Twenty-six papers are presented on a variety of topics including: energy and transportation facts and figures; long-range planning under energy constraints; technology assessment of alternative fuels; energy efficiency of intercity passenger and freight movement; energy efficiency of intracity passenger movement; federal role; electrification of railroads; energy impact of the electric car in an urban environment; research needs and projects in progress--federal viewpoint; research needs in transportation energy conservation--data needs; and energy intensity of various transportation modes--an overview. A separate abstract was prepared for each of the papers for inclusion in Energy Research Abstracts (ERA) and in Energy Abstracts for Policy Analysis. (ERA citation 03:031235)

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • National conference on the effects of energy constraint on transportation systems, Schenectady, NY, USA, 1 Aug 1977.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Union College

    Schenectady, NY  United States  12308

    Department of Energy

    1000 Independence Avenue, SW
    Washington, DC  United States  20585
  • Authors:
    • Mittal, R K
  • Publication Date: 1977-12

Media Info

  • Pagination: 560 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00181545
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Contract Numbers: EC-77-G-01-6067
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Oct 31 1979 12:00AM