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Accession Number DE13-1105939
Title Sustainable Transportation Program, 2012 Annual Report.
Publication Date Sep 2013
Media Count 70p
Personal Author K. H. Vaughan R. L. Graves
Abstract Oak Ridge National Laboratorys (ORNL) Sustainable Transportation Program performs research and development (R&D) leading to new vehicle and transportation system technologies. Its R&D portfolio includes alternative fuels, advanced combustion engines, efficient vehicle components, advanced materials, transportation electrification, vehicle systems integration, and intelligent transportation systems and operations. ORNL also provides data and analysis supporting policy- and decision-making by the Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) and the Department of Transportation (DOT). The focus of the program is clean, efficient, intelligent paths to reducing transportation petroleum consumption and emissions and to improving US energy security by increasing the supplies of domestically available fuels and reducing petroleum imports.
Keywords Alternative fuels
Decision making
Electric powered vehicles
Energy efficiency
Fuel consumption
Intelligent transportation systems
Renewable energy sources
Research and development
Transportation systems
Vehicle components

Source Agency Technical Information Center Oak Ridge Tennessee
NTIS Subject Category 85H - Road Transportation
97K - Fuels
97B - Energy Use, Supply, & Demand
97G - Policies, Regulations & Studies
Corporate Author Oak Ridge National Lab., TN.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 1412
Contract Number DE-AC05-00OR22725

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