This book captures selected peer reviewed papers presented at the 5th International Conference on Sustainable Automotive Technologies, ICSAT 2013, held in Ingolstadt, Germany. ICSAT is the state-of-the-art conference in the field of new technologies for transportation. The book brings together the work of international researchers and practitioners under the following interrelated headings: fuel transportation and storage, material recycling, manufacturing and management costs, engines and emission reduction. The book provides a very good overview of research and development activities focused on new technologies and approaches capable of meeting the challenges to sustainable mobility.... feedback loops. The computed values are then used to calculate LCI data in a Microsoft Excel spreadsheet. ... The TCO of a car is equal to the car price plus the fuel cost over the useful life; maintenance costs are ignored. Car prices in theanbsp;...
|Title||:||Sustainable Automotive Technologies 2013|
|Author||:||Jörg Wellnitz, Aleksandar Subic, Ramona Trufin|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2013-09-24|