Essays about: "means for transportation"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 194 essays containing the words means for transportation.

  1. 1. Another Lunatic Line? An Economic Evaluation of the Standard Gauge Railway in Kenya

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Hedda Most; [2021]
    Keywords : Transportation Infrastructure; Railways; Kenya; Differences-in-Differences; Income; Economic Growth; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This research paper seeks to examine the emerging role of transportation infrastructure on economic activity in low-income countries due to its vital part in facilitating deeper integration of markets, hence fostering inclusive growth and prosperity for the poor. Although its economic causal framework suggests ambiguous results, transportation investments account for the largest share of the World Bank's lending to developing countries. READ MORE

  2. 2. Business Case, Design and Simulation of Solar Powered Hydrogen Refuelling Stations

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för Energivetenskaper

    Author : Axel Nordin Fürdös; [2021]
    Keywords : Hydrogen; HRS; Energy Systems; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Abstract The thesis investigates some possible pathways for how solar powered Hydrogen Refuelling Stations (Solar-HRS) can be implemented in a economically viable way. This is done by the use of a custom simulation model in MATLAB/Simulunk to simulate and evaluate the inner workings of the Solar-HRS. READ MORE

  3. 3. Business-to-Business Market Making on the Internet: A Case for End-of-Life Electric Vehicle Batteries

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Hannes Marten; [2020-07-23]
    Keywords : Electric Vehicle Battery; Repurposing; Second Life; Business-to-Business; Market Making; Marketplace; Principal-Agent Theory; New Market Creation;

    Abstract : Introduction: The ongoing transformation towards emission-free means of transportation goes alongwith the resource-intensive production and integration of electric vehicle batteries. Despite theenvironmental potential in decarbonizing the transport sector, electric vehicle batteries lose capacityover time and use and are only usable for transportation purposes until reaching 70 to 80 residualcapacity. READ MORE

  4. 4. Design of a workstation for teleoperated forwarders : Exploring the future work within forestry

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik och samhälle

    Author : Tobias Persson; [2020]
    Keywords : Teleoperation; Telepresence; Remote Control; Forest Machines; Forwarder; Human Centered Design; Human-centered design; Driver Environment; Industrial Design Engineering; Future Work; User Experience; UX; UI; Master thesis; Fjärrstyrning; Telenärvaro; Distanskontroll; Skogsmaskiner; Skotare; Användarcentrerad Design; Förarmiljö; Teknisk Design; Framtida Arbete; Användarupplevelse; Examensarbete;

    Abstract : This thesis work has been the result of a five-year Industrial Design Engineering education at Luleå University of Technology. The project has investigated the possibilities of teleoperating forest machines using a human-centered design approach. The work has been conducted for Skogforsk, which is the Swedish institute for forestry. READ MORE

  5. 5. Addressing a large-scale implementation of low-emission zones in France

    University essay from KTH/Systemanalys och ekonomi

    Author : Mina Roncière; [2020]
    Keywords : low-emisson zone; air quality; air pollution; transport policy; urban typology;

    Abstract : Air pollution is a public health issue, and traffic is one of the main sources of pollutants such as NO2, PM10 and PM2.5. Consequently, European cities have been implementing low-emission zones (LEZs) by defining regulated areas, where the most-polluting vehicles are prohibited from driving. READ MORE