HOW THEY COMPARE: ENERGY EFFICIENCY OF TRANSPORT MODES

A graphic comparison of the energy efficiency of all transport modes, illustrating specifically: (a) passenger transport energy intensiveness; (b) passenger ground transport energy consumption; (c) drive systems efficiency; (d) freight energy intensiveness; (e) freight transport energy consumption; (f) HP requirements TOPC and improved CDFC; (g) Truck-MPG vs. velocity; (h) transport efficiency, TIFC vs. advanced design CDFC.

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  • Corporate Authors:

    Cahners Publishing Company, Incorporated

    5 South Wabash Avenue
    Chicago, IL  United States  60603
  • Authors:
    • Roberts, R
  • Publication Date: 1975-11

Media Info

  • Features: Figures;
  • Pagination: p. 52-56
  • Serial:
    • Modern Railroads
    • Volume: 30
    • Issue Number: 11
    • Publisher: K-III Press, Incorporated
    • ISSN: 0736-2064

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00129331
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Canadian National Railways, Headquarters Library
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Feb 19 1976 12:00AM