Environmental effects of transport

Budapest University of Technology and Economics
LEVEL
Master
PhD
TYPE
Course
MODES
-
LANGUAGE
-
ECTS
20
PERIOD
01/01/2023 to 01/01/2023

Course Description

Transport- environment, factors of environmental impact, the problem of sustainability. Mitigation of environmental impacts of transport, regulations, policies, tendencies, practices. Local and international case studies. EIA, decision making, preparation of decisions on the field of transport infrastructure development. Integration of transport and land use policies. Environmental conflicts of freight transport, intermodality and transit policies. Environmental costs of transport, the case of externalities, prices and charges. Urban transport, opportunities of sustainable urban environmental management, integration of environmentally sound mobility forms. Sustainable Urban Mobility Plans. Demand management, parking and road charges. Requirements of fuel efficiency, alternative fuels, energy efficient and environmentally enhanced vehicles.

Subject area

Environment City Climate
Transport (automotive aeronautics ...)

Educational-info

Duration

28 h / 14 weeks

ECTS

20

Validation mode

Written Examination

Maximum number of students

10

Organizer

Partner

Budapest University of Technology and Economics

Faculty

Faculty of Transportation Engineering and Vehicle Engineering

Department

Department of Transport Technology and Economics

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