Essays about: "Sustainable Road Transport"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 62 essays containing the words Sustainable Road Transport.

  1. 1. TOWARDS SUSTAINABLE ROAD TRANSPORT - Key factors on consumers’ willingness to adopt electric vehicles in Sweden

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Gökay Cinar; [2021-07-14]
    Keywords : Sustainable Road Transport; Electric Vehicle; Sweden; Rational Choice Theory; Multi-level Perspective Framework;

    Abstract : This study aims to explore and understand key factors that influence consumers’ willingness to adopt electric vehicles in Sweden. As the world is facing the climate change reality, many initiatives are taking place in various sectors in different countries to tackle climate change. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Road To Urban Streets : The redevelopment of transport infrastructure in relation to the Swedish planning process

    University essay from KTH/Urbana och regionala studier

    Author : Ellen McManus; Albin Bellander; [2021]
    Keywords : sustainable transport planning; socio-technical transitions; obduracy; urban streets; densification;

    Abstract : Urban planning needs to address the future role of transport infrastructure in cities. Due to previous planning ideals, our cities consist of transport networks that stand in conflict with ambitions to create dense and multifunctional urban environments, decrease pollution, and create safe urban space. READ MORE

  3. 3. Nonlinear, not Necessarily Circular, Design for Sustainability

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Industridesign

    Author : Sheida Amiri Rigi; [2021]
    Keywords : Technology and Engineering; Arts and Architecture;

    Abstract : This project has been an exploration into how sustainability is understood and its challenges framed within design. But the reader undertaking the task of going through this document will find more about carrying in urban transportation which has been the area of application. READ MORE

  4. 4. Eco-route modelling using GIS : How to find the most sustainable route option 

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för geografi

    Author : Malin Gillman; [2021]
    Keywords : Eco-routing; Route modelling; GIS; Transportation; Sustainability; Road impacts; Network analysis; Network analyst; Sustainable transportation; Geographical information systems;

    Abstract : In a time when the concept of sustainability is gaining increasing attention among the public, as well as among stake holders and policy makers, informing people about what the most sustainable choice to make is, is crucial in leading people in the right direction.  Travelling is an activity requiring a traveller to make multiple choices, with one of the choices being which route between two places to take. READ MORE

  5. 5. Electrification of Heavy Transport Vehicles in Stockholm Sweden

    University essay from KTH/Maskinkonstruktion (Inst.)

    Author : Joel Amb; Rikard McPherson; [2021]
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    Abstract : Sweden wants to reach its climate goals and one important step towards doing so is to lower road emissions. Today heavy transport constitutes 5% of all vehicles on the road in Sweden but are contributing to 25% of all CO2 road emissions. READ MORE