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tischer May 19, 2018 05:45 PM
Hello, I am trying to determine the pollutant concentrations of vehicles in a city by using emission factors (g / km), but how can I adpate these factors using vehicle/hour data?
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EEA May 30, 2018 02:32 PM
we hereby acknowledge receipt of your question. Our capacity to answer enquiries is limited for the moment. We will come back to you as soon as possible. We apologise for any inconvenience.
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EEA May 31, 2018 09:29 AM
the emission factors we provide in the emission inventory guidebook are expressed in g/km (or in g/kg fuel for the Tier 1 approach). Therefore, for calculating emissions, emission factors have to be multiplied by the number of vehicles and kilometers driven. If you are focusing on a road only, then you can multiply the number of vehicles/hour *EF * distance from the road, so you can have an estimate of the emissions per average hour.
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