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Transport Climate Action Directory

Transport Climate Action Directory

The Transport Climate Action Directory is an online database of transport CO2 reduction policy measures. It contains more than 60 different mitigation measures along with the evidence-base needed to assess their effectiveness. It helps decision makers to translate their decarbonisation ambitions into actions and achieve their climate objectives. It provides them with a range of options that can deliver concrete decarbonisation outcomes for transport in their specific context.

For ease of use, the directory presents decarbonisation measures for five different categories:

  • Improved design, operations and planning of transport systems
  • Electrification
  • Low-carbon fuels and energy vectors
  • Mode shift and demand management
  • Innovation and up-scaling

The Transport Climate Action Directory is a project of the Decarbonising Transport initiative, a partnership of more than 70 governments, organisations, institutions, foundations and companies under the auspices of the International Transport Forum. The project is anchored within the ITF Corporate Partnership Board. 

The directory is a work in progress. Additional measures will be reviewed and added continuously. Contact us for more information.

The ITF gratefully acknowledges the work of the reviewers involved the directory. See Directory endorsements.

Member companies of the ITF Corporate Partnership Board

  • AB InBev
  • Airbus
  • Allianz Partners
  • Alstom
  • Aramco
  • Argo AI
  • Arrival
  • AutoCrypt
  • Bosch
  • Cruise
  • ExxonMobil
  • Iberdrola
  • Kakao Mobility
  • Michelin
  • NXP
  • PTV Group
  • RATP Group
  • Rolls Royce
  • Shell
  • Siemens AG
  • SNCF
  • SPEA Engineering
  • TIER Mobility
  • Total Energies
  • Toyota
  • Trucknet
  • Uber
  • Valeo
  • Voi
  • Volvo Cars
  • Volvo Group

Knowledge Partners

  • Clean Air Asia
  • Centre International de Recherche sur l'Environnement et le Développement (CIRED)
  • European Association for the Study of Science and Technology (EASST)
  • European Conference of Transport Research Institutes (ECTRI)
  • Global Fuel Economy Initiative (GFEI)
  • Institute for Transport and Development Policy (ITDP)
  • International Council on Clean Transportation (ICCT)
  • International Energy Agency (IEA)
  • International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA)
  • The Korea Transport Institute (KOTI)
  • Partnership on Sustainable Low Carbon Transport (SLoCaT)
  • Smart Freight Centre
  • Seoul Metropolitan Government (SMG)
  • South-East Europe Transport Observatory (SEETO)
  • Technical University Delft
  • Technical University of Denmark (DTU)
  • Transport & Environment (T&E)
  • University of California, Davis
  • World Resources Institute (WRI)
  • Wuppertal Institute for Climate, Environment and Energy 

Intergovernmental Organisations

  • Eurocontrol
  • European Commission
  • Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)
  • United Nations Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC)
  • United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE)
  • United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)
  • United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC)

Multilateral Development Banks

  • Asian Development Bank (ADB)
  • Development Bank of Latin America (CAF)
  • European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD)
  • European Investment Bank (EIB)
  • Inter-American Development Bank Group (IADB)
  • Islamic Development Bank (IsDB)
  • The World Bank 

Professional and sectoral associations

  • Air Transport Action Group (ATAG)
  • Association of the European Rail Industry (UNIFE)
  • European Association for Forwarding, Transport, Logistics and Customs Services (CLECAT)
  • International Federation of Freight Forwarders Associations (FIATA)
  • Community of European Railways (CER)
  • The Association of European Metropolitan Transport Authorities (EMTA)
  • Fédération Internationale de l’Automobile (FIA)
  • German Aerospace Center (DLR)
  • International Road Transport Union (IRU)
  • International Union of Railways (UIC)
  • Swedish Shipowners’ Association International
  • Association of Public Transport (UITP)
  • World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD)

Cities, regions

  • Local Governments for Sustainability (ICLEI)
  • POLIS Network
  • Eurocities

Non-Governmental Organisations

  • European Cyclists' Federation (ECF)
  • International Federation of Pedestrians

Foundations and Philanthrophies

  • ClimateWorks Foundation
  • FIA Foundation

This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 831743.

This project is part of the International Climate Initiative (IKI). The Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety (BMU) supports this initiative on the basis of a decision adopted by the German Bundestag.

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