Change search
CiteExportLink to record
Permanent link

Direct link
Cite
Citation style
  • apa
  • ieee
  • modern-language-association-8th-edition
  • vancouver
  • Other style
More styles
Language
  • de-DE
  • en-GB
  • en-US
  • fi-FI
  • nn-NO
  • nn-NB
  • sv-SE
  • Other locale
More languages
Output format
  • html
  • text
  • asciidoc
  • rtf
Addressing the Barriers to Regional Electric Vehicle Projects through Stakeholder Engagement
Blekinge Institute of Technology, School of Engineering.
Blekinge Institute of Technology, School of Engineering.
Blekinge Institute of Technology, School of Engineering.
2012 (English)Independent thesis Advanced level (degree of Master (One Year))Student thesis
Abstract [en]

The transport sector is making slow progress towards sustainability, particularly given the urgency and scale of the sustainability challenges associated with the sector and the number of solutions that exist. This thesis uses a three-phase research methodology to identify and provide guidance to help address the barriers preventing the expansion of one of the most rapidly growing transportation alternatives: electric vehicles. The engagement of stakeholders can act as a strategic point of intervention to address these barriers and facilitate the regional market introduction of the technology. A process was therefore developed to help project management in the pre-project planning phase to address the key challenges to engagement that are commonly experienced on electric vehicle projects. The process combines a Strategic Sustainable Development approach with Best Practice for Engagement. Information was sourced from literature and interviews with experts in electric vehicles, stakeholder engagement and Strategic Sustainable Development. Initial feedback from testing the process on an electric vehicle project indicates that this guidance is timely and likely to become widely applicable on similar projects in the future.

Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2012. , 111 p.
Keyword [en]
Stakeholder Engagement, Best Practice, Electric Vehicle Projects, Framework for Strategic Sustainable Development, Systems Perspective, Project Management
National Category
Social Sciences Interdisciplinary
Identifiers
URN: urn:nbn:se:bth-4048Local ID: oai:bth.se:arkivex2D1AE0944084420DC1257A1C0048A632OAI: oai:DiVA.org:bth-4048DiVA: diva2:831367
Educational program
SLASL (Master programme in Strategic Leadership towards Sustainability
Uppsok
Social and Behavioural Science, Law
Supervisors
Available from: 2015-04-22 Created: 2012-06-13 Last updated: 2015-11-09Bibliographically approved

Open Access in DiVA

fulltext(2336 kB)685 downloads
File information
File name FULLTEXT01.pdfFile size 2336 kBChecksum SHA-512
3b183f4f4067c5ac5917087adecd4b894c715fb7f330655997d2fcfbad9676cc9e1e25fafd4d28fa26b5d58211bf672d617ffc61e424ab7abaabe981fd4c1a5a
Type fulltextMimetype application/pdf

By organisation
School of Engineering
Social Sciences Interdisciplinary

Search outside of DiVA

GoogleGoogle Scholar
Total: 685 downloads
The number of downloads is the sum of all downloads of full texts. It may include eg previous versions that are now no longer available

urn-nbn

Altmetric score

urn-nbn
Total: 123 hits
CiteExportLink to record
Permanent link

Direct link
Cite
Citation style
  • apa
  • ieee
  • modern-language-association-8th-edition
  • vancouver
  • Other style
More styles
Language
  • de-DE
  • en-GB
  • en-US
  • fi-FI
  • nn-NO
  • nn-NB
  • sv-SE
  • Other locale
More languages
Output format
  • html
  • text
  • asciidoc
  • rtf