Net Zero Carbon Cities

How trackless trams could help revitalize city suburbs

The Autonomous Rapid Transit trackless tram in Zhuzhou, China

Trackless trams like China's Autonomous Rapid Transit vehicles are less costly than light rail, faster and sleeker than buses, carbon-neutral and flexible. Image: CRRC Zhuzhou Institute Co Ltd

Peter Newman
Professor of Sustainability, Curtin University
Lisa Chamberlain
Communication Lead, Urban Transformation, World Economic Forum
Marie Verschuer
Research Fellow, Curtin University
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The author Peter Newman on a trackless tram in China. The vehicles have the ride quality and service characteristic of light rail Image: Paul Newman

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