Essays about: "Transport mode choice"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 23 essays containing the words Transport mode choice.

  1. 1. A Study on Life Cycle Assessment-based Tool for the Early Stage of Building Design

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Nazila Ravan; [2019]
    Keywords : Architects; architectural design; buildings; carbon footprint; life cycle assessment; sustainability; tool;

    Abstract : The responsibility of the building sector to diminish the harmful environmental impacts, locally and globally, has been extensively considered. Thus, Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) in building and construction practices has been widely implemented. READ MORE

  2. 2. A study of sedimentation problems in the lower reaches of the river Österdalälven

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Louise Sjölund; [2018]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : The river  Österdalälven  deposits  large  amounts  of sediment  when it  passes through  the city of Mora. The sediment  deposition  risks  clogging  the inlet  to the lake  Siljan,  hampers navigation,  and creates a risk  of the river  forming  new channels. READ MORE

  3. 3. Increased Safety on Cycling Paths by Improving Road Maintenance : A Concept to Report Faults and Provide Grades on Cycling Paths

    University essay from KTH/Hållbarhet och miljöteknik

    Author : Sara Vitmosse; [2018]
    Keywords : MCA; Cycling infrastructure; Operation and maintenance; Mobile application; reporting system;

    Abstract : Urbanisation is increasing and more sustainable transport modes are promoted, in both the sustainable development goals and the national goals. Sweden has developed a national cycling strategy, with the purpose to improve cycling infrastructure and make more people chose the bike. READ MORE

  4. 4. Transport Choices and Vehicle Ownership with Autonomous Vehicles : A modelling effort on car ownership, transport mode choice and travel demand with Driverless Technology.

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Vide Richter; [2018]
    Keywords : Autonomous vehicles; shared autonomous vehicles; driverless buses; vehicle ownership modelling; travel demand modelling; Självkörande bilar; självkörande delade taxis; självkörande bussar; bilinnehavsmodellering; efterfrågemodellering;

    Abstract : Transport is one of the basic needs of a functioning society. Unfortunately, transport also pollutes our cities and release greenhouses gases. Driverless technology is a technology predicted to disrupt the future transport system, and perhaps change how we travel from private cars to shared vehicles. READ MORE

  5. 5. A Study of Effects of a Car Free Week for School Children in Nacka Municipality

    University essay from KTH/Samhällsplanering och miljö

    Author : Hadis Pepic; [2018]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : The increase of private car usage as transport mode is a non-sustainable trend that also has affected the choice of transport mode that takes children to school. School children who use active travel as transport mode has decreased while children who are driven to school has increased. READ MORE