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Parameters affecting the energy performance of the transport sector in smart cities

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Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationSMARTGREENS 2015 - 4th International Conference on Smart Cities and Green ICT Systems, Proceedings
Number of pages6
ISBN (Print)9789897581052
Publication statusPublished - 2015
Publication typeA4 Article in a conference publication
EventInternational Conference on Smart Cities and Green ICT Systems - , United Kingdom
Duration: 1 Jan 2000 → …


ConferenceInternational Conference on Smart Cities and Green ICT Systems
CountryUnited Kingdom
Period1/01/00 → …


The energy requirements of cities' inhabitants have grown during the last decade. Recent studies justify the necessity of reducing the energy consumption/emissions in cities. The present paper gives an overview of the factors affecting the energy consumption of the citizens based on studies conducted in cities across the globe. The studies cover all the factors that affect citizens' mobility choice that at the end, affects in the same way their final energy consumption. The results of the review are being used to support authorities in mobility decisions in order to achieve a sustainable transport sector in smart cities.


  • Affecting parameters, Energy, Mobility, Transport

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