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MyPTP

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myPTP is a web app that creates commute travel plans for employees of businesses.

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Product

myPTP is a web client based application provided to businesses to help employees commute in a more environmentally friendly way. [1] It was devised by the people of liftshare.com and as such utilised liftshare.com's car club and liftsharing database.[1] The product is also hinted as requiring a log in, and collects personal details which are passed on to transport operators to help them optimise their service.

History

Winner at the GeoVation finals in May 2011. [2]

Impact

The desired impact of myPTP is to reduce carbon emissions for businesses as well as the strain on local transport infrastructure, especially roads.

External Links

GeoVation.org

Liftshare.com

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 How can we improve transport in Britain? The finalists' ideas - GeoVation blog
  2. And the winners are... - GeoVation blog
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