Paving the Road to Sustainable Transport Governance and innovation in low-carbon vehicles

by Mans Nilsson

Part of the Routledge Studies in Ecological Economics Series

Paving the Road to Sustainable Transport Governance and innovation in low-carbon vehicles Synopsis

This book is about how societies around the world can accelerate innovation in sustainable transport. It examines the relationship between policy change and the development of technological innovations in low carbon vehicle technologies, including biofuels, hybrid-electric vehicles, electric vehicles and fuel cells. Examining this relationship across countries and regions that are leaders in vehicle manufacturing and innovation, such as the European Union, Germany, Sweden, China, Japan, Korea and USA, the books aims to learn lessons about policy and innovation performance.

Book Information

ISBN: 9780415683609
Publication date: 17th April 2012
Author: Mans Nilsson
Publisher: Routledge an imprint of Taylor & Francis Ltd
Format: Hardback
Pagination: 306 pages
Categories: Transport planning & policy, Transport technology & trades,

About Mans Nilsson

Mans Nilsson is Deputy Director for Research at the Stockholm Environment Institute and Visiting Professor in Environmental Strategies Research at the Royal Institute of Technology (KTH), Stockholm, Sweden Karl Hillman is Senior Lecturer in Environmental Engineering at the University of Gavle, Gavle, Sweden Annika Rickne is Professor at the Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship at the School of Business, Economics and Law at Gothenburg University, Gothenburg, Sweden Thomas Magnusson is Associate Professor at the Department of Management and Engineering, Linkoeping University, Linkoeping, Sweden

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