Essays about: "Electric roads"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 24 essays containing the words Electric roads.

  1. 1. Electric roads as future road transport : A study of Electric Road System (ERS) to facilitate sustainable road transport for passenger cars

    University essay from KTH/Energiteknik

    Author : Rose-Marie Nashed; [2019]
    Keywords : Electric roads; ERS; road transport; conductive; charge; sustainability; infrastructure; passenger cars; social investment; CBA; electric vehicles; environment; automotive industry; implementation; decision-making;

    Abstract : Sweden is a geographically large and sparsely populated country, with a need for road transport for individuals as well as for logistics. Domestic road transport largely contributes to air pollutions, where passenger cars account for the largest share. READ MORE

  2. 2. Optimising energy consumption on straight roads using regression analysis

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Gabriel Masso; [2019]
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    Abstract : Cloud computation together with robotics has opened up possibilitiesto process large amount of data (big data) generated by the greatnumber of robotic systems. Todays vehicles are equipped withhundreds of sensors generating a lot of data that needs to beprocessed. READ MORE

  3. 3. Carbon Neutral Road Transportation : An Assessment of the Potential of Electrified Road Systems

    University essay from KTH/Industriell ekologi

    Author : Clemens Möller; [2017]
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    Abstract : Sweden is striving towards a carbon neutral transportation sector by2030 which includes reductions from CO2 emissions by 70%. This thesis focusses especially on the decarbonization of road freight transportation. READ MORE

  4. 4. Optimal Energy Management for Parallel Hybrid Electric Vehicles using Dynamic Programming

    University essay from KTH/Optimeringslära och systemteori

    Author : Nikita Tagner; [2017]
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    Abstract : In this thesis, two optimal control problems for the control of hybrid electric vehicles are formulated. The first is general formulation where both velocity and state of charge can vary. The second is a formulation where the velocity is prespecified and therefore only the state of charge can vary. READ MORE

  5. 5. Life Cycle Assessment development for electrified roads : Case study for Sweden

    University essay from KTH/Byggvetenskap

    Author : Réka Nádasi; [2017]
    Keywords : LCA; SimaPro; eRoad; IPT; Conductive track; Pantograph; Sustainability;

    Abstract : The increasing role of sustainability will lead the mobility by road into a more efficient and interactive system between infrastructure, environment and vehicles. The expand of emobility based on Electric Vehicles has been restricted by numerous shortcomings such as their driving range, the battery size, the dependence on charging stations and the time required for its charging. READ MORE