Suggestion on urban low carbon transport system construction in China

All authors:
Liguang, F., Zhang, W., Haozhi, Z.
Host organisation: CoE Beijing, P. R. China
Country: China
Publication year: 2011
Published in:
Highways & Automotive Applications
Research theme: Environment and Climate Change, Mobility and Access
Keywords:
low carbon transports, greenhouse gas reduction
Type:
Research article
Summary:
This paper analyzed the outstanding problems that urban transport development poses upon the resources and the environment. Coupled with the nation's low carbon development strategy, the paper analyzed and defined what low-carbon urban transport system is. Based on the analysis of the internal and external environment surrounding China's urban transport in the new era, the paper also explored the development path for and access to China's low-carbon urban transport system, after making a survey on the international experience in low-carbon urban transport.

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