Implementing electric vehicles in urban distribution: A discrete event simulation

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Lebeau, Philippe ; Macharis, Cathy ; Mierlo, Joeri Van ; Maes, Guillaume (2013)
  • Publisher: Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute
  • Journal: World Electric Vehicle Journal (issn: 2032-6653)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.3390/wevj6010038
  • Subject: city logistics | electric vehicle | discrete event simulation | urban distribution center

Urban freight transport becomes increasingly important with the development of cities. However, it generates also inefficiencies on social, economic and environmental aspects. A possible solution is the use of urban distribution centres in order to rationalise the deliv... View more
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