Essays about: "road transport"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 376 essays containing the words road transport.

  1. 1. A modular switching system as a flexible charging solution for a logistics terminal

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Industriell elektroteknik och automation

    Author : Axel Stenström; [2022]
    Keywords : Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : The ambition to move road transport from fossil fuels to electric energy is a large undertaking. One of the biggest challenges with making the trucks fully electric is to charge them. READ MORE

  2. 2. Digital Twins in Railways : State of the Art, Opportunities, and Guidelines

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för datavetenskap och medieteknik (DM)

    Author : Ruth Dirnfeld; [2022]
    Keywords : Digital Twin; Railway Systems; Artificial Intelligence; Machine Learning; Guidelines; Systematic Literature Review;

    Abstract : There is growing interest in the concept of digital twins (DTs) among software engineers and researchers. As an emerging topic, DTs are a promising paradigm to enhance the predictability, safety, and reliability of cyber-physical systems in different domains. READ MORE

  3. 3. Electrification of Last-Mile Transport : A Study of Charging Infrastructure and Collaborative Business Model

    University essay from KTH/Energiteknik

    Author : Elin Johansson; Marcus Rostmark; [2022]
    Keywords : Electrification; electric vehicles; last-mile; charging infrastructure; risk analysis; collaborative business models; Elektrifiering; elfordon; sista milen; laddinfrastruktur; riskanalys; kollaborativ affärsmodell;

    Abstract : Electrification of the transport sector is an important step in reducing the global greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. Compared to traditional internal combustion engine vehicles (ICEVs), electric vehicles (EVs) produce no tail-pipe emissions and could be coupled with responsible energy production from renewable energy sources to reduce coupled emissions of their operation. READ MORE

  4. 4. What is the future of emission data? A study of environmental purchasing criteria in the heavy road freight transport industry in Sweden

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Produktionsekonomi

    Author : Måns Kvarnfors; Magnus Åström; [2022]
    Keywords : emission data; purchasing; GHG emissions; road transport; Sweden; environmental purchasing; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Heavy road freight transports in Sweden are responsible for a significant portion of national greenhouse gas emissions. Earlier research has looked at the purchasing process of transports in a business-to-business context and established its importance for limiting environmental impact. READ MORE

  5. 5. Flexibilitet i virkestransporter på järnväg : möjligheter och kostnader : effekter av säsongsmönser och avvikelser från planerade tågflöden

    University essay from SLU/Department of Forest Biomaterials and Technology (from 131204)

    Author : Ida Persson; [2022]
    Keywords : virkesförsörjning; tåg; störningar; risk; multimodala transporter;

    Abstract : Behov av flexibilitet i virkesförsörjningen uppstår eftersom det är en dynamisk verksamhet. Störningar i tillverkningsprocessen kan ge förändring i efterfrågan, störningar i transporter kan ge förändrade behov från olika transportslag och störningar i anskaffning av virke ger nya flöden. READ MORE