All posts by: Ian Bearder

About Ian Bearder
Co-Founder and Chairman of ITS Ukraine.
September 28, 2015

H2ME launched to support hydrogen transport roll-out in Europe

September 24 (SeeNews) – Hydrogen mobility initiatives in Germany, France, Scandinavia and the UK have teamed up to make hydrogen-fuelled transport a reality in Europe, it was announced in a press release on Thursday. The partners have launched the Hydrogen Mobility Europe (H2ME) project that will support the deployment of fuel cell vehicles and infrastructure […]

European ITS News, International ITS News, News
September 28, 2015

EBRD announces Bishkek Public Transport Project – Market sounding exercise

1.1.5. The City of Bishkek has decided to introduce an electronic ticketing system in Bishkek and to substantially move away from cash based payment for municipally owned public transportation and private bus operators. 1.1.6. The new fare collection system shall be based on smartcards and allow to identify concessionary passengers like retired people and pupils, […]

International ITS News, News
September 24, 2015

ITS Ukraine welcomes two new members!

ITS Ukraine are delighted to welcome two new member companies: SOVTES (Совтес) and A+S. SOVTES ( bring a great deal of experience in both logistics and online transport services in Ukraine and have already contributed useful data and insights to articles written by ITS Ukraine. A+S ( are an international provider of ITS solutions from Germany […]

News, News from ITS Ukraine
September 15, 2015

New article from ITS Ukraine: Roads to Reform

The latest copy of ‘Smart Highways’ Magazine is now available and includes an article ‘On the road to reform‘ by ITS Ukraine’s Chairman, Ian Bearder. The full unedited article is available below. Ukraine: roads to reform Despite the ongoing conflict in Ukraine’s Eastern regions and Russian occupation of Crimea, the 2013/14 revolution in Ukraine kickstarted […]

European ITS News, International ITS News, News, News from ITS Ukraine
September 11, 2015

Nissan announces new longer range Leaf

Nissan has revealed the Leaf 30 kWh – an updated Nissan Leaf that gives drivers 155 miles of motoring range. The increased range has been made possible thanks to the introduction of a new 30kWh battery. The new battery is the highlight of an update package that Nissan hopes will see the new Leaf reinforce […]

September 1, 2015

Updates to Ericsson Mobility Report published: rising mobile broadband subscriptions and data traffic reported

The latest update to the Ericsson Mobility Report reveals that mobile broadband subscriptions surpassed the 3 billion mark in Q2, 2015, and in that quarter, 55 percent growth in data traffic was recorded year-on-year. The updates outlined in the report focus on two particular areas: namely broadband subscriptions figures for the second quarter of this […]

International ITS News, News
September 1, 2015

INRIX warns drivers of potentially dangerous road conditions with INRIX Road Weather

Even with recent innovations in steering, traction and braking systems, drivers still regularly face dangerous weather-related road conditions. Today, INRIX announced INRIX Road Weather, which provides critical information on road conditions, including updated alerts every 15 minutes. Unlike traditional weather services, INRIX Road Weather provides information on the roads themselves, including type of precipitation, surface […]

International ITS News, News