POTENTIAL BIODIESEL USE IN THE NATION'S SCHOOL BUS FLEET

This report concerns potential biodiesel fuel use by school bus fleets. Its purpose is to review available information on the size of the bus fuel market, the factors affecting selection of fuels and the competitive position of biodiesel in that market. This report considers the legal and economic reasons why many school bus fleets are beginning to consider the use of alternative fuels, including those produced from non-petroleum sources which reduce harmful emissions, the competitive position of biodiesel fuels, tests now underway, and the potential school bus market for biodiesel.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Work performed by Sparks Companies, Inc.
  • Corporate Authors:

    National Renewable Energy Laboratory

    1617 Cole Boulevard
    Golden, CO  United States  80401
  • Publication Date: 1995-7

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Features: Appendices; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: n.p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00728606
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Nov 19 1996 12:00AM