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Titel (primär) A resource-efficient and sufficient future mobility system for improved well-being in Europe
Autor Kammerlander, M.; Schanes, K.; Hartwig, F.; Jäger, J.; Omann, I.; O’Keeffe, M.;
Journal / Serie European Journal of Futures Research
Erscheinungsjahr 2015
Department UPOL;
Band/Volume 3
Heft 1
Sprache englisch;
POF III (gesamt) T16;
Keywords Resource-efficiency; Sustainable mobility; Sustainable development visions and pathways; Policies; Eco-innovation; Smart cities
UFZ Querschnittsthemen RU6;
Abstract A transformation of our current transport system and individual mobility behaviour is an essential pre-requisite for attaining a desirable future that enables a life within environmental boundaries (“safe operating space”) and higher well-being at the same time. Accordingly, this paper focuses on the potentials of a resource-saving, sustainable transport system with reduced, but still satisfactory, mobility. To achieve the vision of resource-efficiency in Europe, a new understanding of mobility is needed: “the mode of travel is the reward of the journey”, meaning that it is not about travelling fastest and frequently, but unhurried (easy-going), infrequently and sustainably. We describe a socially inclusive and innovative transport system that could achieve this vision and discuss the kinds of policy measures that would be required to implement it. Changes are required in many areas including values, preferences, infrastructure, technology, governance and the economy.
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dauerhafte UFZ-Verlinkung https://www.ufz.de/index.php?en=20939&ufzPublicationIdentifier=17237
Kammerlander, M., Schanes, K., Hartwig, F., Jäger, J., Omann, I., O’Keeffe, M. (2015):
A resource-efficient and sufficient future mobility system for improved well-being in Europe
European Journal of Futures Research 3 (1), art. 8