Record Display for the EPA National Library Catalog


OLS Field Name OLS Field Data
Main Title Environment and energy.
Publisher The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, Medicine, Transportation Research Board,
Year Published 2015
OCLC Number 930795380
ISBN 9780309369237; 0309369231
Subjects Power resources--Environmental aspects--United States. ; Environmental impacts. ; Greenhouse gases. ; Transit oriented development. ; Energy. ; Energy consumption.
Internet Access
Description Access URL
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
ELCM  TE7.H5 no. 2502 NVFEL Library/Ann Arbor, MI 08/26/2016
Collation vii, 153 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm.
"Journal of the Transportation Research Board" "A peer-reviewed publication." Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Notes
This issue contains 17 papers concerned with the environment and energy. Specific topics addressed include the following: ground-borne noise criteria; noise measurement types in a quiet pavement pilot program; force density levels of light rail vehicles; pavement and barriers for noise mitigation; energy consumption by liquefied natural gas carriers; driver response to hydrogen fuel cell buses; and time-dependent greenhouse gas benefits of transit-oriented smart growth. Additional topics addressed in this issue are: the greenhouse gas impacts of subway line ridership; the effect of improved fuel efficiency on fuel tax revenues and greenhouse gas emissions; adoption of battery electric vehicles; a sustainable supply chain of biofuels; long-haul truck hybridization; woody biomass supply, economics, and biofuels policy; electric vehicle charging behavior; charging and parking choices of electric vehicle drivers; electric vehicle fast charger planning for metropolitan planning organizations; and advance mitigation.