Sustainable transportation strategies for decoupling road vehicle transport and carbon dioxide emissions

@article{Velazquez2015SustainableTS,
  title={Sustainable transportation strategies for decoupling road vehicle transport and carbon dioxide emissions},
  author={L. Velazquez and N. Munguia and M. Will and A. Zavala and Sara Patricia Verdugo and B. Delakowitz and B. Giannetti},
  journal={Management of Environmental Quality: An International Journal},
  year={2015},
  volume={26},
  pages={373-388}
}
Purpose – The purpose of this paper is to identify research priorities to guide transportation stakeholders in their practice, education, and research. Design/methodology/approach – A literature review of published, conference proceedings, agency reports, books, and web site documents was conducted, aiming at the identification of the diverging strategies and practices undertaken by transportation stakeholders in order to be able to generate initial meaningful insights about a sustainable… Expand
Sustainable transportation management: Integrated modeling and support
Abstract The issue of sustainability has been a focus in the transportation industry. With the development of global business operations, increasing container demand causes transportation issues, andExpand
Sustainable supply chain initiatives in reducing greenhouse gas emission within the road freight industry
Background:  Global supply chains have evolved from a traditional simple supply chain to one that is filled with complexities and uncertainties. The increase in road freight transportation hasExpand
The sustainable transport pathway: A holistic strategy of Five Transformations
In this paper, a holistic strategy of the “Five Transformations” is introduced to offer a comprehensive and synergetic theory to tackle various daunting challenges faced by the transport sector andExpand
Incorporating carbon footprint with activity-based costing constraints into sustainable public transport infrastructure project decisions
Abstract An optimal sustainable public transport infrastructure project portfolio selection requires an environment management strategy for both the social and economic development. This studyExpand
A Review of the Measurement Method, Analysis and Implementation Policy of Carbon Dioxide Emission from Transportation
This paper presents a review of carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions from transportation in an attempt to establish a quick and suboptimal update of the methods used to calculate and analyze CO2 emissionsExpand
Evaluation and analysis of new-energy vehicle industry policies in the context of technical innovation in China
Abstract Low-carbon economic development, information and communication technical innovation have been intensifying the pursuit of new-energy vehicles. This emerging sector has far-reachingExpand
Minimum carbon dioxide emission based selection of traffic route with unsignalised junctions in tandem network
Purpose The purpose of this paper is to provide a traffic route selection strategy based on minimum carbon dioxide (CO2) emission by vehicles over different route choices. Expand
Developing urban transport in Turkey with much higher dependence on walking and cycling
TLDR
A methodological framework is presented, which inductively arrives at a systematic mechanism for developing sustainable transportation scenarios and indicates that the content of the aspirational based proposal was credible and effective. Expand
The decoupling states of CO2 emissions in the Chinese transport sector from 1994 to 2012: A perspective on fuel types
This paper analyzes the decoupling states between CO2 emissions and transport development in China from 1994 to 2012. The results indicate that, at the aggregate level, the Chinese transport sectorExpand
Environmental Consequence of Transportation Sector for USA: The Validation of Transportation Kuznets Curve
This paper explores the relationship between transportation infrastructure and CO2 emissions by incorporating business cycle, transportation energy consumption and oil prices in carbon emissionsExpand
...
1
2
3
4
...

References

SHOWING 1-10 OF 103 REFERENCES
AN APPROACH TO THE DEVELOPMENT OF SUSTAINABLE URBAN TRANSPORT
The Earth Summit in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil in 1992 highlighted transport as one of the key areas responsible for a deterioration in environmental quality. Transport Agenda 21 must address issuesExpand
The use of sustainability indicators in urban passenger transport during the decision-making process: the case of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Transportation is an important sector that has significant economical, social and environmental impacts. In this context, indicators can be used to evaluate sustainable transportation and to guideExpand
Forecasting the carbon footprint of road freight transport in 2020
This paper reports on research undertaken to determine the baseline trends in logistics and supply chain management and associated environmental effects up to 2020. Factors affecting freightExpand
Incorporating carbon footprint with activity-based costing constraints into sustainable public transport infrastructure project decisions
Abstract An optimal sustainable public transport infrastructure project portfolio selection requires an environment management strategy for both the social and economic development. This studyExpand
Sustainable Transportation: Problems and Solutions
Part 1. The Nature of the Problem. 1. The Problem of Sustainability in the Transport Sector. 2. The Historical Problem of Sustainability in the Transport. Sector. 3. Climate Change. 4. Urban AirExpand
SUSTAINABLE TRANSPORT: ANALYSIS FRAMEWORKS
For both passenger and freight transport, this paper presents analysis frameworks illustrating the interaction of factors that influence indicators of transport sustainability; identifiesExpand
Opportunity to reduce greenhouse gas by the use of alternative fuels and technologies in urban public transport in Brazil
In Brazil, urban public transport is carried out mainly by petroleum diesel buses which were responsible for the emission of 27.8 million tons of CO2 in 2010. In order to change this situation, newExpand
Emissions of CO2 from road freight transport in London: Trends and policies for long run reductions
Freight transport has been receiving increasing attention in both literature and practice following the growing recognition of its importance in urban transport planning. This paper analysesExpand
AN APPLICATION OF THE METHODOLOGY FOR ASSESSMENT OF THE SUSTAINABILITY OF THE AIR TRANSPORT SYSTEM
An assessment and operationalization of the concept of sustainable air transport system is recognized as an important but complex research, operational and policy task. In the scope of the academicExpand
Multi-criteria analysis of alternative-fuel buses for public transportation
The technological development of buses with new alternative fuels is considered in this paper. Several types of fuels are considered as alternative-fuel modes, i.e., electricity, fuel cellExpand
...
1
2
3
4
5
...