Skip to main content

TRAN2041
TRAN2041 Module Reading List

Transport, Energy and Environment, 2019/20, Semester 1
Dr Yvonne Barnard
Y.Barnard@leeds.ac.uk
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

Some recommended reading, more references to be found on the lecture slides.

Climate change, energy and policy:

Axsen, J., Goldberg, S. & Bailey, J. 2015b. Electrifying Vehicles. Insights from the Canadian plug-in vehicles study. Simon Fraser University Available from: http://rem-main.rem.sfu.ca/papers/jaxsen/Electrifying_Vehicle_(Early_Release)-The_2015_Canadian_Plug-in_Electric_Vehicle_Study.pdf

Banister, D. (ed) Transport policy and the environment ISBN: 0419231404. Spon.

Banister, D. and Anable, J. (2009) Transport Policies and Climate Change. Chapter 5 in Davoudi, S., Crawford, J. and Mehmood, A. (eds) Planning for Climate Change: strategies for mitigation and adaptation for spatial planners. Earthscan.

Chapman, L. (2007) Transport and climate change: a review. Journal of transport geography. ISSN: 0966-6923. 15: 344-367.

Cluzel, C., Lane, B., Standen, E.; Anable, J., and Slater, S. (2013). Pathways to high penetration of electric vehicles – Final report for The Committee on Climate Change. December 2013. Available from: https://www.theccc.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2013/12/CCC-EV-pathways_FINAL-REPORT_17-12-13-Final.pdf

EEA (2007) Transport and environment: in the way to a new common transport policy. European Environment agency. Available here: http://www.eea.europa.eu/publications/eea_report_2007_1

ICCT (2015) From laboratory to road: a 2015 update of official and “real-world” fuel consumption and CO2 values for passenger cars in Europe. International Council on Clean Transportation, Berlin. https://www.theicct.org/sites/default/files/publications/ICCT_LaboratoryToRoad_2015_Report_English.pdf

IEA (2012) Global Transport Outlook to 2050 (and later updates): https://www.iea.org/media/workshops/2013/egrdmobility/DULAC_23052013.pdf

OLEV (2013) Driving the future today, A strategy for ultra low emission vehicles in the UK, the Office for Low Emission Vehicles, September 2013, https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/driving-the-future-today-a-strategy-for-ultra-low-emission-vehicles-in-the-uk

Zachariadis, T. (2013) Gasoline, diesel and climate policy implications—Insights from the recent evolution of new car sales in Germany. Energy Policy. ISSN: 0301-4215, 54, 23-32.

Pollution:

Hitchcock et al. (2013) Road Transport and Air Quality: Impacts and Solutions. A report to the RAC Foundations from Ricardo AEA: https://www.racfoundation.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/racf_ricardo_aea_air_quality_report_hitchcock_et_al_june_2014.pdf

ICCT (2014) Real-world exhaust emissions from modern diesel cars: A meta-analysis of PEMS data from EU (Euro 6) and US (Tier 2 Bin 5 / ULEV II) diesel passenger cars. International Council on Clean Transportation, Berlin. https://www.theicct.org/sites/default/files/publications/ICCT_PEMS-study_diesel-cars_20141010.pdf

Yim, SHL and Barrett, SRH . (2012) Public Health Impacts of Combustion Emissions in the United Kingdom. Environmental science and technology. ISSN: 0013-936X, 46, 4219-4296

Ecology:

Coffin A W (2007) From roadkill to road ecology: A review of the ecological effects of roads, Journal of transport geography. ISSN: 0966-6923, 15, 396-406

Noise:

Department of Transport Welsh Office, 1988, Calculation of Road Traffic Noise, Available online 

Safety:

Department of Transport (DfT), “Road Accidents Great Britain”, (annually): https://www.gov.uk/government/statistics/reported-road-casualties-great-britain-annual-report-2016

World Health oragnisation: http://www.who.int/gho/road_safety/mortality/en/

Lum, H & Reagan, J.A. (1995). "Interactive Highway Safety Design Model: Accident Predictive Module". Public Roads Magazine. http://www.fhwa.dot.gov/publications/publicroads/95winter/p95wi14.cfm

Tight, M., Page, M., Wolinski, A., and Dixey, R. (1998), Casualty reduction or danger reduction: conflicting approaches or means to achieve the same ends?, Transport policy. ISSN: 0967-070X, Volume 5, Issue 3, Pages 185-192

Walking and cycling:

Alfonzo, M (2005) ‘To walk or not to walk? The hierarchy of walking needs’ Environment and behavior. ISSN: 0013-9165 37, 808-36

Dawson, J., Hillsdon, J., Boller, I. et al (2007) ‘Perceived barriers to walking in the neighbourhood environment and change in physical activity levels over 12 months’ British journal of sports medicine. ISSN: 0306-3674; 1473-0480, 41, 562-8

Handy, S., Cao, X., Mokhtarian, P. (2006) ‘Self-selection in the relationship between the built environment and walking: evidence from North California’ Journal of the American Planning Association. ISSN: 0194-4363, 72, 55-74

Modelling:

COPERT III - Computer Programme to Calculate Emissions from Road Transport - Methodology and Emission Factors, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/COPERT

Department of Transport Welsh Office, 1988, Calculation of Road Traffic Noise, Available online

Monitoring:

https://consult.defra.gov.uk/airquality/air-quality-plan-for-tackling-nitrogen-dioxide/supporting_documents/Draft%20Revised%20AQ%20Plan.pdf

The UK Emission Factors database is at: http://naei.beis.gov.uk/data/emission-factors

Equity and environmental justice:

Lucas K., 2006, Providing for social inclusion within a framework for environmental justice in the UK, Transportation research. Part A, Policy and practice. ISSN: 0965-8564, 40(10)

Mitchell, G., and Dorling D., 2003, An environmental justice analysis of British air quality, Environment and planning. A, Environment and planning. ISSN: 0308-518x, 35(5).

Environmental Assessment:

Department of Transport, 1993, Design Manual for Roads and Bridges. Volume 11: Environmental Assessment Section 3. Also available on the web at: www.standardsforhighways.co.uk/dmrb/index.htm

Glasson J, Therivel R and Chadwick A, 2005, Introduction to Environmental Impact Assessment, 3rd Edition, Routledge

Box J et al. (2006) Guidelines for Ecological Impact Assessment in the United Kingdom, http://programmeofficers.co.uk/Preston/CoreDocuments/LCC239.pdf 

This list was last updated on 26/09/2018