Energy, Transport and Lifestyles

    Project Details


    The objective of this PhD-project is to investigate how alterations of our lifestyle and behaviour can contribute to reduce the CO2-emissions related to the use of energy for personal transportation.
    At the present stage the project is planned to include the following:
    -description of today's energy use divided on purposes
    -assessment of the potential to reduce energy demand by introducing behavioural and lifestyle changes
    -construction of different scenarios for the future development in society's activity patterns
    -examination of the populations' attitudes towards different types of behavioural and lifestyle changes
    -proposition of planning methods to be used to promote behavioural lifestyle changes.
    Effective start/end date15/08/199815/08/2001