PROGRAM PLANNING DOCUMENT: HIGHWAY VEHICLE ALTERNATIVE FUELS UTILIZATION PROGRAM (AFUP)

A description is given of an alternative automobile fuels research program to assess the feasibility of replacing petroleum as the fuel for highway vehicles in the 1985 to 2000 and beyond time frame. Topics discussed include: (1) a summary and overview; (2) an analysis of the transportation energy problem and its solution; (3) the justification for a Federal role; (4) technology assessment summary; (5) goals and strategy of the program; and (6) scope of the program. (ERA citation 03:041025)

  • Corporate Authors:

    Department of Transportation

    Transportation Energy Division, 1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  United States  20586
  • Publication Date: 1978-4

Media Info

  • Pagination: 96 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00185644
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Files: TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Dec 29 1979 12:00AM