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Title Electric vehicle sharing services for smarter cities : the Green Move project for Milan: from service design to technology deployment / Daniele Fabrizio Bignami, Alberto Colorni Vitale, Alessandro Lué, Roberto Nocerino, Matteo Rossi, Sergio Matteo Savaresi, editors.

Published Cham, Switzerland : Springer, 2017.


Location Call No. Status
Physical description 1 online resource.
Series Research for development
Research for development (Series)
Springer Energy eBooks 2017 English+International
Contents Foreword to the Book; Foreword to the Project; Contents; 1 Introduction: Car-Sharing Evolution and Green Move Project; Abstract; 1 The Current State of Car-Sharing; 2 Reasons of a Growing Success; 3 History of Green Move Project; 3.1 Working Hypothesis and Objectives; 4 Organization of the Handbook; Acknowledgements; References; The Service; 2 Service Idea: Creating Mobility Scenarios Through Service Design; Abstract; 1 The Service Design Approach: Putting Users at the Centre of the Process; 2 The Service Context: Sharing Economy and Collaborative Services.
3 Defining Service Design Scenarios for EV Mobility3.1 Organizing and Systematizing the Best Practices Collected About Mobility Services; 3.2 Generating Ideas of Product-Service Systems Through Participatory Workshops; 3.3 Developing Mobility Scenarios Based on Electric Vehicles; 4 Conclusions; References; 3 Traditional and Innovative Vehicle-Sharing Models; Abstract; 1 Introduction; 2 The Evolution of Car-Sharing Models; 3 Mobility Profiles and Vehicle-Sharing Performance; 3.1 Mobility Profiles; 3.2 Vehicle-Sharing Performance; 4 Vehicle-Sharing Configurations; 4.1 Condominium Car Sharing.
4.2 Network of Services4.3 The New Business Fleet; 5 Conclusions; References; 4 Analysis of Mobile Phone Data for Deriving City Mobility Patterns; Abstract; 1 Introduction and Data Description; 2 Data Preprocessing; 3 Data Analysis: Blind Source Separation Approach; 3.1 Methods; 3.2 Results; 4 Conclusions; References; 5 Analysis of Peer-to-Peer Car Sharing Potentialities; Abstract; 1 Introduction; 2 Peer-to-Peer Car Sharing Systems. A Literature Review; 3 Milan's Mobility Context; 3.1 Milan's Mobility Characteristics; 3.2 Car Sharing Initiatives in Milan; 4 The Survey Among Milan's Citizens.
4.1 The Sample4.2 The Structure of the Questionnaire; 4.3 Preliminary Analysis of the Results; 5 The Determinants of Car Sharing: An Econometric Approach; 6 Quantifying the Potential Supply of Cars; 6.1 Analysis of the Supply Functions Resulting from the Survey; 6.2 Methodology to Build the Supply Function; 6.3 Supply Functions; 7 Conclusions; References; 6 Testing a New Model for a Sustainable Mobility in the City of Milan: The Condominium Car Sharing; Abstract; 1 The Goals of the Field Trial Study; 2 Methodology and Phases; 2.1 The Selected Case Studies.
2.2 Organization and Procedures of the Trial2.3 Check and Control System; 3 Results; 3.1 The Start-up Process: Overcome Barriers; 3.2 The User Experience; 4 Future Scenarios: Studies and Applications; 4.1 From Condominium-Based Electric Car Sharing to a Hybrid Model at Neighbourhood Level; 4.2 Other Ideas from the Users of Green Move Trial; 5 Conclusions; References; 7 Communication Design for Social Engagement. Micro TV and the Integration of Branding and Storytelling into Participatory Processes; Abstract; 1 Communication as Design; 1.1 What We Learned from Branding.
Summary This book examines electric car sharing in cities from a variety of perspectives, from service design to simulation, from mathematical modeling to technology deployment, and from energy use improvement to the integration of different kinds of vehicle. The contents reflect the outcomes of the Green Move project, undertaken by Politecnico di Milano with the aim of fostering an innovative and easily accessible electric vehicle sharing system. The first section of the book illustrates the car sharing service, covering service design, the configuration of the vehicle sharing model and the Milan mobility pattern, analysis of local demand and supply, testing of the condominium-based car sharing model, and communication design for social engagement. The second section then explains the technological choices, from the architecture of the system and dynamic applications to information management, the smartphone-based energy-oriented driving assistance system, automatic fleet balancing systems, and real-time monitoring of vehicle positions. In the final section, readers will find descriptions of the simulation model, a model to estimate potential users of the service, and a model for a full-scale electric car sharing service in Milan.
Other author Bignami, Daniele Fabrizio, 1975- editor.
Vitale, Alberto Colorni, editor.
Lué, Alessandro, editor.
Nocerino, Roberto, editor.
Rossi, Matteo, editor.
Savaresi, Sergio M., editor.
SpringerLink issuing body.
Subject Ridesharing -- Italy -- Milan.
Electric vehicles -- Italy -- Milan.
Electronic books.
Electronic book.
ISBN 9783319619644 (electronic bk.)
3319619640 (electronic bk.)
Standard Number 10.1007/978-3-319-61964-4