As population growth accelerates, researchers and professionals face challenges as they attempt to plan for the future. Urban planning is a significant component in addressing the key concerns as the world population moves towards the city and leaves the rural environment behind, yet there are many factors to consider for a well rounded community. The Handbook of Research on Social, Economic, and Environmental Sustainability in the Development of Smart Cities brings together the necessary research and interdisciplinary discussion to address dilemmas created by population growth and the expansion of urban environments. This publication is an essential reference source for researchers, academicians, investors, and practitioners interested in the urban planning and technological advancements necessary for the creation of smart cities.... 30-40 miles April 1998 ZEV Smiley 31 mph 10 hours 75 miles Spring 2007 City Speed Vehicles CitroAln C1 eva#39;ie 60 mph 6 - 7 hours 60 ... They also require less maintenance than ICEs. ... 23 kWh $35, 170 Honda Fit 3 hours 82 miles 20 kWh $36, 625 (EPA = United States Environmental Protection Agency) of time required anbsp;...
|Title||:||Handbook of Research on Social, Economic, and Environmental Sustainability in the Development of Smart Cities|
|Publisher||:||IGI Global - 2015-04-30|