ENERGY CONSERVATION IN TRANSPORTATION AND CONSTRUCTION

Partial Contents: Highway transportation's response to energy conservation; Alternate transport modes and energy consumption; Alternate freight modes; Public transportation and energy conservation; Rail transportation - its place in the Nation's energy conservation program; Vehicle performance; Optimizing the use of materials and energy in construction; Options for conserving energy in transportation; Transportation system design; Energy conservation related to traffic operations.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Sponsored in part by American Road Builders' Association, Washington, D.C., Clemson Univ., S.C. Dept. of Civil Engineering and Georgia Inst. of Tech., Atlanta. School of Civil Engineering. The conference was held in Atlanta, Georgia, December 2-5 1975.
  • Corporate Authors:

    National Highway Institute

    Federal Highway Administration
    1310 North Courthouse Road, Suite 300
    Arlington, VA  USA  22201

    American Society of Heating, Refrig & Air Conditioning Engineers

    525 School Street, SW
    Washington, DC  USA  20024

    Clemson University

    Department of Civil Engineering
    Clemson, SC  USA  29634

    University of Georgia, Experiment

    Georgia Experiment Station
    Experiment, GA  USA 
  • Authors:
    • Busching, H W
    • Covault, D O
    • Dean, R L
    • Lochow, R
  • Publication Date: 1976-5-10

Media Info

  • Pagination: 291 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00143028
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: FHWA/NHI-76/N001 Conf Rpt.
  • Files: NTIS, TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Oct 6 2004 12:00AM