Decarbonisation of transport: options and challenges

Konstantin Boulouchos, Peter-Johann Sturm, Jan Kretzschmar, Neven Duic, Juhani Laurikko, Alex Bradshaw, Thomas Harmacher, Marc Oliver Bettzüge, George Giannopoulos, Han La Poutré, Kornelius Blok, Oystein Ulleberg, Harry Frank, Fillip Johnsson, Gil Georges, Kristen Oswald, Thomas Julius Schmidt, Peter Bruce, William Gillett

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Abstract

This report was triggered by discussions between
members of the European Academies’ Science Advisory
Council’s (EASAC’s) energy steering panel on the
challenges faced by the European Union (EU) in the
light of the Paris Agreement; in particular, the challenge
of reducing emissions from the transport sector, which
relies almost totally on fossil fuels. It was also stimulated
by the EU energy and climate package, which was
released in November 2016, entitled ‘Clean Energy
for all Europeans‘, and the three packages of the EU
initiative ‘Europe on the Move‘.
Original languageEnglish
PublisherEuropean Academies Science Advisory Council
Number of pages68
ISBN (Print) 978-3-8047-3977-2
Publication statusPublished - 20 Mar 2019

Publication series

NameEASAC policy report
Volume37

Keywords

  • Climate change
  • Transport
  • Decarbonisation

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Environmental Science(all)
  • Global and Planetary Change

Fields of Expertise

  • Mobility & Production
  • Sustainable Systems

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    Boulouchos, K., Sturm, P-J., Kretzschmar, J., Duic, N., Laurikko, J., Bradshaw, A., ... Gillett, W. (2019). Decarbonisation of transport: options and challenges. (EASAC policy report ; Vol. 37). European Academies Science Advisory Council.