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Title: Transportation Energy Data Book. Sixth edition

Designed for use as a desk-top reference, the data book represents an assembly and display of statistics that characterize transportation activity and presents data on other factors that influence transportation energy use. The purpose of this publication is to present a large amount of relevant data in an easily retrievable and usable format with the statistical data shown in the form of tables and graphs. Each of the major transportation modes (highway, air, water, rail, and pipeline) is treated separately, and aggregate energy use and energy supply data for all modes are presented. The highway mode, accounting for over 77% of total transportation energy consumption, is dealt with. Topics in this include vehicle stock characteristics, fuel efficiency, household vehicle ownership and use, fleet automobiles, buses, and trucks. Data are presented on each of the nonhighway modes: air, water, pipeline, and rail, respectively. Trends in vehicle and engine characteristics related to fuel economy are summarized. Emphasis is placed on vehicles and engines for highway use.
Authors:
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Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
6754379
Report Number(s):
ORNL-5883
ON: DE83001628
DOE Contract Number:
W-7405-ENG-26
Resource Type:
Book
Publisher:
Noyes Data Corporation,Park Ridge, NJ
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
32 ENERGY CONSERVATION, CONSUMPTION, AND UTILIZATION; 29 ENERGY PLANNING, POLICY AND ECONOMY; ENERGY CONSUMPTION; DATA COMPILATION; TRANSPORTATION SECTOR; AIR TRANSPORT; AUTOMOBILES; BUSES; ENGINES; FUEL ECONOMY; HOUSEHOLDS; MARITIME TRANSPORT; OWNERSHIP; PIPELINES; RAIL TRANSPORT; SHIPS; TRUCKS; DATA; INFORMATION; LAND TRANSPORT; NUMERICAL DATA; TRANSPORT; TRANSPORTATION SYSTEMS; VEHICLES 320200* -- Energy Conservation, Consumption, & Utilization-- Transportation; 298000 -- Energy Planning & Policy-- Consumption & Utilization