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  • Main Title Effects of energy constraints on transportation systems. [Twenty-six papers]


  • Author: Mittal, R. K.
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: ed.


  • Name: Union Coll., Schenectady, N.Y. (USA)
    Place of Publication: United States


  • Creation: 1977-12-01


  • English


  • Content Description: Twenty-six papers are presented on a variety of topics including: energy and transportaton facts and figures; long-range planning under energy constraints; technology assessment of alternative fuels; energy efficiency of intercity passenger and freight movement; energy efficiency of intracity passenger movement; federal role; electrification of railroads; energy impact of the electric car in an urban enviroment; research needs and projects in progress--federal viewpoint; research needs in transportation energy conservation--data needs; and energy intensity of various transportation modes--an overview. A separate abstract was prepared for each of the papers for inclusion in Energy Research Abstracts (ERA) and in Energy Abstracts for Policy Analysis (EAPA).
  • Physical Description: Pages: 560


  • STI Subject Categories: 292000 -- Energy Planning & Policy-- Supply, Demand & Forecasting
  • STI Subject Categories: 298000 -- Energy Planning & Policy-- Consumption & Utilization
  • Keyword: Transportation Systems
  • Keyword: Meetings
  • STI Subject Categories: 29 Energy Planning, Policy And Economy
  • Keyword: Energy Conservation
  • STI Subject Categories: 32 Energy Conservation, Consumption, And Utilization
  • STI Subject Categories: 330000 -- Advanced Propulsion Systems
  • Keyword: Government Policies 320200* -- Energy Conservation, Consumption, & Utilization-- Transportation
  • STI Subject Categories: 33 Advanced Propulsion Systems
  • Keyword: Document Types
  • Keyword: Energy Policy
  • Keyword: Leading Abstract
  • Keyword: Abstracts


  • Conference: 4. national conference on the effects of energy constraint on transportation systems, Schenectady, NY, USA, 1 Aug 1977


  • Name: Office of Scientific & Technical Information Technical Reports
    Code: OSTI


  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Resource Type

  • Article


  • Text


  • Report No.: CONF-770878-
  • Grant Number: EC-77-G-01-6067
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 5050771
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc1056329


  • Display Note: Dep. NTIS, PC A24/MF A01.