Sustainable Transportation

Sustainable Transportation

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During the last two decades, sustainability has become the dominant concern of transportation planners and policymakers. This timely text provides a framework for developing systems that move people and products efficiently while minimizing damage to the local and global environment. The book offers a uniquely comprehensive perspective on the problems surrounding current transportation systems: climate change, urban air pollution, diminishing petroleum reserves, safety issues, and congestion. It explores the full range of possible solutions, including applications of pricing, planning, policy, education, and technology. Numerous figures, tables, and examples are featured, with a primary focus on North America.Problems and Solutions William Richard Black ... LEV II, low-emission vehicle with 25% less carbon monoxide and 88% less nitrogen oxides of LEV (replaced LEV in 2004); ULEV II, ... (P) ULEV II 49 Toyota Yaris 1.5L 4 manual ULEV II 46 Nissan Altima Hybrid 2.5L 4 auto CVT PZEV 46 Toyota Corolla 1.8L 4 manual ULEVanbsp;...

Title:Sustainable Transportation
Author:William Richard Black
Publisher:Guilford Press - 2010


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