Essays about: "car sharing"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 56 essays containing the words car sharing.

  1. 1. An investigation of the targeted customers of a peer-to-peer car sharing company and how the company’s value proposition should be developed accordingly

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Johanna Edman; Johanna Lilliecreutz; [2019-07-09]
    Keywords : sharing economy; service innovation; car sharing; peer-to-peer car sharing; value proposition; value proposition canvas; participation motives;

    Abstract : Background and Purpose: Most countries in the world are becoming increasingly urbanized, which implies challenges related to transportation within cities. More individuals in cities, and hence more cars, has consequences such as increased congestion, limited parking space, as well as increased pollution. READ MORE

  2. 2. Analysing car-sharing and variations between practices within the mobility nexus in Gothenburg

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Mariya Kristiansen; Desislava Chukarska; [2019-07-03]
    Keywords : car-sharing; practice theory; variations; elements of practice; practitioner;

    Abstract : MSc in Marketing and Consumption.... READ MORE

  3. 3. Land Rover BackPacker : A minimal travel vehicle

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Designhögskolan vid Umeå universitet

    Author : Edwin Senger; [2019]
    Keywords : Future; mobility; shared; service; tourism; adventure; Land Rover; sustainable; sustainability;

    Abstract : How can reductionism lead to a greater experience and add to the appeal of a product? The Land Rover BackPacker is a minimalistic travel vehicle that questions the space and the complexity needed in a vehicle while exploring the world 4x4 inspired by the necessity of reduction in today's consumerist world to fight climate change and the freedom of travelling light. Its open design creates an interactive space with it's surroundings for 2 people which is created in a multifunctional approach to be more then a car but a space to hang out and a place to sleep in the wild. READ MORE

  4. 4. Volvo Project Mirror : A mobility ecosystem facilitating future ownership experience

    University essay from

    Author : Lingxi Yuan; [2019]
    Keywords : Future; mobility; Volvo; cars; vehicle; transportation; shared; service; interior; interaction; sustainability;

    Abstract : How would future vehicle ownership evolve as car sharing becomes dominant in urban scenario? How may we recreate the sense of emotional attachments to personal vehicles? How can we utilize the car even when it's idle and thus making ownership more sustainable? Imagine a future model of vehicle ownership which challenges the concept of personal vehicle and its role nowadays. This project envisions such a future to inspire the people and spark discussions about the subject. READ MORE

  5. 5. Flying to Thailand? Quantifying and Comparing Consumption Induced Carbon Emissions of B2C Car Sharing Users

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Internationella miljöinstitutet

    Author : Samuel Kalb; [2019]
    Keywords : Car Sharing; Consumption Induced Carbon Emissions; Rebound Effects; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Car sharing (CS) is a growing phenomenon globally but its environmental implications are not yet fully explored. While many researchers agree that it could have multiple direct environmental benefits, indirect effects like carbon emissions induced through changed consumption patterns have been poorly explored. READ MORE