Accessibility as indicator in sustainable transport planning

Anders Vestergaard Jensen, Steen Leleur

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    Abstract

    Currently efforts are made in many countries to develop transport planning in a more sustainable direction. In the international research project SUSTAIN national sustainable transport planning is developed in a research programme over four years from 2012 to 206. One of the important indicators applied in a new SUSTAIN Appraisal Framework (SAF) concerns accessibility, and the paper describes and evaluate an accessibility index and methodology POINTER as concerns its relevance for SAF. POINTER is demonstrated on a Danish national transport infrastructure project. Finally conclusion and perspectives are given
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationProceedings of the Second International Conference on Sustainable Systems and the Environment (ISSE14)
    Publication date2014
    Pages267-271
    Publication statusPublished - 2014
    Event2nd International Conference on Sustainable Systems and the Environment - Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
    Duration: 12 Feb 201413 Feb 2014
    Conference number: 2
    http://www.aus.edu/isse14

    Conference

    Conference2nd International Conference on Sustainable Systems and the Environment
    Number2
    CountryUnited Arab Emirates
    CitySharjah
    Period12/02/201413/02/2014
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    Keywords

    • Appraisal
    • Accessibility
    • Decision Support
    • Indicator

    Cite this

    Jensen, A. V., & Leleur, S. (2014). Accessibility as indicator in sustainable transport planning. In Proceedings of the Second International Conference on Sustainable Systems and the Environment (ISSE14) (pp. 267-271)