Promoting Low Car Neighbourhoods in Scotland

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Publication date: 2/05/2017
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This report looks at whether more walkable neighbourhoods with low levels of private car ownership can be encouraged by way of good planning policies and well-designed housing developments across Scotland.

Car Club in New Developments – Briefing

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Publication date: 2/05/2017
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Research shows that car clubs reduce congestion, improve air quality and reduce CO2 emissions by tackling car dependency and ownership. The Car Clubs in New Developments report outlines good practice and the experiences of key local authorities in implementing car free and low car developments. This is a briefing document from the report.

Renfrewshire Car Club Feasibility Study

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Publication date: 19/04/2017
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Carplus commissioned a study to explore the feasibility of growing car club operations in Renfrewshire. There is already a community car club (LEAP) which operates in Lochwinnoch, Bridge of Weir and Kilbarchan and a Zipcar operation at Glasgow Airport. The study explored potential business and residential demand in Renfrewshire and potential business models for implementation of additional car club operations in Paisley, Renfrew, Erskine, Johnstone, Houston and Linwood.

South Lanarkshire Car Club Feasibility Study

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Publication date: 11/04/2017
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In November 2016, South Lanarkshire Council, working in partnership with Carplus commissioned a feasibility study to help determine whether there is scope for one or more car clubs to operate in the area.

Scottish Borders Car Club Feasibility Study

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Publication date: 2/07/2017
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This study, commissioned by Carplus, seeks to determine the feasibility of establishing a car club in the Scottish Borders Council (SBC) area. Berwickshire Housing Association (BHA) and Borders College were also key stakeholders in this study

Developing Car Clubs in England Programme Report Briefing March 2016

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Publication date: 24/01/2017
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Developing car clubs in England programme briefing.
Author Carplus.

Shared Electric Bike Programme Report Year 1 2016

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Publication date: 24/01/2017
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Shared electric bike programme briefing. Summary report.
Author Bikeplus

New Guidance for Local Authorities Developing Bike Share Schemes

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Publication date: 13/12/2016
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Guidance for local authorities on developing bike share schemes