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China - Changzhi Sustainable Urban Transport Project (English)

Shanxi province (population 540,000) and the surrounding areas’ population has grown over 22 percent per year. The growth in population has been accompanied by rapidly growing motorization. ... See More +

Brief 119905 AUG 25, 2016

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China - Diannan Center Urban Transport Project (English)

The Diannan area (Southern Yunnan province), in the western provinces, is expected to become a regional hub of logistics, tourism, energy, and trade connecting the South Asian and Southeast Asian countries. ... See More +

Brief 119906 AUG 25, 2016

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China - HaJia Railway Project (English)

Remote areas of China’s Northeast, like Jiamusi and the capital city of Harbin in Heilongjiang Province have lagged behind the remarkable economic and social development of coastal regions. ... See More +

Brief 119931 AUG 25, 2016

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China - Tianjin Urban Transport Improvement Project (English)

Urbanization and urban sprawl in China have been accompanied by changes in the overall travel patterns of urban residents. Cities have rapidly spread as a result of increased real estate costs, incentives for cities to convert rural land in peri-urban areas to urban land, and improved road infrastructure. ... See More +

Brief 119945 AUG 25, 2016

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China - Second Urumqi Urban Transport Project (English)

Urbanization and urban sprawl in China have been accompanied by changes in the overall travel patterns of urban residents. Cities have rapidly spread as a result of increased real estate costs, incentives for cities to convert rural land in peri-urban areas to urban land, and improved road infrastructure. ... See More +

Brief 119946 AUG 25, 2016

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China - Hubei Xiangyang Urban Transport Project (English)

As other medium-size cities in western China, Xiangyang (Hubei Province, population 1.2 million) is still struggling to make adequate investments in basic road infrastructure, and is only beginning to develop capacity for comprehensive urban transport planning and management. ... See More +

Brief 119957 AUG 25, 2016

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Public transport service optimization and system integration (English)

Public transport has the most customer appeal and is most efficient when it is planned and operated as a seamless, integrated system. This is particularly important in urban environments in fast growing economies such as China and India, where public transport must increasingly compete with private vehicles which offer door-to-door, one seat travel irrespective of time of day or day of the week. ... See More +

Brief 95322 MAR 01, 2015

Fang,Ke; Zimmerman,Samuel L. Disclosed

Urban design manual for non-motorized transport friendly neighborhoods (English)

China is already the world's largest emitter of greenhouse gases, and transport is the fastest-growing source of these emissions. The international energy agency estimates that carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions from China's light-duty transport fleet will rise from 65 mega tones (MT) in 2005 to nearly 300 MT in 2020, an increase of 290 percent. ... See More +

Policy Note 81986 JAN 01, 2013

Fang, Ke Disclosed

Urban design concepts in support of sustainable urban transport corridor development (English)

Notions of urban prosperity and modernity have always been closely associated with urban form and transport. The skyline of a city, the presentation of its buildings, streets, parks, and public spaces, are all essential aspects of how a city is conceived by its residents and non-residents looking from afar. ... See More +

Working Paper 81985 NOV 01, 2012

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On the road to safe school transport in China (English)

Recent accidents have brought attention in China to the issue of school transport safety. This note reviews the practice in countries with established school transport systems, takes a look at the current state of school transport safety in China, and recommends specific actions for China to improve its school transport services and systems. ... See More +

Brief 67697 FEB 01, 2012

Deng,Fei; J. Kurgan, Geoffrey Disclosed

Urban accessibility planning support systems : with a case study in Wuhan, China (English)

Accessibility is a fundamental measure of benefits of urban life; In essence it measures the end benefit of the integrated transportation and land use system: how many destinations (generally jobs but also shops, schools, entertainment, and recreation facilities) can be accessed in a given time using a given mode of transport. ... See More +

ESMAP Paper 73574 JAN 01, 2012

Disclosed

The China new energy vehicles program : challenges and opportunities (English)

The purpose of the report is to disseminate information on the implications of electric vehicle adoption in China. This report is one of a series developed as part of an ongoing multi-year World Bank initiative focusing on this agenda. ... See More +

Working Paper 61259 APR 01, 2011

Chinese Disclosed

Urban rail development in China : issues and options (English)

The Institute of Comprehensive Transport (NDRC) and the World Bank jointly carried out a study of urban rail development in China. The joint study team visited several selected cities that have developed or are developing urban rail systems, including Beijing, Chongqing, Wuhan, Changsha, Hangzhou, and Zhengzhou, and held discussions with relevant agencies at the central and local levels. ... See More +

Policy Note 55772 JAN 05, 2010

Chinese Disclosed

Developing the public transport sector in China (English)

The focus of this discussion paper is on institutional arrangements for the provision of public transport bus services, including the introduction of private capital in bus operations, the value of competitive tendering mechanisms as a determining factor in selecting suppliers, and the role of regulation. ... See More +

Policy Note 56647 JAN 01, 2010

Gwilliam, Ken Chinese Disclosed

An analysis of various policy instruments to reduce congestion, fuel consumption and CO2 emissions in Beijing (English)

Using a nested multinomial logit model of car ownership and personal travel in Beijing circa 2005, this paper compares the effectiveness of different policy instruments to reduce traffic congestion and CO2 emissions. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS5068 OCT 01, 2009

Anas, Alex; Timilsina, Govinda R.; Zheng, Siqi Disclosed

Lock-in effects of road expansion on CO2 emissions : results from a core-periphery model of Beijing (English)

In the urban planning literature, it is frequently explicitly asserted or strongly implied that ongoing urban sprawl and decentralization can lead to development patterns that are unsustainable in the long run. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS5017 AUG 01, 2009

Anas, Alex; Timilsina, Govinda R. Disclosed

Urban transport and CO2 emissions : some evidence from Chinese cities (English)

This working paper provides a bottom-up estimate of energy use and Green-House Gas (GHG) emissions for the transport sector based on data available at the city and municipal levels. ... See More +

Policy Note 55773 JUN 01, 2009

Darido, Georges; Torres-Montoya, Mariana; Mehndiratta, Shomik; Chinese Disclosed

Transit ITS implementation guidance : Part one : introduction to transit ITS (English)

There has been increased interest throughout the world in improving transit services through the introduction of intelligent transportation systems (ITS). ... See More +

Policy Note 69262 FEB 01, 2009

Disclosed

China - Road traffic safety : the achievements, the challenges, and the way ahead (English)

Road traffic injuries are a major but neglected global public health problem. Worldwide, the number of people killed in road traffic accidents each year is estimated at almost 1.2 million, while the number injured could be as high as 50 million. ... See More +

Other Infrastructure Study 49562 AUG 01, 2008

Chinese Disclosed

An overview of China's transport sector - 2007 (English)

This overview of China's transport sector report is produced in the context of the Bank's strategy update but is focused on the particular circumstances of China and the ways in which China is endeavoring to create sustainable transport systems. ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 42798 DEC 09, 2007

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Title Document Date Report No. Document Type Also available in
China - Changzhi Sustainable Urban Transport Project (English)
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AUG 25, 2016 119905 Brief
China - Diannan Center Urban Transport Project (English)
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AUG 25, 2016 119906 Brief
China - HaJia Railway Project (English)
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AUG 25, 2016 119931 Brief
China - Tianjin Urban Transport Improvement Project (English)
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AUG 25, 2016 119945 Brief
China - Second Urumqi Urban Transport Project (English)
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AUG 25, 2016 119946 Brief
China - Hubei Xiangyang Urban Transport Project (English)
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AUG 25, 2016 119957 Brief
Public transport service optimization and system integration (English)
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MAR 01, 2015 95322 Brief
Urban design manual for non-motorized transport friendly neighborhoods (English)
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JAN 01, 2013 81986 Policy Note
Urban design concepts in support of sustainable urban transport corridor development (English)
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NOV 01, 2012 81985 Working Paper
On the road to safe school transport in China (English)
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FEB 01, 2012 67697 Brief
Urban accessibility planning support systems : with a case study in Wuhan, China (English)
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JAN 01, 2012 73574 ESMAP Paper
The China new energy vehicles program : challenges and opportunities (English)
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APR 01, 2011 61259 Working Paper Chinese
Urban rail development in China : issues and options (English)
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JAN 05, 2010 55772 Policy Note Chinese
Developing the public transport sector in China (English)
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JAN 01, 2010 56647 Policy Note Chinese
An analysis of various policy instruments to reduce congestion, fuel consumption and CO2 emissions in Beijing (English)
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OCT 01, 2009 WPS5068 Policy Research Working Paper
Lock-in effects of road expansion on CO2 emissions : results from a core-periphery model of Beijing (English)
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AUG 01, 2009 WPS5017 Policy Research Working Paper
Urban transport and CO2 emissions : some evidence from Chinese cities (English)
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JUN 01, 2009 55773 Policy Note Chinese
Transit ITS implementation guidance : Part one : introduction to transit ITS (English)
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FEB 01, 2009 69262 Policy Note
China - Road traffic safety : the achievements, the challenges, and the way ahead (English)
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AUG 01, 2008 49562 Other Infrastructure Study Chinese
An overview of China's transport sector - 2007 (English)
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DEC 09, 2007 42798 Working Paper (Numbered Series)