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Transportation in a climate-constrained world

Author: Andreas Schäfer
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A discussion of the opportunities and challenges involved in mitigating greenhouse gas emissions from passenger travel.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Transportation in a climate-constrained world.
Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, ©2009
(DLC) 2008039613
(OCoLC)248538570
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Andreas Schäfer
ISBN: 9780262296892 0262296896 9780262255455 0262255456 1282240595 9781282240599
OCLC Number: 428733446
Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 340 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Introduction : from local impacts to global change --
The global demand for passenger travel --
Greenhouse gas emission implications of travel demand --
Road vehicle technology --
Aircraft technology --
Alternative transportation fuels --
Policy measures for greenhouse gas mitigation --
Future prospects and policy choices.
Responsibility: Andreas Schäfer [and others].

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