2 edition of Reducing empty travel by goods vehicles found in the catalog.
Reducing empty travel by goods vehicles
M. A. Cundill
At head of title : Department of the Environment, Department of Transport.
|Statement||by M A Cundill and P M Hull.|
|Series||Reports -- 876.|
|Contributions||Hull, P M., Transport and Road Research Laboratory.|
Both federal and state governments have proposed reducing vehicle miles traveled (VMT) to achieve policy objectives. The Federal Surface Transportation Policy and Planning Act of set a direc-tive to reduce national per capita VMT and to increase public trans-portation use, intercity passenger rail service, and nonmotorized transportation (1). The federal government only has authority over extra-provincial truck and bus carriers that carry goods or passengers across a provincial or international boundary. We: administer the Motor Vehicle Transport Act (MVTA) that allows provinces and territories to regulate extra-provincial truck and bus carriers on behalf of the federal government.
ability to provide goods and services, improving people’s ability to access education and health services, create employment and reduce vehicle operation cost as well as emission and safety benefits. Thus effective transportation system improves productivity which is a key determinant of economic growth and living standards. 5. Empty journeys for Ireland and Austria were slightly higher than the average, recording % and % empty vehicle-kilometres respectively, again possibly reflect port and construction traffic. At the other extreme was Denmark with % empty vehicle-kilometres. The total figures largely reflected performance in national transport.
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On the basis of a series of fairly conservative assumptions, it is concluded that modest amounts of empty travel might be saved. For example, increased return loading by platform vehicles could reduce empty travel by vehicles over tons gross by per cent, million vehicle kilometres per annum, giving an annual cost saving of around found48 M () and an annual fuel saving of around 10 million Cited by: 6.
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