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Accession Number PB2013-105411
Title Light-Duty Diesel Vehicles: Market Issues and Potential Energy and Emissions Impacts.
Publication Date Jan 2009
Media Count 48p
Personal Author N/A
Abstract This report responds to a request from Senator Jeff Sessions for an analysis of the environmental and energy efficiency attributes of light-duty diesel vehicles. Specifically, the inquiry asked for a comparison of the characteristics of diesel-fueled vehicles with those of similar gasoline-fueled, E85-fueled, and hybrid vehicles, as well as a discussion of any technical, economic, regulatory, or other obstacles to increasing the use of diesel-fueled vehicles in the United States.
Keywords Air pollution control
Current markets
Diesel engines
Emissions control
Energy impacts
Greenhouse Gas(GHG) Emissions
Light-duty vehicles
Motor vehicles

Source Agency Energy Information Administration
NTIS Subject Category 68A - Air Pollution & Control
43F - Environment
96A - Domestic Commerce, Marketing, & Economics
Corporate Author Energy Information Administration, Washington, DC. Office of Integrated Analysis and Forecasting.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 1313
Contract Number N/A

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