ENERGY, EMPLOYMENT AND DOLLAR IMPACTS OF ALTERNATIVE TRANSPORTATION OPTIONS

Intercity transport modes considered are the railroad, the airplane, and the automobile. The bus and the automobile are the urban transport modes considered. Each travel mode is treated as an entire system of passenger transportation. The costs are evaluated in units of dollars. British thermal units (Btu) and man-years of labor, which are required, both directly and indirectly, to provide each unit of transportation service. Data are tabulated.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Energy Conserv Pap.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Ballinger Publishing Company

    17 Dunster Street, Harvard Square
    Cambridge, MA  United States  02138
  • Authors:
    • Hannon, B
    • Herendeen, R
    • PULEO, F
    • Sebald, A
  • Publication Date: 1975

Media Info

  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: p. 105-130

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00139506
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Oct 26 1981 12:00AM