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Driving and the built environment

National Research Council (U.S.). Committee for the Study on the Relationships Among Development Patterns, Vehicle Miles Traveled, and Energy Consumption.

Driving and the built environment

the effects of compact development on motorized travel, energy use, and CO2 emissions

by National Research Council (U.S.). Committee for the Study on the Relationships Among Development Patterns, Vehicle Miles Traveled, and Energy Consumption.

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Published by Transportation Research Board in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Urban transportation -- Environmental aspects -- United States,
  • City planning -- Environmental aspects -- United States,
  • Motor vehicle driving -- Environmental aspects -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    StatementCommittee for the Study on the Relationships Among Development Patterns, Vehicle Miles Traveled, and Energy Consumption.
    SeriesTransportation Research Board special report -- 298
    ContributionsNational Research Council (U.S.). Transportation Research Board., National Research Council (U.S.). Board on Energy and Environmental Systems.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHE308 .N365 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23935476M
    LC Control Number2009041235

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