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Fuel options for public bus fleets in Sweden

Xylia, Maria; Silveira, Semida;
Open Access English
  • Published: 01 Jan 2015
  • Publisher: KTH, Energi och klimatstudier, ECS
  • Country: Sweden
Abstract
The Swedish public transport sector has defined two major targets, i.e., to run 90% of the total vehicle kilometers of the fleet on non-fossil fuels and double the volume of travel via public transport by 2020, increasing the share of public transport in relation to the total personal transport in the country . The f3 report Fuel options for public bus fleets in Sweden highlights the challenges and solutions encountered, particularly when it comes to the adoption of renewable fuels in the regional bus fleets. As a result of the efforts made in the last few years, renewables respond for 60% of the fuels used in bus transport in Sweden compared to approximately 10...
Subjects
free text keywords: Public transport, bus, energy policy, renewable fuels, emission, energy efficiency
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