25 January 2023

Contest results on electric vehicle acoustic signals

In the framework of LIFE E-VIA project, A. Volta High School students were involved in training activities in collaboration with the Università degli Studi Mediterranea di Reggio Calabria, partner of the project. Students designed acoustic signals for electric vehicle and participated on idea contest foreseen by LIFE E-VIA project. Students won an european prize to […]

7 December 2022

Article published on Italian journals in December 2022

In the context of replicability activities of LIFE E-VIA project, on 4 December 2022 a newspaper article was published on Italian journal. In particular, low noise asphalt developed during the project will be used on Via Senese and Via Bolognese in Florence. FIRENZETODAY

24 November 2022

Sound walks in the pilot area “Via Paisiello” in Florence (Action B5.1)

On November 18, the cycle of sound walks organized by Vienrose within the framework of the LIFE E-VIA project was concluded with the last scheduled group. In addition to sound walks, sessions were organized to listen to audio recorded inside EVs and ICEVs as they passed over different types of asphalt, including one developed as […]

20 September 2022

Final event: registration opening for general public

On 𝟕 𝐎𝐜𝐭𝐨𝐛𝐞𝐫 𝐟𝐫𝐨𝐦 10:00 𝐚.𝐦. 𝐭𝐨 5:00 𝐩.𝐦. the final event of the LIFE E-VIA project will be held at the Fortezza da Basso in Florence, as part of the ExpoMove event. The event dedicated to the LIFE E-VIA project will be held in English and will see, in the morning session, a series […]

9 September 2022

Final Event 07 October, 2022

The Municipality of Florence, together with project partners, is organising the final event of Life E-VIA project on 07 October, 2022 from 9:30 a.m. to 04;30 p.m. Location will be the Fortezza da Basso in Florence, in the framework of Expomove event (https://www.expomove.it/en/), an international congress and fair. Participants will be given the possibility to […]

29 August 2022

Structured session on “Tyre/road noise” at INTER.NOISE 2022

During Inter.Noise conference 2022 held at Glasgow on August 21–24, 2022 a structured session on “Tyre/road noise” has been organised. Three papers related to the LIFE E-VIA project were presented by partners of the project. Carsten Hoever from Continental and Julien Cesbron from Universitè Gustave Eiffel were also the session chairs. To consult the abstracts […]

20 June 2022

Good practices between Poland and Italy in the field of acoustics

A meeting was held at the Regional Agency for Environmental Protection of Tuscany (ARPAT) with representatives of the Polish Ministry of the Environment to compare and exchange best practices in the field of acoustics and related technical aspects. The Municipality of Florence presented the results achieved and the actions taken with the European projects LIFE […]