showed that car-pooling
in California has remained steady at about 14 percent in the last decade compared to the national carpool rate of 11 percent.
a great deal of car-pooling
is already occurring without the HOV lane).
But McClintock said many people in the lanes aren't really car-pooling
, they just happen to have a second person in their car.
Bolstered by a change in federal law, Ventura County air pollution officials are revising a much maligned car-pooling
mandate to give employers more leeway in reducing vehicle emissions.