Christensen, Jorgen Glaeser, Klaus Peter Shelton, Terry Moore, Barry Aarts, Loes
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OECD/ITF Joint Transport Research Centre Discussion Paper No. 2010-10
This paper, extracted from the forthcoming report on 'Moving Freight with Better Trucks' describes the innovations in truck engine and vehicle technology which aim to: i)improve fuel efficiency and reduce emissions of CO2; ii) improve truck efficiency by increasing payload capacity; iii) improve compliance with regulations; iv) improve safety and truck operation through the adotiopn of driver support and communication systems.