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Promoting sustainable transportation through site design

Institute of Transportation Engineers

Promoting sustainable transportation through site design

an ITE recommended practice

by Institute of Transportation Engineers

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Published by Institute of Transportation Engineers, IBI Group in Washington, DC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Transportation engineering,
  • Urban transportation,
  • Building sites,
  • Neighborhood planning,
  • Sustainable development

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsInstitute of Transportation Engineers. District 7, Canada, IBI Group
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTA1145 .I57 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 73 p. :
    Number of Pages73
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25008025M
    ISBN 101933452544
    ISBN 109781933452548
    LC Control Number2010010343

    Challenges and Advances in Sustainable Transportation Systems contains 86 peer-reviewed papers addressing the challenges facing transportation engineers in the design, construction, maintenance, and management of transportation . Sustainable Transportation Image credit Inhabitat Transportation corridors and facilities are major components of the nation’s landscape and public realm. Integrating comprehensive transportation planning with natural systems analysis and land use planning is essential for creating livable communities in sustainable.

    Promote the use of alternative and renewable energy. Economic Viability: Sustainable transportation systems must be cost effective. If adjustment costs are incurred in the transition to more sustainable transportation . Pergamon PU: (97) Journal of Transport Geography Vol. 5, No. 3, pp. , Published by Eisevier Science Ltd Printed in Great Britain /97 $+ Sustainable transport .

      During the last two decades, sustainability has become the dominant concern of transportation planners and policymakers. This timely text provides a framework for developing systems that move people and products efficiently while minimizing damage to the local and global environment. The book offers a uniquely comprehensive perspective on the problems surrounding current transportation .   10 Things you can do to promote sustainability. By shifting to sustainable products, we could be supporting sustainability globally. Below are 10 things that you can do to promote sustainability. 1. Recycle. Recycling is one the best things you can do to promote sustainability.


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