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Title: Transportation Energy Conservation Data Book: Edition 3

Abstract

This is the third edition of the Transportation Energy Conservation Data Book, a statistical compendium compiled and published by Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) under contract with the Transportation Energy Conservation (TEC) Division of the Department of Energy (DOE). Secondary data on transportation characteristics by mode, on transportation energy use, and on other related variables are presented in tabular and/or graphic form. All major modes of transportation are represented: highway, air, rail, marine, and pipeline. The six main chapters focus on various characteristics of the transportation sector including (1) modal characteristics, (2) current energy use, efficiency and conservation, (3) projections of modal energy use, (4) impact of government activities, (5) supply and cost of energy, and (6) general demographic and economic characteristics. Included in the more than 400 tables and figures are the following transportation stock and use statistics: number of vehicles, vehicle-miles traveled, passenger-miles and freight ton-miles, fleet characteristics, household automobile ownership, size mix of automobiles, vehicle travel characteristics, and commuting patterns. Energy characteristics presented include energy use by fuel source and transportation mode, energy intensity figures by mode, indirect energy use, production as a percent of consumption, imports as a percent of domestic production, energy prices from themore » wellhead to the retail outlet, and alternative fuels.« less

Authors:
 [1]
  1. (ed.)
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Oak Ridge National Lab., TN (USA)
OSTI Identifier:
6274070
Report Number(s):
ORNL-5493; ORNL-5198(Ed.3)
DOE Contract Number:
W-7405-ENG-26
Resource Type:
Technical Report
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
32 ENERGY CONSERVATION, CONSUMPTION, AND UTILIZATION; 29 ENERGY PLANNING, POLICY AND ECONOMY; TRANSPORTATION SECTOR; DATA COMPILATION; ENERGY CONSERVATION; ENERGY CONSUMPTION; USA; AIRCRAFT; AUTOMOBILES; BUSES; CARPOOLING; COMMODITIES; ECONOMICS; EFFICIENCY; ELECTRIC-POWERED VEHICLES; EMPLOYMENT; FORECASTING; GRAPHS; HUMAN POPULATIONS; LEISURE TIME ACTIVITIES; MARITIME TRANSPORT; MASS TRANSIT SYSTEMS; MOTORCYCLES; OWNERSHIP; STATISTICS; TABLES; TRAINS; TRANSPORT; TRANSPORTATION SYSTEMS; TRUCKS; VANPOOLING; VEHICLES; DATA; DATA FORMS; INFORMATION; MATHEMATICS; NORTH AMERICA; NUMERICAL DATA; POPULATIONS; 320200* - Energy Conservation, Consumption, & Utilization- Transportation; 298000 - Energy Planning & Policy- Consumption & Utilization; 291000 - Energy Planning & Policy- Conservation

Citation Formats

Shonka, D.B. Transportation Energy Conservation Data Book: Edition 3. United States: N. p., 1979. Web.
Shonka, D.B. Transportation Energy Conservation Data Book: Edition 3. United States.
Shonka, D.B. Thu . "Transportation Energy Conservation Data Book: Edition 3". United States. doi:.
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year = {Thu Feb 01 00:00:00 EST 1979},
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