On October 6, Swedish life cycle experts in the vehicle field gathered to discuss and exchange knowledge from the industry and research area. The ambition was high, the atmosphere was creative and the air…
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Anders Nordelöf, PhD candidate at Environmental Systems Analysis, Chalmers recently defended his thesis “Using life cycle assessment to support the development of electrified road vehicles”. Anders is also active in the Swedish Life Cycle Center’s network as a member in the working group LCA and vehicles. Following the debate about electric road vehicles in Sweden this is a very actual topic. We asked Anders 3 quick questions about his thesis.
In a changing world where the vehicles of tomorrow will have a different design compared to those of today new challenges will occur. LCA & vehicles have gathered leading automobile companies in Sweden together with researchers to discuss upcoming questions within LCA.
Type Working group
Time period 2018-04-22 - Ongoing
Life cycle perspective highlighted during successful concluding program conference for the collaborative research program Renewable transportation fuels and systems
n October 25-26 the concluding program conference for the Swedish Energy Agency and f3 collaborative research program Renewable transportation fuels and systems was held at SLU in Uppsala. More than 100 participants joined the conference,…
Author Belhaj, Mohammed; Fridell, Erik; Jerksjö, Martin; Wolf, Christina
Facing increasing volumes of freight transportation there is increasing pressure on monitoring and mitigating the negative impact on the environment and society that follows. Within this project 9 reports and publications within the logistics field was produced as well as the TrEx tool, an analysis tool for calculating environmental impact and efficiency of transport systems.
Type Research project
Time period 2009-01-01 - 2012-12-30
Introduction of environmental cost calculations in the planning and tracing of companies’ freight transport
Author Fridell, Erik; Wolf, Christina
Author Wolf, Christina
Case study at ABB – A part of CPM project “Analysis tool for calculating environmental impact and efficiency of transport systems”
Author Santén, Vendela; Westerdahl, Jenny; Fridell, Erik
Daniela Michael is a new co-worker at Swedish Life Cycle Center. As a project manager her responsibilities will focus on the expert group Environmental Footprint, working group LCA and Vehicles as well as working with…