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.

  • Supplemental Notes:
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  • Corporate Authors:

    Batelle Memorial Institute/Pacific Northwest Labs

    Battelle Boulevard, P.O. Box 999
    Richland, WA  United States  99352

    Department of Energy

    1000 Independence Avenue, SW
    Washington, DC  United States  20585
  • Authors:
    • Hane, G J
    • Johnson, D R
  • Publication Date: 1984-7

Media Info

  • Pagination: 78 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00392884
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: PNL-5191
  • Contract Numbers: AC06-76RL01830
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Mar 29 1985 12:00AM