ECUT ENERGY DATA REFERENCE SERIES: OTTO CYCLE ENGINES IN TRANSPORTATION
Information that describes the use of the the Otto cycle engines in transportation is summarized. The transportation modes discussed in this report include the following: automobiles, light trucks, heavy trucks, marine, recreational vehicles, motorcycles, buses, aircraft, and snowmobiles. These modes account for nearly 100% of the gasoline and LPG consumed in transportation engines. The information provided on each of these modes includes descriptions of the average energy conversion efficiency of the engine, the captial stock, the amount of energy used, and the activity level as measured in ton-miles. Estimates are provided for the years 1980 and 2000.
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Batelle Memorial Institute/Pacific Northwest LabsBattelle Boulevard, P.O. Box 999
Richland, WA United States 99352
Department of Energy1000 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, DC United States 20585
- Hane, G J
- Johnson, D R
- Publication Date: 1984-7
- Pagination: 78 p.
- TRT Terms: Buses; Economic efficiency; Fuel consumption; Gasoline engines; Liquefied petroleum gas; Vehicle design
- Uncontrolled Terms: Efficiency; Liquid petroleum gas
- Old TRIS Terms: Bus design
- Subject Areas: Design; Economics; Energy; Highways; Public Transportation; Vehicles and Equipment; I91: Vehicle Design and Safety;
- Accession Number: 00392884
- Record Type: Publication
- Report/Paper Numbers: PNL-5191
- Contract Numbers: AC06-76RL01830
- Files: TRIS
- Created Date: Mar 29 1985 12:00AM