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Author Christensen, Jorgen ♦ Glaeser, Klaus Peter ♦ Shelton, Terry ♦ Moore, Barry ♦ Aarts, Loes
Source OECD iLibrary
Content type Text
Publisher OECD Publishing
Language English
Subject Domain (in DDC) Social sciences ♦ Commerce, communications & transportation ♦ Transportation; ground transportation
Subject Keyword Transport
Abstract This paper, extracted from the forthcoming report on "Moving Freight with Better Trucks" describes the innovations in truck engine and vehicle technology which aim to: i)improve fuel efficiency and reduce emissions of CO2; ii) improve truck efficiency by increasing payload capacity; iii) improve compliance with regulations; iv) improve safety and truck operation through the adotiopn of driver support and communication systems.
Learning Resource Type Article
Publisher Date 2010-03-01


Source: OECD iLibrary