Essays about: "total cost of ownership"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 71 essays containing the words total cost of ownership.

  1. 1. Investigating the replacement of old passenger cars with modern less emission intensive cars in Sweden using Total Cost of Ownership approach

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Shahab Zafar; [2022]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; Total Cost of Ownership TCO ; Lifecycle Cost Analysis LCCA ; Netzero Mobility; ICE cars; EV Transition;

    Abstract : Purpose. In Sweden, private commuting accounts for two third of total transportation emissions and 21% of the country’s total. To become net-zero by 2045, Sweden plans to have 2 million electric cars on the roads by 2030. Whereas with current pace, there will be 1 million electric cars by the end of the decade. READ MORE

  2. 2. Electrification choices of heavy road transporters : An exploratory study of the connections between the technology choices and the transporters' business models

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för företagande, innovation och hållbarhet

    Author : Simon Sandahl; [2022]
    Keywords : Business Model; Business Ecosystem; Heavy Road Transports; Electric Vehicles;

    Abstract : Problem Discussion: In the Swedish context, 74 per cent of transports are within regional borders, meaning that transportation departed in a specific region seldom leaves the region it departed from. This condition makes it possible to transition many trucks in the Swedish transportation fleet to electric. READ MORE

  3. 3. Capital and Operational Cost Evaluation of Selected Powertrain configurations in Heavy-duty Fuel Cell Trucks

    University essay from KTH/Fordonsdynamik

    Author : Shenoy Vivek Venkatesh; [2021]
    Keywords : Heavy long haulage trucks; Total Cost of Ownership TCO ; Fuel Cell Electric Vehicle FCEV ; Battery Electric Vehicle BEV ; Tunga lastbilar; total ägandekostnad TCO ; elfordon med bränsleceller FCEV ; batterielektriska fordon BEV ;

    Abstract : The automotive and heavy-duty trucking industries are heading towards research and development of alternative powertrain solutions to meet the United Nations sustainability goals and cleaner solutions to aid climate change actions. This thesis project aligns with the vision of finding greener and sustainable modes of transport in the heavy long haulage trucking industry. READ MORE

  4. 4. Smart components : Creating a competitive edge through smart connected drive train on mining machines

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Author : KAJOL SINGH; [2021]
    Keywords : Drivetrain; downtime; sensor system; operating data; planned maintenance; spare parts inventory; Drivlina; stillestånd; givarsystem; driftsdata; planerat underhåll; reservdelsinventering;

    Abstract : Major drivetrain components of the Epiroc machines like axles, gearboxes, transmission, torqueconverter, clutch, and bearings are critical components which are focused upon in this thesis. Failure of these major component results in breakdown of the vehicle and if early fault detection is not existing, then this causes engineers and technicians to spend a substantial amount of time to identify the root cause of the failure. READ MORE

  5. 5. Policy Tools for the Decarbonisation of Urban Freight Transport in Brazil

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Author : Raghav Somayya Mandana; [2021]
    Keywords : CO2 emissions; transport sector; decarbonisation; battery electric vehicles BEVs ; electromobility; freight transport; total cost of ownership TCO ; light commercial vehicles LCVs ; Koldioxidutsläppen; transportsektorn; avkolning; elektriska fordon EF ; elektromobilitet; godstransport; total ägandekostnad TÄK ; lätta kommersiella fordon LKF ;

    Abstract : There has been an increase in the carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions in the last 3 decades. A large share of these emissions is produced by the transport sector. In 2010 alone, global transport accounted for 7 GtCO2 eq and approximately 23% of total energy-related CO2 emissions. READ MORE