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Carbon emissions from the road freight sector

Decarbonizing road freight in the future - detailed scenarios of the carbon emissions of Finnish road freight transport in 2030
Paper

Liimatainen, H., Kallionpaa, E, Pollanen, M., Stenholm, P., Tapio, P and McKinnon, A., Technological Forecasting and Social Change, 81, 177-191 (2014)

Research on the future of carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions of road freight transport in Finland is reported in this paper. Delphi method is utilized to forecast the changes of GDP and seven indicators which determine the CO2 emissions of road freight. ...

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Application of the Delphi method to the forecasting of long-term trends in road freight, logistics and related CO2 emissions
Paper

Piecyk, M. I. and McKinnon, A.C., International Journal of Transport Economics, 15, 2, 241-266 (2013)

A Delphi survey is a popular forecasting technique that can be applied to a wide range of research problems and disciplines. It is particularly useful in mid- and long-term forecasting. This paper reviews applications of the method to the field of freight transport and logistics and assesses the usefulness of Delphi-derived predictions of long-term freight and associated environmental trends. ...

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Energy efficiency practices among road freight hauliers
Paper

Liimatainen, H., Stenholm, P., Tapio, P., and McKinnon, A.C., Energy Policy, 50, 833-842 (2012)

The reduction of greenhouse gases (GHG) is a highly prevalent public policy goal among European Union member countries. In the new White Paper on transport, the role of road freight transports in this is strongly emphasized. This far, however, the efficiency practices utilised in logistics firms are less studied. ...

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Forecasting the Carbon Footprint of Road Freight Transport in 2020
Paper

Piecyk, M.I. and McKinnon, A.C., International Journal of Production Economics, 128, 1, 31-42 (2010)

This paper reports on research undertaken to determine the baseline trends in logistics and supply chain management and associated environmental effects up to 2020. Factors affecting freight transport demand, truck fuel consumption and related CO2 emissions are classified into six categories in relation to different levels of logistical decision-making. ...

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