An electro-mobility system for freight service in urban areas Online publication date:: Tue, 21-Apr-2015
by Rezia Molfino; Matteo Zoppi; Giovanni Gerardo Muscolo; Elvezia M. Cepolina; Alessandro Farina; Fawzi Nashashibi; Evangeline Pollard; José Antonio Dominguez
International Journal of Electric and Hybrid Vehicles (IJEHV), Vol. 7, No. 1, 2015
Abstract: The paper introduces the problem of reducing impact of freight service trips in urban areas and presents the main design objectives, requirements, and steps of a new fully electric vehicle able to autonomously load and unload palletised or boxed freights. The subject is described under a multidisciplinary point of view integrating the mechatronic design, the efficient power supply system, the intelligent mobility control modules, the strategy for freight delivery planning, through a fleet of these vehicles, based on economic and behavioural modelling.
Online publication date:: Tue, 21-Apr-2015
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