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.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Department of Energy

    Division of Transportation Energy Conservation
    Washington, DC  United States  20585
  • Publication Date: 1979-1

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  • Pagination: 90 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00198445
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Oct 17 1979 12:00AM