Essays about: "sustainable transit"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 57 essays containing the words sustainable transit.

  1. 1. Evaluation of bus networks designed by a metaheuristic algorithm : A case study in Södertälje, Sweden

    University essay from KTH/Transportplanering

    Author : Manuel Chala Penagos; Anastasios Skoufas; [2022]
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    Abstract : This thesis evaluates the feasibility of bus networks’ implementation in a real life scenario designed by a metaheuristics algorithm called “Multi Objective Discrete Cuckoo Search (MODCS)”. The research focuses on evaluating the generated bus networks from two points of view: the first concerns a comparative analysis (quantitative part) of the algorithm’s results with the current bus network in Södertälje in terms of the operation and passenger costs. READ MORE

  2. 2. Green Bonds Issuance Benefits : Evidence from the Real Estate Sector

    University essay from KTH/Fastighetsföretagande och finansiella system

    Author : Hsu-Chi Weng; [2022]
    Keywords : Real Estate; Green Bonds; Green Bonds Premium; Sustainable Finance; Fastigheter; Gröna obligationer; Gröna obligationer premie; Hållbar finans;

    Abstract : In response to The Paris Agreement, all aspects of society are committing to transit to a low-carbon future. The real estate industry, which is responsible for a large portion of greenhouse gas emissions, plays a pivotal role in achieving this temperature goal. READ MORE

  3. 3. Finding a Safe and Just Space for Water Use in Mexico City: An Evaluation of Mexico City's Water Public Policies with Doughnut Economic Sustainability Transitions Criteria

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Internationella miljöinstitutet

    Author : Eva Valencia Lenero; [2021]
    Keywords : Sustainable Transitions; Mexico City; Water Use; Doughnut Economics; Impact Evaluation; Policy; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Mexico City’s water system is not sustainable. There is an unfair inequality gap in the quantity and quality of water access for its residents. Moreover, the groundwater aquifers in the city are being over-exploited and polluted. READ MORE

  4. 4. Study of Energy Neutrality in Kochi Metro Rail, India

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Sustainability, Innovation and Management in Building (SIMB)

    Author : Jeena Paul; [2021]
    Keywords : Solar PV panels; Traction Power; Auxiliary Power; Regenerative Braking System; Energy Neutrality;

    Abstract : Now a days, the society thinks about more sustainable and clean energy sources. Most of the countries in the world relay on non-renewable energy sources for the generation of electricity. This results in the scarcity of fossil fuels in future and also increases the production of carbon emissions. READ MORE

  5. 5. Sustainability in practice : A governmentality study about transit‐oriented development in rural areas

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för Urbana Studier (US)

    Author : Freja Lina Huhle; [2021]
    Keywords : Governmentality studies; Sustainable Regional Development; Transit-oriented development Gothenburg metropolitan region; Rural areas;

    Abstract : As a response to meet climate targets, transit-oriented development is seen as a tool in Swedish regional development to decrease car dependency. By national infrastructural investments in new train stations, small municipalities are expected to continue the transit-oriented development by plan dense areas with housing in connection to the new train stations. READ MORE