Skip to main content

The Business of Sustainable Mobility: From Vision to Reality
In many parts of the world, there is a crisis of mobility. The choices we have made over the past 200 years on modes and technologies of transport have brought us unprecedented global interaction and in many respects increased personal freedom. However, all this mobility has come at a cost to society, to the economy and to the environment. Many studies touch on transport and mobility issues and more mainstream books aimed at challenging the dominance of automobility are common, yet works dealing with the longer-term strategic, theoretical and broader conceptual issues needed to inform the move towards more sustainable transport are rare. Yet policy-makers, practitioners, as well as many sections of academia, acknowledge a need for guidance on new thinking on sustainable mobility. This book brings together a range of views representing both leading-edge thinking and best practice in the mobility sector.

Publisher: Greenleaf Publishing in association with GSE Research

More about this publication?

Free Content Preliminary material
pp. i-xi(11)

Favourites:
ADD

The business of sustainable mobility
pp. 11-18(8)
Authors: Nieuwenhuis, Paul; Wells, Peter; Vergragt, Philip J.

Favourites:
ADD
Favourites:
ADD
Favourites:
ADD
Favourites:
ADD

Business models for relocalisation to deliver sustainability
pp. 92-102(11)
Authors: Wells, Peter; Nieuwenhuis, Paul

Favourites:
ADD

Modularity for greening the automobile
pp. 103-111(9)
Author: Dower, Gordon

Favourites:
ADD
Favourites:
ADD

The seven characteristics of successful sustainable system innovations
pp. 125-141(17)
Authors: van der Horst, Tom; Vergragt, Philip J.

Favourites:
ADD

Process- and product-oriented environmental policy within the car chain: Examples from bmw and general motors
pp. 157-170(14)
Authors: Smink, Carla K.; Nielsen, Eskild Holm; Jørgensen, Tine Herreborg

Favourites:
ADD

The switch to CNG in two urban areas in India: How was this achieved?
pp. 171-186(16)
Authors: Patankar, Mahesh; Patwardhan, Anand

Favourites:
ADD

Local needs in urban transport
pp. 187-195(9)
Author: Kunur, Merih

Favourites:
ADD
Favourites:
ADD

The reinvention of the automobile
pp. 209-222(14)
Author: Borroni-Bird, Chris

Favourites:
ADD

Conclusions: Where next and when can we buy one?
pp. 223-230(8)
Authors: Nieuwenhuis, Paul; Wells, Peter; Vergragt, Philip J.

Favourites:
ADD

Epilogue: A day in a life in 2049
pp. 231-240(10)
Authors: Elzen, Boelie; Hafkamp, Wim

Favourites:
ADD

Free Content Supplementary material
pp. 241-256(16)

Favourites:
ADD

Access Key

Free Content
Free content
New Content
New content
Open Access Content
Open access content
Subscribed Content
Subscribed content
Free Trial Content
Free trial content
Cookie Policy
X
Cookie Policy
ingentaconnect website makes use of cookies so as to keep track of data that you have filled in. I am Happy with this Find out more