Assessment of Sustainability for Transportation Vehicles

@article{Mitropoulos2013AssessmentOS,
  title={Assessment of Sustainability for Transportation Vehicles},
  author={L. Mitropoulos and P. D. Prevedouros},
  journal={Transportation Research Record},
  year={2013},
  volume={2344},
  pages={88 - 97}
}
  • L. Mitropoulos, P. D. Prevedouros
  • Published 2013
  • Engineering
  • Transportation Research Record
  • Traditional urban planning ignores vehicle technology, including the large differences between conventional-, hybrid-, and alternative-fuel vehicles and buses. This study develops an assessment framework that has its foundations in the overarching principle of sustainability. The framework is composed of five sustainability dimensions: environment, technology, energy, economy, and users. From these dimensions, a set of indicators was developed for assessing the sustainability performance of… CONTINUE READING
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