Strategic planning of the development of trolleybus transportation within the cities of Poland

Marcin Wołek , Katarzyna Hebel


In recent years, trolleybus transport is undergoing technological transformation from catenary-based electric public transport to flexible electromobility platform based on ‘hybrid-trolleybuses’ with batteries. The article presents an analysis of state-of-the-art of trolleybus transport in Poland, including three urban areas. The research was conducted within TROLLEY 2.0 project. An analysis of quantitative data has been carried out in connection with the usage and economics of selected trolleybus operators. Additionally, an in-depth analysis of strategic documents adopted by the local authorities of those cities of Poland which have an operating trolleybus network was conducted. It leads to a conclusion that the quantitative and qualitative development of trolleybus transportation in Poland took place especially after EU accession.
Author Marcin Wołek (FE/DTM)
Marcin Wołek,,
- Department of Transportation Market
, Katarzyna Hebel (FE/DTM)
Katarzyna Hebel,,
- Department of Transportation Market
Publication size in sheets0.55
Book Sierpiński Grzegorz (eds.): Smart and green solutions for transport systems: 16th Scientific and Technical Conference "Transport Systems. Theory and Practice 2019": selected papers, Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing, no. 1091, 2020, Springer, ISBN 978-3-030-35542-5, [978-3-030-35543-2], 290 p., DOI:10.1007/978-3-030-35543-2
Keywords in Englishtrolleybus transport, electromobility, strategic planning, transport economics
Languageen angielski
Score (nominal)20
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ScoreMinisterial score = 20.0, 11-03-2020, ChapterFromConference
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