4.0.1 Welcome to Transport decarbonization II

Course subject(s) 4. Transport decarbonization II

Welcome to the fourth and final module of the course!


The contents of this week are split into 7 sections:

1. Decarbonizing cities

2. Decarbonizing urban transport

3. Quantification of mode shift benefits

4. Prices of carbon and mitigation costs in transport

5. Economics of fuel price

6. Elasticities

7. Guest speaker on technology and automation

Learning outcomes

After this module you will gain further knowledge into decarbonization of transport and be able to:

  • Understand the current trends of emissions in cities around the world
  • Understand the current effort of transport decarbonization efforts
  • Calculate the benefits of mode shift in transportation and effect of policy on emissions
  • Understand the carbon pricing system and its contributions to decarbonizing transport
  • Understand the economics of fuel prices and calculate elasticities

We hope that you are enjoying this course and wish you the best of luck in your learning progress. Please reach out to us in the Questions section if you have any questions or concerns.

Best regards,

The course team

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