PER PASSENGER-MILE ENERGY CONSUMPTION AND COSTS FOR SUBURBAN COMMUTER SERVICE DIESEL TRAINS

Results presented in this report are based on data obtained from Chicago, Illinois' three diesel commuter railroads. Operations and equipment are described, particularly in terms of energy consumption and pollutant production. Service characteristics, such as average occupancy and average trip distance, and energy consumption results are presented and discussed.

  • Corporate Authors:

    University of Illinois, Chicago

    College of Engineering
    Chicago, IL  United States  60680

    Urban Mass Transportation Administration

    400 7th Street, SW
    Washington, DC  United States  20590
  • Authors:
    • Walbridge, E W
  • Publication Date: 1974-8

Media Info

  • Pagination: 65 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00092024
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: RR-12 Final Rpt., UMTA-IL-11-0006-74-1
  • Files: NTIS, TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Oct 18 1976 12:00AM