Essays about: "Sustainable mobility"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 225 essays containing the words Sustainable mobility.

  1. 1. Cooperation In Fragmentation: Factors Influencing the Willingness of Firms to Cooperate in Fragmented Industries

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Constantin Grosse; Johannes Friederich Justus; [2022]
    Keywords : Fragmentation; Cooperation; Mobility Industry; Industry Change; Consolidation; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : In any given industry, fragmentation, namely the state of a disintegrated landscape of market participants’ offerings, can have detrimental effects on firms and customers in the likes of inefficiencies or inconvenient offerings, respectively. Despite recent first steps towards consolidation of offerings through, for example, platform ecosystems, the German mobility industry is still largely fragmented. READ MORE

  2. 2. 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

  3. 3. 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

  4. 4. Mobility Services and Accessibility to Public and Local Services in Swedish Rural Areas

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Eli Rätväg; [2022]
    Keywords : MaaS; mobility-as-a-service; Sweden; rural areas; rural transportation; public service; private car use; accessibility; mobility; local accessibility index; public transportation authorities; PTA;

    Abstract : This report aims to study the difficulties when approaching accessibility and mobility challenges in rural areas and explore how rural areas might have been approached with urban methods. Mobility-as-a-Service (MaaS) is a renowned concept when addressing accessibility and mobility development in both rural and urban areas. READ MORE

  5. 5. 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