ENERGY CONSUMPTION IN RAIL, AIR AND ROAD TRANSPORT

LA CONSOMMATION D'ENERGIE DES TRANSPORTS FERROVIAIRES, ROUTIERS ET AERIENS

THIS ARTICLE DESCRIBES A STUDY CARRIED OUT FOR THE "COMMISSION ECONOMIQUE DE L'UNION INTERNATIONALE DES CHEMINS DE FER" (ECONOMIC COMMISSION OF THE INTERNATIONAL UNION OF RAILWAYS). THE COMPARISON OF ENERGY CONSUMPTION BY RAIL, ROAD AND AIR TRANSPORT OF PASSENGERS SHOWS THAT, GENERALLY, RAILWAYS USE LESS ENERGY THAN OTHER TRANSPORT MODES.

  • Authors:
    • BAUMGARTNER, J P
  • Publication Date: 1976-4

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  • French

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  • Accession Number: 01296082
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Institut Francais des Sciences et Technologies des Transports, de l'Aménagement et des Réseaux (IFSTTAR)
  • Files: ITRD
  • Created Date: Nov 21 2010 5:47AM