ENERGY AND TRANSPORTATION SYSTEMS, JULY 1983. FINAL REPORT

The objective of this study was to upgrade the publication titled, "Energy and Transportation Systems". The most recent data for establishing factors for calculating direct and indirect energy usage on a highway improvement project were incorporated into a new report. Energy analysis and updated factors are disscussed separately for recycling asphalt concrete pavements and for light rail systems. A new criterion for impact was developed and life cycle costing is discussed. The computer program for performing an energy analysis on a highway project has been expanded and improved. (Author)

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  • Features: Appendices; Figures; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: v.p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00395929
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: FHWA-CA-TL-83-08, 19702-604197
  • Contract Numbers: R81TL02
  • Files: TRIS, USDOT, STATEDOT
  • Created Date: Feb 28 1987 12:00AM