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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.
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ELCM  TE7.H5 no. 2502 NVFEL Library/Ann Arbor, MI 08/26/2016
Collation vii, 153 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm.
Notes
"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.