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A house roof covered in solar panels.

New energy tariffs designed for a low carbon future could leave people on bad deals even worse off, research has found.

Institute for Transport Studies

Researchers from the Institute for Transport Studies are involved in the UK’s first Micromobility Research Fund.

motorbikes in Global south

Dr Zia Wadud is among the University of Leeds academics to win major funding to tackle the pandemic in the global south, including Bangladesh, Uganda and Nigeria.

Image of cyclists commuting. Image credit: Kamyar Adl, Flickr

New cycleways are being introduced in many cities, allowing healthy habits started during the lockdown to continue.

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New research shows that electrically-assisted bikes (e-bikes) have the capability to slash carbon dioxide emissions from transport and could offer a safe and sustainable route back to work.