OUTLOOK FOR FREE-WHEELING TRANSPORTATION VEHICLES...WHAT'S DOWN THE ROAD

This paper surveys possible power plants and energy sources for free wheeling transportation vehicles and determines the practical outlook for each such alternative. The advantages and disadvantages (including impacts such as balance of payments, etc.), estimated development costs and time frame, expected costs to the consumer, estimated environmental impacts etc. of alternative power plants are summarized. The most promising alternative power plant and energy sources for free-wheeling vehicles are predicted. /EI/

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    Institute of Transportation Engineers (ITE)

    Washington, DC  United States 
  • Publication Date: 1978-8

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  • Accession Number: 00194916
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Report/Paper Numbers: HS-024 726
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 15 1979 12:00AM