Transporation Energy

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This Transportation Energy Project is comprised of four unique tasks which work within the railroad industry to provide solutions in various areas of energy conservation. These tasks addressed: energy reducing yard related decision issues; alternate fuels; energy education, and energy storage for railroad applications. The NIU Engineering and Technology research team examined these areas and provided current solutions which can be used to both provide important reduction in energy usage and system efficiency in the given industry. This project also sought a mode in which rural and long-distance education could be provided. The information developed in each of the project ... continued below

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Mirman, Clifford & Vohra, Promod June 30, 2012.

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This Transportation Energy Project is comprised of four unique tasks which work within the railroad industry to provide solutions in various areas of energy conservation. These tasks addressed: energy reducing yard related decision issues; alternate fuels; energy education, and energy storage for railroad applications. The NIU Engineering and Technology research team examined these areas and provided current solutions which can be used to both provide important reduction in energy usage and system efficiency in the given industry. This project also sought a mode in which rural and long-distance education could be provided. The information developed in each of the project tasks can be applied to all of the rail companies to assist in developing efficiencies.

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  • Grant Number: EE0003975
  • DOI: 10.2172/1050230 | External Link
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 1050230
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc827760

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Mirman, Clifford & Vohra, Promod. Transporation Energy, report, June 30, 2012; United States. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc827760/: accessed October 15, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.