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Title: Transportation energy conservation data book: supplement IV

This document is the fourth in a series of supplements to ORNL-5198, Transportation Energy Conservation Data Book: Edition I (EAPA 3:527). The Data Book series is being compiled and published by ORNL under contract with the Transportation Energy Conservation (TEC) Division of the Energy Research and Development Administration (ERDA). Data on transportation characteristics, energy consumption, and other related variables are presented in tabular or graphic form. For the user's reference, a glossary, a bibliography, energy conversion factors, and an index to information presented in Supplement IV are provided. Some of the specific items presented on transportation modal characteristics include fleet vehicular stock data, automobile choice and ownership characteristics, information describing commuting and long distance travel patterns, new car sales by market segment, electric vehicle production, and statistics on bicycle stock and usage. Transportation energy demand projections in general, and in detail for the marine sector, are presented, as well as sales-weighted miles per gallon figures by weight of automobile, model year, and automobile producer. Other transportation-related information included in Supplement IV are a graphic presentation of President Carter's tax-rebate schedule, a comparison of the nominal and real price of gasoline, and a descriptive list of the current safety standards. Finally,more » detailed data on the US total population and its migration patterns are presented. The second edition of the TEC Data Book will update and integrate the information provided in Edition I and the Supplements. The planned date of publication for this document is October, 1977.« less
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Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
7218979
Report Number(s):
ORNL-5249
DOE Contract Number:
W-7405-ENG-26
Resource Type:
Technical Report
Research Org:
Oak Ridge National Lab., TN (USA)
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
29 ENERGY PLANNING, POLICY AND ECONOMY; 32 ENERGY CONSERVATION, CONSUMPTION, AND UTILIZATION; ENERGY CONSERVATION; TRANSPORTATION SECTOR; USA; VEHICLES; INVENTORIES; BIBLIOGRAPHIES; BICYCLES; CHARGES; DATA COMPILATION; DEMAND FACTORS; ECONOMICS; ENERGY CONSUMPTION; FINANCIAL INCENTIVES; FUELS; INDEXES; POPULATION DYNAMICS; SAFETY; STANDARDS; TAXES; DOCUMENT TYPES; NORTH AMERICA 291000* -- Energy Planning & Policy-- Conservation; 298000 -- Energy Planning & Policy-- Consumption & Utilization; 320200 -- Energy Conservation, Consumption, & Utilization-- Transportation