ELECTRIC AND HYBRID VEHICLE PROGRAM. THE SECOND ANNUAL REPORT TO CONGRESS, FISCAL YEAR 1978
The DOE Electric and Hybrid Vehicle Program has responsibility for accelerating the commercialization of electric and hybrid vehicles in the nations's transportation sector. The goal of the program is to assure the availability and broad market acceptance of vehicles that do not depend on petroleum as their principal energy source. The program management, demonstrations (P. L. 94-413 requirements), incentives, research and development, risk assessment, impact assessments, and environmental impact evaluation processes are discussed.
Department of EnergyDivision of Transportation Energy Conservation
Washington, DC United States 20585
- Publication Date: 1979-1
- Pagination: 90 p.
- TRT Terms: Acceptance; Demonstration projects; Development; Electric vehicles; Energy; Environmental impacts; Evaluation; Federal assistance programs; Federal government; Finance; Hazards; Hybrid automobiles; Hybrid vehicles; Implementation; Incentives; Management; Markets; New products; Petroleum; Planning; Research; Research projects; Risk assessment
- Uncontrolled Terms: Commercialization; Federal programs; Research and development; Research programs
- Geographic Terms: United States
- Old TRIS Terms: Demonstration programs
- Subject Areas: Administration and Management; Energy; Environment; Finance; Geotechnology; Highways; Planning and Forecasting; Research; Safety and Human Factors; Society; Vehicles and Equipment;
- Accession Number: 00198445
- Record Type: Publication
- Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
- Files: TRIS
- Created Date: Oct 17 1979 12:00AM