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Transportation system management, air quality, and energy conservation

Transportation system management, air quality, and energy conservation

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Published by The Department in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Urban transportation -- United States,
  • Air quality management -- United States,
  • Transportation -- Energy conservation -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementprepared by Public Technology, Inc., secretariat to the Urban Consortium for Technology Initiatives ; supported by U.S. Department of Transportation
    SeriesInformation bulletins, Information bulletins (Urban Consortium for Technology Initiatives. Transportation Task Force)
    ContributionsUnited States. Dept. of Transportation, Public Technology, inc, Urban Consortium for Technology Initiatives. Transportation Task Force
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 74 p. ;
    Number of Pages74
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14219329M

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    This pioneering text provides a holistic approach to decision making in transportation project development and programming, which can help transportation professionals to optimize their investment choices. The authors present a proven set of methodologies for evaluating transportation projects that ensures that all costs and impacts are taken into consideration. The Senate Transportation & Energy Committee considers matters concerning motor vehicle law, traffic regulation, transportation funding, public infrastructure, other subject areas related to the state transportation system, and energy development and regulation. In addition, the committee has legislative oversight responsibility for the Department of Transportation, the Colorado Energy Office.

    America are fundamentally driven by how well the transportation system delivers mobility and access. The performance of the transportation system also affects public policy concerns, such as air quality, environmental resource consumption, social equity, climate change, land use, urban growth, economic development, safety, and security. Sustainable transport refers to the broad subject of transport that is sustainable in the senses of social, environmental and climate impacts. Components for evaluating sustainability include the particular vehicles used for road, water or air transport; the source of energy; and the infrastructure used to accommodate the transport (roads, railways, airways, waterways, canals and terminals).


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