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The CITIES Timanfaya Project, awarded the enerTIC Award 2019

The Cabildo de Lanzarote, acclaimed in Madrid as a benchmark for sustainable tourism The CITIES Timanfaya Project has been the winner of the seventh edition of the 2019 enerTIC Awards in its Smart Mobility category. These awards, organized by the ICT Companies Platform for the Improvement of Energy Efficiency and Sustainability, recognize programs in [...]

2020-01-10T15:20:43+02:0012 December, 2019|

The XXIV Road Conference of the Canary Islands echo the CITIES Timanfaya Project

On November 8, Elena de la Peña, Technical Deputy Director General of the Spanish Highway Association (AEC) and coordinator of the CITIES Timanfaya project, presented the progress of the initiative promoted by the Centers of Art, Culture and Tourism (CACT) of the Cabildo de Lanzarote and [...]

2020-01-13T12:30:22+02:009 December, 2019|

First test of the autonomous bus in an urban environment

Despite the many technological challenges posed by the circulation of autonomous vehicles in an environment such as the Timanfaya National Park, on the Canary Island of Lanzarote, the CITIES Timanfaya project is making good progress. Proof of this is the demonstration that took place on September 20 in Leganés (Madrid), and [...]

2019-09-26T11:06:39+02:00September 25, 2019|

Spanish Technology for the first level 5 autonomous vehicle in the world

Launch of the autonomous bus that will travel the Route of the Volcanoes (Timanfaya) in May 2020 On Thursday, June 13, those responsible for the already known as CITIES Timanfaya Project (Intelligent Concept for an Integrated, Ecological and Safe Transport) gathered the media and a large representation of the sector [...]

2019-06-24T12:15:21+02:0013 June, 2019|

Overcome legislative obstacles to autonomous driving, a determining factor for the project

CITIES / MINISTRY OF INDUSTRY Meeting On Monday, June 3, a meeting of the CITIES Timanfaya group with officials from the Ministry of Industry took place. The Ministry was attended by Galo Gutierrez (General Director of Industry and Small and Medium Enterprises), José Manuel Prieto (General Deputy Director of Quality and Industrial Safety) and Juan [...]

2019-06-10T15:56:01+02:0010 June, 2019|

Sustainable, intelligent and autonomous mobility, winning trio in Lanzarote

On June 5, on the occasion of World Environment Day, the newspaper Canarias 7 published a special edition in which it included the article entitled "Sustainable, Intelligent and Autonomous Mobility, granador trio in Lanzarote", signed by the journalist Eva del Río . It is an informative text that aims to give to [...]

2019-06-21T14:34:25+02:005 June, 2019|

Pedro Duque climbs into the autonomous “bus” of the CACT

This May 16, the Minister of Science, Innovation and Universities, Pedro Duque, has been able to see first-hand the CITIES Timanfaya Project, an initiative of the Centers of Art, Culture and Tourism of the Cabildo de Lanzarote (CACT) financed by the Fund of Canary Islands Development (FDECAN). Duque visited the Technological Park of the University [...]

2019-05-28T13:39:48+02:0016 May 2019|

CITIES Timanfaya at the Carlos III University Innovation Forum

The persistent rain that fell on Madrid on the morning of April 24 did not detract from the presentation of the CITIES Timanfaya demonstration vehicle to a large representation of the university community, gathered on the occasion of the UC3M & Innovation 2019 Forum that has organized the Carlos III University in [...]

2019-05-24T14:12:55+02:0024 April 2019|

The Ministry of Science confirms its support for an initiative that places Spain on the world map of driverless mobility

Institutional backing to the autonomous driving project in the Timanfaya National Park. After a recent meeting with the Director of Research, Development and Innovation of the Ministry of Science, Innovation and Universities, Teresa Riesgo, the leaders of the CITIES Timanfaya Project have confirmed the full support of the Ministry for this initiative, in which a [.. .]

2019-05-08T14:18:35+02:004 April 2019|

The AEC and the Carlos III University lead a pioneering autonomous transport project in Lanzarote

A bus without a driver will carry out the Timanfaya Volcano Route thanks to a pioneering project led by AEC and the Carlos III University. Tourists visiting the Timanfaya National Park, on the island of Lanzarote, in just two years will continue to follow the Route of the Volcanoes as they have been doing [...]

2019-05-14T12:54:50+02:00September 11, 2018|