EFFECTS OF ENERGY CONSTRAINTS ON TRANSPORTATION SYSTEMS, PROCEEDINGS OF THE NATIONAL CONFERENCE, 3RD, 1976

Proceedings include 21 technical papers. Topics of discussion included: historical and forecast trends of energy consumption within the transportation sector; energy intensiveness of various modes of transportation; motivations and strategies for energy conservation plans; effects of various urban patterns on personal travel needs; innovative technological modes of transportation from the energy viewpoint. Possible improvements in auto design and engine; innovative technological modes of transportation from the energy viewpoint; Interrelationships of environment, energy, and transportation; Possible Research topics; and role of federal, state, and local agencies. Selected papers are indexed separately.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Conference held at Union College, Schenectady, New York, August 2-6, 1976.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Energy Research and Development Administration

    20 Massachusetts Avenue, NW
    Washington, DC  USA  20590
  • Authors:
    • MITTAL, R K
  • Publication Date: 1977

Media Info

  • Pagination: 408 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00172506
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Report/Paper Numbers: CONF-760895 Proceeding
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 31 1978 12:00AM