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Vision

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The vision is defined as a set of ethically and socially desirable goals for the four main sustainability criteria in focus – GHG (Greenhouse Gas) emissions, share of fossil fuels, congestion and road fatalities. The targets set by the vision are normative targets, that is, they reflect socially desirable goals and values and reflect in some cases EU policy targets. The vision is to reduce GHG emissions by 80% and to decrease fossil fuel dependency to 40% by 2050. Regarding risk factors, the ...

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Published
Peer review status:
Reviewed (other)

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10.1007/978-3-642-13371-8_7

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
SSD
Department:
SOGE
Sub department:
Transport Studies Unit
Oxford college:
St Anne's College
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
SSD
Department:
SOGE
Sub department:
Transport Studies Unit
Role:
Author

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Name:
Directorate-General for Energy and Transport
Publisher:
Springer Berlin Heidelberg
Host title:
FREIGHTVISION: sustainable European freight transport 2050: forecast, vision and policy recommendation
Pages:
127-134
Publication date:
2011-01-01
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ISBN:
9783642133701

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