The Impact Of Co2 Emission On The Environment Of The Transport Sector From An Economic, Technical And Environmental Point Of

1796 WordsOct 29, 20148 Pages
Abstract: In the light of ever-increasing greenhouse gases, global energy use, the increasing cost of energy services, concerns over energy supply security, climate change and local air pollution, this report centers around the question of how CO2 emission can be reduced in long term. As transport system plays a major role in the increased greenhouse gases, this report highlights the use of future vehicles in the transport sector from an economic, technical and environmental point of view. Through its multi-disciplinary approach the report provides a knowledge base concerning different strategies made by government and recent advancements in automobile sector in order to reduce carbon emission. Contents: 1. Introduction………………………………………………….............................03 2. Key findings ………………………………………….......................................04 2.1 Policy context ………………………………….............................................05 2.1.1 European transport and fuel policy...........................................................05 2.1.2 Biofuel compatibility…………………....................................................05 2.1.3 Tail pipe CO2 related policies ……….....................................................06 2.1.4 Sales of ultra-low carbon cars by 2020 ……........................ …………..06 2.2 Future fuels …………………………………...............................................07 2.3 Future vehicles………………………………………………........................07
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