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Emission Inventory in Urban Road: Case Study Tangier City

  • Marwane BenhadouEmail author
  • Nadia Bufardi
  • Abdelouahid Lyhyaouyi
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 913)

Abstract

The impact of transport not only affects the environment but also the health of citizens. Every day our lungs filter 15 kilos of air, and if we live in a big city or next to a highway, that air will contain pollutants emitted by vehicles, which indirectly affect our health. Currently more than 50% of the world population live in cities and the main responsible for the loss of air quality are the moving sources, in the interval between 75% and 80% of the total pollution. It will be interesting to quantify this problem by making an environmental inventory to see how urban transport affects air quality. In this paper we develop a methodology to estimate traffic flows and the main goal is to create an inventory emission, in the center of city where most pedestrians and vehicles are concentrated.

Keywords

Road emission inventory Urban areas Dijkstra algorithm Wardrop principle Mobility in Tangier (Morocco) 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Marwane Benhadou
    • 1
    Email author
  • Nadia Bufardi
    • 1
  • Abdelouahid Lyhyaouyi
    • 1
  1. 1.Laboratory of Innovative Technologies, National School of Applied SciencesUAETangierMorocco

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