St. Louis Metro Biodiesel (B20) Transit Bus Evaluation: 12-Month Final Report

The St. Louis Metro Biodiesel Transit Bus Evaluation project is being conducted under a Cooperative Research and Development Agreement between NREL and the National Biodiesel Board to evaluate the extended in-use performance of buses operating on B20 fuel. The objective of this research project is to compare B20 and ultra-low sulfur diesel buses in terms of fuel economy, vehicles maintenance, engine performance, component wear, and lube oil performance.

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    National Renewable Energy Laboratory

    1617 Cole Boulevard
    Golden, CO  United States  80401
  • Authors:
    • Barnitt, R
    • McCormick, R L
    • Lammert, M
  • Publication Date: 2008-7


  • English

Media Info

  • Media Type: Web
  • Edition: Technical Report
  • Features: Appendices; Figures; Tables;
  • Pagination: 37p

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01148587
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: NREL/TP-540-43486
  • Contract Numbers: DE-AC36-99-GO10337
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jan 4 2010 12:33PM