As population growth accelerates, researchers and professionals face challenges as they attempt to plan for the future. Urban planning is a significant component in addressing the key concerns as the world population moves towards the city and leaves the rural environment behind, yet there are many factors to consider for a well rounded community. The Handbook of Research on Social, Economic, and Environmental Sustainability in the Development of Smart Cities brings together the necessary research and interdisciplinary discussion to address dilemmas created by population growth and the expansion of urban environments. This publication is an essential reference source for researchers, academicians, investors, and practitioners interested in the urban planning and technological advancements necessary for the creation of smart cities.... Defined in Table 4) Driving Range Market Release Date Low Speed Vehicles Dynasty iT Sedan 25 mph 6 hours 30 miles April ... Performance Benefit: EVs are quieter and provide smoother operation and stronger acceleration. ... challenges associated to driving range and recharge time (Eberle and von Helmolt, 2010): ac Driving Range: Most EVs can only ... 21.3 kWh $26, 685 Nissan Leaf 8 hours 84 miles 24 kWh $28, 980 Tesla S 3.5 hours 265 miles 85 kWh $69, 900 Ford Focus EVanbsp;...
|Title||:||Handbook of Research on Social, Economic, and Environmental Sustainability in the Development of Smart Cities|
|Publisher||:||IGI Global - 2015-04-30|