The performance and fuel consumption by mode of travel (translated in some cases into equivalent energy usage) are tabulated, comparisons are made of transportation activity in the same sample years as are used in the study, and comparative tables are presented of energy and transportation relative to GDP per head. Transportation as an indicator of urban activity is examined, and an attempt is made to distinguish between the use of transport for "production" and for social and recreational purposes. The paper presents information on fuel consumptions in the West Midlands of England.

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    • Proceedings of the Summer Annual Meeting, University of Warwick, England, July, 1978. Cosponsored by the Transportation Research Board.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Planning and Transport Res and Computation Co Ltd

    109 Bedford Chambers, 4 King Street
    London,   England 
  • Authors:
    • Borg, N
  • Publication Date: 1978

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  • Accession Number: 00300384
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Dec 19 1981 12:00AM