Essays about: "cargo cycles"

Found 2 essays containing the words cargo cycles.

  1. 1. Cargo Cycles in Urban Freight Transport : Obstacles and facilitating factors for utilising cargo cycles in urban freight transport in Stockholm, Sweden

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Kulturgeografiska institutionen

    Author : Jan Lasovský; [2019]
    Keywords : cargo cycle; cargo bike; sustainable urban freight transport; last-mile logistics; space-efficient logistics; Stockholm; path dependence;

    Abstract : Cargo cycles can play a considerable role in mitigating the negative impacts of urban freight transport while still ensure that the material needs of the city are fulfilled. Their small size, lower operating costs, smaller carbon footprint, lack of tailpipe emissions, and manoeuvrability in congested areas are considerable advantages over traditional urban freight vehicles. READ MORE

  2. 2. A Case Study of Knowledge Transfer. Pedalling for progress with the cargo cycle

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : David Jallow; Lisette Johansson; [2015-07-10]
    Keywords : Knowledge transfer; knowledge dissemination; best practice; sustainable last-mile logistics; urban development; urban freight transport; urban mobility; cargo cycles; cargo bikes; cycle logistics; Colombia;

    Abstract : AbstractCity logistics is integral to the sustainable development of cities, nevertheless, it is an aspect which has been largely ignored in policy debate. Although policy-makers are increasingly tending to this issue, there has not been sufficient research addressing the link between last-mile logistics and sustainable urban development. READ MORE