Motor vehicle emission inventory for the Perth airshed
Lyons, T.J., Pitts, R.O., Blockley, J.A., Kenworthy, J.R. and Newman, P.W.G. (1990) Motor vehicle emission inventory for the Perth airshed. Journal of the Royal Society of Western Australia, 72 (3). pp. 67-74.
A motor vehicle emission inventory is developed for the Perth metropolitan airshed by integrating data on traffic flow conditions with emission factors that incorporate the effects of both speed and acceleration. This highlights the impact of varying driving conditions on the spatial and temporal resolution of vehicle emissions, and illustrates that traffic congestion enhances pollutant production through increased variations in vehicle accelerations.
|Publication Type:||Journal Article|
|Murdoch Affiliation:||Institute for Science and Technology Policy|
School of Biological and Environmental Sciences
|Publisher:||Royal Society of Western Australia|
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