Work Package Outlines

Work Package One - Project Management

Responsible Beneficiary - Robert Gordon University

The objectives of WP1 are to ensure that the project is completed on time; its objectives and targets are achieved; the project is managed in line with budget planning; and excellence and equality are maintained throughout its duration.

 

Work Package Two - Communication Activities

Responsible Beneficiary - Robert Gordon University

The objectives of WP2 are to ensure maximum impact of the project among the remote, rural and island transport community; to ensure full engagement of relevant stakeholders in the NSR and the wider EU community; and to disseminate the project results, innovation, and outcomes to relevant organisations and stakeholders.

 

Work Package Three - Accelerating Use of Zero Emission Vehicles and Vessels

Responsible Beneficiary - The Highlands and Islands Transport Partnership

The objective of this work package is to enhance the capacity of authorities to embed more zero emission vehicles and vessels in resilient transport operations in remote, rural and islands localities in the NSR. The state of the art will be captured at a transnational expert workshop attended by all project partners, related European projects and other experts. This will then be embedded in the design and planning of demonstration projects and business cases.

 

Work Package Four - Institutional, Operational and Social Innovation

Responsible Beneficiary - Office for Regional Development Leine and Weser Region

The objective of this work package is to enhance the capacity of authorities to reduce CO2 emissions from rural transport systems through institutional, operational and social innovation. The state of the art will be captured at a transnational expert workshop attended by all project partners, related European projects, and other experts. This will then be embedded in the design and planning of 5 complimentary lighthouse demonstration projects. Partners will collaborate on the design of the lighthouse projects and will share experience and learning through 2 internal workshops (design and lessons).

 

Work Package Five - Innovation Capture and Transfer

Responsible Beneficiary - Urban Foresight Limited

The objective of WP5 is to capture and assess the technical, institutional, operational and social innovation from the project, ensuring that objectives have been met and knowledge is exchanged effectively across partners and disseminated across relevant stakeholder networks.