28 September 2020

LIFE E-VIA : construction of the prototype pavement on the test facility in Nantes

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 […]

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31 August 2020

Technical Reports A1,A2,A3 available on the Website

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!  

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30 June 2020

Noise exposure in Europe

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 […]

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15 June 2020

NEW PAPERS

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!

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25 May 2020

Final event LIFE MONZA project

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 […]

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15 March 2020

JOURNÉES TECHNIQUES ACOUSTIQUE ET VIBRATIONS- JTAV 2020

During the Journées Techniques Acoustique Et Vibrations-JTAV 20220  held in Lille, France, on 11 and 12 March 2020,  the partner Universitè Gustave Eiffel has presented the objectives of Life E-VIA project, with particular reference to the actions that address the acoustic characteristics of electric vehicles in combination with the type of asphalt and the design of […]

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5 March 2020

WORKSHOP “BEAUTIFUL SOUNDS: POSITIVE SOUNDS FOR HAPPY PLACES”

After the success of the initiative “NOISE AND THE CITY – L’ANIMA SONORA DELLE CITTÁ” and “A QUIET PLACE – UN POSTO TRANQUILLO”, acoustics experts, doctors, designers and philosophers of sound are again meeting in Palazzo Vecchio in Florence to talk about how an environment can be considered of quality thanks to the presence of […]

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