January 7-11, 2018
Washington, D.C.
TRB 97th Annual Meeting
145

Decarbonizing Transportation for a Sustainable Future: Mitigating Impacts of the Changing Climate

Sunday, January 07, 2018, 1:30 PM-4:30 PM, Convention Center
Steven Cliff, California Air Resources Board; Simon Edwards, Ricardo, presiding
Sponsored by Committee on European-U.S. Transportation Research Symposia--Symposium #5: Climate Change Mitigation; Standing Committee on Transportation and Sustainability; and Standing Committee on International Cooperation

The fifth annual U.S.–EU Transportation Research Symposium in May 2017, “Decarbonizing Transport for a Sustainable Future: Mitigating Impacts of the Changing Climate,” built on the concept of bilateral transportation research to mitigate the causes of climate change from the transportation sector. The findings of the symposium will be released at this workshop, and conversations and key elements will be highlighted.

Decarbonizing Transportation for a Sustainable Future: Mitigating Impacts of the Changing Climate
David Greene, University of Tennessee, Knoxville; Graham Parkhurst, University of the West of England

 

The need for system changes in order to mitigate GHG emissions from the transport sector, what factors enable transition?
Malin Broqvist Andersson; Daniel Kreeger

 

The influence of policy environment factors on climate change mitigation strategies in the transport sector
Timothy Sexton, Minnesota Department of Transportation; Oliver Lah, Wuppertal Institut für Klima, Umwelt, Energie GmbH

 

Megaregions: policy, research, practice
Ray Toll, Old Dominion University; Delia Dimitriu, Transport Systems Catapult

 

Decarbonizing the Logistics and Long Distance Transportation of Freight
Steven Cliff, California Air Resources Board; Simon Edwards, Ricardo