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Mobility

Do you know what your car costs you per year?

A car represents freedom and independence; it’s also practical and convenient. But does it make sense for it to be parked up 23 hours a day?

21.05.2024

Future

“More roads are the wrong approach to countering traffic growth”

Between e-mobility, public transport and muscle power: mobility researcher Thomas Sauter-Servaes explains what it takes to achieve a sustained transition in transport – and why people still hang on to their cars.

21.05.2024

Lifestyle

He’s fed up with having to look for parking spaces in Zurich

From Seat Ibiza to Jeep Wrangler: Guido has owned various cars over the years and is a pro when it comes to “letting go". Is it for good this time? Quite possibly – because he’s fed up with having to look for parking spaces in the city of Zurich.

06.05.2024

Lifestyle

She doesn’t want to have to look on while the cost of running her car gets higher and higher

It makes no sense to pay for something you barely need. A change of job and a streak of bad luck led Amela to question the idea of owning a car.

06.05.2024

Lifestyle

“People don’t have the necessity to share in Switzerland – we’re probably too well off”

“Share more, get more” – but more of what exactly? That’s what we wanted to find out from those who attended the Mobility Cooperative’s 27th conference of delegates.

06.05.2024

Lifestyle

A car nut becomes a car sharing fan

Moving changes everything: John hasn’t owned a car for ten years, yet now he can’t imagine life without one. Combined mobility – that’s his new freedom.

06.05.2024

Mobility

A conference of delegates in times of change

Venturing into new territory, questioning the status quo: at the Mobility Cooperative’s 27th conference of delegates, the Executive Committee and Board of Directors revealed how the car-sharing pioneer intends to tackle the challenges of the future.

30.04.2024

Sustainability

“There’s particularly high potential for CO2 savings among young adults”

We’re still not travelling sustainably enough, even though we ought to know better. Environmental psychologist Cathérine Hartmann explains why greater environmental awareness doesn’t automatically go hand in hand with climate-friendly action – and why mobility is a challenging area when it comes to changing people’s behaviour.

30.04.2024

Sustainability

A climate neutral site in the heart of Switzerland

What we think we achieve with avocado toast and mindfulness, Suurstoffi has accomplished with innovation and state-of-the-art technology. The site is sustainable, green, self-sufficient – and has been the home of the Mobility Cooperative since 2018.

11.04.2024

Sustainability

How you can support three climate projects with three centimes

It would make a good maths question: if you times three centimes by two, then divide by four and send the resulting number to Madagascar, how many trees are there in Prättigau? We’ll give the answer at the end.

11.04.2024

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