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Sustainable transportation (Epduts)

Definition
Transportation that allows the basic access needs of individuals and societies to be met safely and in a manner consistent with human and ecosystem health, and with equity within and between generations; is affordable, operates efficiently, offers choice of transportation mode, and supports a vibrant economy; limits emissions and waste within the planet?s ability to absorb them, minimizes consumption of non-renewable resources, limits consumption of renewable resources to the sustainable yield level, reuses and recycles its components, and minimizes the use of land and the production of noise. (Source: http://cst.uwinnipeg.ca/documents/Definition_Vision_E.pdf)
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Transportation planning (Epdut)
Related Terms (Hierarchical)
Airport planning (Epdutb)
Catchment areas (Epdutc)
Highway planning (Epduth)
Transportation system management (Epdutt)
Traffic analysis zones (Epdutz)