Essays about: "trucks"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 610 essays containing the word trucks.

  1. 1. How the institutional, relational and leadership factors affect the implementation of sustainable business practice within MNCs HQ in a developed country and Subsidiary in a developing country? A case study on Volvo Trucks Located in Sweden (HQ) and Malaysia (Subsidiary)

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Krishnapriya Sujatha; Mubarak Eljack; [2022-02-11]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Companies are in the transformation process from the classical or linear way of conducting business to a more sustainable model. This is necessitated by the growing societal awareness to protect the environment and resources for future living. READ MORE

  2. 2. Effekten av dual-mode lokomotiv på transportkostnad för försörjningsystem med ofullständig elektrifiering : en kartläggning av Norgependeln

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

    Author : Sixten Walheim; [2022]
    Keywords : järnvägstransporter; rundvirkestransporter; Norgependeln; elektrifieringsgrad; systemtåg;

    Abstract : Av Sveriges totala rundvirkestransporter sker ca 20 % av transportarbetet på järnväg med målet om att öka. Något som hindrar en ökning av järnvägstransporter förutom konkurrens från lastbil, är avsaknaden av fullständig elektrifiering. READ MORE

  3. 3. 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

  4. 4. Electric Road Systems: A case study on the bridge of Öresund

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Industriell elektroteknik och automation

    Author : Jakob Svensson; [2022]
    Keywords : Electric road systems; Transportation; Electric Vehicle; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Combustion of fossil fuels is single-handedly the largest contributor of global warming. The transportation sector is responsible for about a third of the greenhouse gas emissions yearly in Sweden. In turn, road traffic makes up the largest share within the transportation. READ MORE

  5. 5. Evaluating Business Models and Battery Usage in Battery Electric Trucks: : A Simulation Model for Future Scenarios

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

    Author : Johan Andersson; Adam Wiberg; [2022]
    Keywords : Simulation model; Scenario modeling; Future studies; Business models; Inter-urban transportation; Simulationsmodell; Scenariomodellering; Framtidsstudier; Affärsmodeller; Inter-urban transport;

    Abstract : Road freight transport is changing, with an uncertain future and climate change calling for adaptation. Batteries as the power source are one solution for sustainable transport, yet these are affected by degrading effects, eventually making the batteries unusable. READ MORE