This Technical Assistance Brief provides an overview of UMTA's Clean Air Program (CAP) which was established to provide a mechanism to support the national goals of reducing vehicle emissions and oil imports. It consolidates a number of related activities including: the Alternative Fuels Program; the Methanol Bus Demonstration Program; the Diesel Particulate Trap Program; the Fuel Cell/Battery Bus Development Program; and the Alternative Fuel Bus Program from the ALternative Motor Fuels Act of 1988. The objective of CAP is to provide decision makers at all levels with a better understanding of the impact of new technologies. It is also UMTA's objective to provide the necessary technical assistance and support to the transit industry in making a successful transition to alternative fuels.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Urban Mass Transportation Administration

    400 7th Street, SW
    Washington, DC  United States  20590
  • Publication Date: 1991-5

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  • Accession Number: 00611408
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Aug 31 1991 12:00AM