Essays about: "Sustainable mobility transition"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 38 essays containing the words Sustainable mobility transition.

  1. 1. Reducing the environmental impact of new neighbourhoods during early planning stages using life cycle analysis (LCA) : Towards effective decision support tools for settlements projects

    University essay from KTH/Byggvetenskap

    Author : Pierrick Francois Gervasi; [2022]
    Keywords : district LCA; residential neighbourhood; EPD; Urban Print; urban; modelling; normalization; weighing; planet boundaries.;

    Abstract : Since the first warnings on the limits of planet Earth, 50 years ago, policies havenot been sufficient and fast enough to create a more sustainable world, which is todayillustrated by climate change, an increase in resource scarcity, and tremendousbiodiversity loss. Cities have been playing an important role in those environmentalconsequences, today accounting for 60% of greenhouse gases. READ MORE

  2. 2. I want to be sustainable, but I love my car! A mixed-method study of consumer adoption of u-PSS from a Prospect Theory perspective

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för företagande och ledning

    Author : Josefin Edenborg; Linnéa Falk; [2022]
    Keywords : User-Product Service System; Car-Sharing; Prospect Theory; Framing; Mixed-method;

    Abstract : Critical to the transition towards a Circular Economy is for organizations to move from traditional linear, make-use-dispose business models to circular. One such business model, "Use-Oriented Product-Service- Systems'' (u-PSS), has gained increased traction among both scholars and practitioners due to its environmental benefits. READ MORE

  3. 3. Transition Town Ulvsunda - sustainable reconstruction in post-industrial cities

    University essay from KTH/Arkitektur

    Author : Judia Avenine; [2022]
    Keywords : urban planning; post-industrial cities; sustainability; urban renewal; urban reconstruction;

    Abstract : As space is becoming more scarce in cities worldwide, as well as concerns regarding sustainability and exploitation of nature, redevelopment and regeneration of existing sites is becoming a more sought after approach. At the same time, urban planners are raising concerns regarding the increasing homogeneity and segregation in cities calling for more mixed use and having cities reflect the complex web of interactions between people, industry and other actors. READ MORE

  4. 4. To improve the efficiency of nudging techniques applied in the transition to sustainable mobility : An applied urban study within the transport sector

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Industriell teknik

    Author : Mehri Fakhri; Rozita Zeinodin; [2022]
    Keywords : Global warming; Transportation sector; Mobility behaviors; Nudging techniques; Behavioral interventions; Sustainable mobility; Intervention Design Tool;

    Abstract : Global warming is one of the gravest concerns that the world is now dealing with. This phenomenon is caused by a variety of factors. Carbon dioxide emitted from transportation networks is a significant contributor to global warming. READ MORE

  5. 5. Who’s in charge here? Governance of e-scooters in Stockholm amid the sustainable urban mobility transition

    University essay from KTH/Urbana och regionala studier

    Author : Claire Borchers; Tobias Isaksson; [2022]
    Keywords : Sustainable mobility; transport policy; innovation; micromobility; e-scooters; Hållbar mobilitet; transportpolicy; innovation; mikromobilitet; elsparkcyklar;

    Abstract : Innovation is a necessary element to transition towards a more sustainable transport paradigm. Advancements made in electrification and digitalisation are creating new forms of urban mobility which have the potential to reduce the impact of transport and shift modal splits. READ MORE