The Circumvention of Barriers to Urban Rail Energy Efficiency

Paul Batty, Roberto Palacin
2015 Urban Rail Transit  
As energy prices rise, urban rail energy efficiency becomes even more important. Many technological, operational and policy-based energy efficiency measures are well known and can have a notable positive effect on the urban rail systems. However, these measures can remain unimplemented. This lack of action can often be attributed to a variety of conflicting stakeholder opinions and a lack of knowledge transfer. This paper firstly focusses on the energy efficiency requirements of various
more » ... ders, before discussing about how such conflicts can be circumvented to ensure the success of future energy efficiency projects.
doi:10.1007/s40864-015-0014-9 fatcat:coxs4tnuercy3l66jiqslvh52m