IEA HEV-TCP: Task 41, Electric Freight Vehicles

  • Davies, Huw (Principal Investigator)
  • Schmid, Stephan (Principal Investigator)
  • Deniz, Özcan (Principal Investigator)
  • Mueller, Werner (Principal Investigator)
  • Aufdereggen, Stefan (Principal Investigator)
  • Çatay, Bülent (Principal Investigator)

    Project: Research

    Project Details


    The task objectives are to monitor progress and analyze the potential contribution of electric freight vehicles to emissions reduction targets.

    Monitoring of technological progress and cost developments in EFVs, comparison to efficiency potential of ICE-diesel and alternative systems and fuels, including eFuels; Modeling of energy consumption;
    Analysis of the potential contribution of EFVs to CO2 reduction targets as share of the total transport sector; Exchange on methodologies and data, problems and opportunities, and on modelling activities;
    Discussion of the role of monetary incentives and wider, long-term policy frameworks incl. non-monetary incentives in the context of new business models and how high upfront investments can de dealt with;
    Effective start/end date8/05/1931/03/21

    Collaborative partners

    • Coventry University
    • Institute of Vehicle Concepts (lead)
    • Council für nachhaltige Logistik (CNL)
    • Sanbanci University


    • Electric Vehicles
    • Transport Emissions
    • Transport Policy
    • Logistics


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