Blog – TIER


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TIER talks MaaS - Tackling the challenge of open ticketing

On our journey to offer seamless and sustainable travel experiences to our customers, close collaboration with Public Transport Authorities (PTAs) is essential. Public transport (PT) is the backbone of urban mobility – this is especially true when it comes to the successful deployment of a Mobility-as-a-Service (MaaS) platform. Our data show that 20-50% of TIER trips are first/last mile rides, complementing public transport and highlighting the need for integrated services.

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Our commitment to climate action

Throughout the lead up to COP26 it was clear that this ‘Conference Of Parties’ was going to be a pivotal one.
The latest IPCC Assessment Report showed scientific evidence that we are heading towards global warming of 2-3°C. In order to limit warming to 1.5°C degrees we need to halve our emissions globally.

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How green are electric scooters? New insights on the environmental impact of shared e-scooters

The recently published 6th Assessment Report of the UN Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change provided the latest scientific evidence to what some of us have known for some time: 1) that climate change is progressing far more quickly than was anticipated and 2) that we need to drastically reduce emissions across all sectors to reach global net zero emissions by 2050 (IPCC, 2021).

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The 7 Myths About e-Scooters

E-scooters are currently being discussed more heatedly as hardly any other topic. Unfortunately, we see that a great deal of the public discourse is focusing on certain ‘facts’ that either represent only a small portion of the truth or are even wrong.We are at the beginning of a turn in the mobility sector in which…