Essays about: "Green Transportation"

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  1. 1. The Influence of the Port of Gothenburg towards Inland Mode Choice Decision-Making

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Gissel Ruiz; Dimitris Soumpasis; [2020-06-16]
    Keywords : Inland Terminal; environmental incentives; sustainable transport; intermodal transport; ports; mode choice; modal shift;

    Abstract : MSc in Logistics and Transport Management.... READ MORE

  2. 2. What Moves You? : A Study of Mode Shift Motives in Stockholm

    University essay from KTH/Urbana och regionala studier

    Author : Alexander Gaio; [2020]
    Keywords : mode shift; travel behaviour; mobility management; theory of planned behaviour;

    Abstract : What causes people to change their primary transportation mode and sustain the change in the absence of an incentive? Shifting towards sustainable modes is a vision shared by many municipal, regional, national and international bodies around the world, but it is difficult to change individuals’ behaviour, especially when there is no incentive to do so. Through understanding how individuals make decisions about their planned behaviour and determining what are opportune moments to re- learn travel habits, it may serve as a key opportunity to influence sustainable mode share. READ MORE

  3. 3. Ny grönska på väg : hur en gata kan omvandlas till ett spännande parkstråk

    University essay from SLU/Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Signe Winkler; [2020]
    Keywords : parkstråk; förtätning; urbana parker; hållbar utveckling;

    Abstract : Som Sveriges snabbast växande storstad är Malmö en stad i förändring. På Malmö stads hemsida beskrivs ambitioner som att “Malmö ska vara en nära, tät, grön och funktionsblandad stad” och att “staden i huvudsak ska växa inåt, för god resurshushållning” (Malmö stadsbyggnadskontor, 2017). READ MORE

  4. 4. Evaluating the Environmental Impact of a Product : Partial Life Cycle Assessment

    University essay from Jönköping University/JTH, Logistik och verksamhetsledning; Jönköping University/JTH, Logistik och verksamhetsledning

    Author : Lina Ek; Sanna Ström; [2020]
    Keywords : CO2-eq; climate change; cradle-to-grave; environmental impact; footprint; functional unit; green production; LCA; new product development; supply chain; sustainability; sustainable transport;

    Abstract : Purpose – The purpose of this research is to investigate how manufacturing organisations can decrease their environmental impact in the supply chain. To meet the purpose, two research questions were formulated:  1. How can a manufacturing organisation reduce its environmental impact caused by transportation?  2. READ MORE

  5. 5. Assessing the potential for vertical urban agriculture for multi-storey buildings : a case study of the proposed Culture Casbah development in Rosengård, Malmö

    University essay from SLU/Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Francisco Javier Valerio Trujillo; [2020]
    Keywords : urban agriculture; well-being; sustainable development; urban ecological infrastructure; food security; densification; urban ecology infrastructure; community gardens;

    Abstract : This thesis proposes the use of urban agriculture as a tool to address three global challenges related to population growth in cities; densification, climate change and health risk by studying the history and benefits of urban agriculture, it is possible to understand the benefits in better integrating urban agriculture into new urban infrastructure, particularly in high-density housing areas. These benefits include; better living conditions, reduced food transportation, stormwater management and strong links between communities. READ MORE