LIFE E-VIA: construction of the prototype pavement on the test facility in Nantes … for the reduction of noise pollution from road traffic noise, in relation to the increasing share of electric vehicles in urban traffic. The LIFE E-VIA project, initiated in 2019, aims at assessing and optimising tyre/road interaction in order to control electric […]
The technical reports of Actions A1 “Electric vehicles and their noise emission“, A2 “Quiet pavement technologies and their performance over time” and A3 “Tyre role in the new context of EV and ICEV” are available on our website. It is possible consult them in the section “Documents- Project Deliverables”. Have a good reading!
Acoustic measurements on electric vehicles are in progress at Université Gustave Eiffel, in the framework of the LIFE E-VIA PROJECT.
The new report by the European Environment Agency (EEA) confirms that exposure to noise has a major impact on people’s physical and mental well-being. It has been estimated that road noise pollution impacts at least 20% of the European population living in urban areas where traffic noise levels are harmful to health. According to the […]
Abstracts of new scientific papers written about the Life E-VIA project are available in the “Documents/Papers” section of the website. Read them here: https://life-evia.eu/documents/ If you are interested in the dealt topics, contact us for further information!
Exposure to noise, particularly caused by road traffic, is a major environmental problem in Europe, affecting millions of people and causing significant public health effects. Restrictions of road traffic in urban areas can be adopted through environmental zones, city tolls, congestion charging, distinguished by vehicle types, speeds and emission standards and the interventions are often […]
According to the Italian Council of Ministers’ instructions, regarding the health emergency due to the spread of CoVid19, the Municipality of Florence has cancelled this afternoon’s events and it is planning to cancel the coming days’ ones. We apologize for the inconvenience, but we are obliged to postpone “Beautiful Sounds” study day up to date […]
2020 will be the International Year of Sound! The International Year of Sound 2020 is a global initiative to highlight the importance of sound and related sciences and technologies. It will be celebrated all over the world with many events, coordinated by the International Commission for Acoustics.