Green vehicle routing is a branch of green logistics which refers to vehicle routing problems where externalities of using vehicles, such as carbon dioxide-equivalents emissions, are explicitly taken into account so that they are reduced through better planning. This chapter presents an overview of some of the recent developments in the area, including the description of some vehicle emission models and their applications in road freight transportation.
|Title of host publication||Green Transportation Logistics|
|Subtitle of host publication||The Quest for Win-Win Solutions|
|Place of Publication||Cham|
|Number of pages||23|
|Publication status||Published - 13 Jul 2015|
|Name||International Series in Operations Research & Management Science|