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Title: Technology Roadmap for the 21st Century Truck Program, a government-industry research partnership

The 21st Century Truck Program has been established as a government-industry research partnership to support the development and implementation of commercially viable technologies that will dramatically cut fuel use and emissions of commercial trucks and buses while enhancing their safety and affordability as well as maintaining or enhancing performance. The innovations resulting from this program will reduce dependence on foreign oil, improve our nation's air quality, provide advanced technology for military vehicles, and enhance the competitiveness of the U.S. truck and bus industry while ensuring safe and affordable freight and bus transportation for the nation's economy. This Technology Roadmap for the 21st Century Truck Program has been prepared to guide the development of the technical advancements that will enable the needed improvements in commercial truck fuel economy, emissions, and safety.
Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
777307
Report Number(s):
21CT-001
TRN: AH200116%%222
Resource Type:
Technical Report
Resource Relation:
Other Information: PBD: 1 Dec 2000
Research Org:
U.S. DOE, Office of Heavy Vehicle Technologies, Washington, DC (US) (US)
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE Office of Heavy Vehicle Technologies (EE-33) (US)
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
33 ADVANCED PROPULSION SYSTEMS; AIR QUALITY; BUSES; CARGO; FUEL CONSUMPTION; IMPLEMENTATION; PERFORMANCE; SAFETY; TRUCKS; ENERGY EFFICIENCY