Parameters Affecting the Energy Performance of the Transport Sector in Smart Cities

M. Fernanda Mantilla R., Angelica Nieto L., Jose L. Martinez Lastra


The energy requirements of cities’ inhabitants have grown during the last decade. Recent studies justify the necessity of reducing the energy consumption/emissions in cities. The present paper gives an overview of the factors affecting the energy consumption of the citizens based on studies conducted in cities across the globe. The studies cover all the factors that affect citizens’ mobility choice that at the end, affects in the same way their final energy consumption. The results of the review are being used to support authorities in mobility decisions in order to achieve a sustainable transport sector in smart cities.


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Paper Citation

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Fernanda Mantilla R. M., Nieto L. A. and L. Martinez Lastra J. (2015). Parameters Affecting the Energy Performance of the Transport Sector in Smart Cities . In Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Smart Cities and Green ICT Systems - Volume 1: SMARTGREENS, ISBN 978-989-758-105-2, pages 83-88. DOI: 10.5220/0005489700830088

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author={M. Fernanda Mantilla R. and Angelica Nieto L. and Jose L. Martinez Lastra},
title={Parameters Affecting the Energy Performance of the Transport Sector in Smart Cities},
booktitle={Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Smart Cities and Green ICT Systems - Volume 1: SMARTGREENS,},

in EndNote Style

JO - Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Smart Cities and Green ICT Systems - Volume 1: SMARTGREENS,
TI - Parameters Affecting the Energy Performance of the Transport Sector in Smart Cities
SN - 978-989-758-105-2
AU - Fernanda Mantilla R. M.
AU - Nieto L. A.
AU - L. Martinez Lastra J.
PY - 2015
SP - 83
EP - 88
DO - 10.5220/0005489700830088