Science Inventory

Optimization Model for Reducing Emissions of Greenhouse Gases from Automobiles (OMEGA)

Citation:

Optimization Model for Reducing Emissions of Greenhouse Gases from Automobiles (OMEGA). U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, D.C.

Impact/Purpose:

To facilitate its analysis of the costs and benefits of the control of GHG emissions from cars and trucks.

Description:

The EPA Vehicle Greenhouse Gas (VGHG) model is used to apply various technologies to a defined set of vehicles in order to meet a specified GHG emission target, and to then calculate the costs and benefits of doing so.

URLs/Downloads:

OMEGA Peer Review Charge (EPA-420-R-09-016)   (PDF,NA pp, 1968 KB,  about PDF)

Peer Review of OMEGA   (PDF,NA pp, 1968 KB,  about PDF)

Peer review of OMEGA and EPA's Response to Comments (EPA-420-R-0

OMEGA EPA Response to Peer Reviews (EPA-420-R-09-016)   (PDF,NA pp, 1968 KB,  about PDF)

OMEGA Peer Review Reports (EPA-420-R-09-016)   (PDF,NA pp, 1968 KB,  about PDF)

Record Details:

Record Type: DOCUMENT (PUBLISHED REPORT/REPORT)
Product Published Date: 09/01/2009
Record Last Revised: 11/30/2010
OMB Category: Influential
Record ID: 215026

Organization:

U.S. ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY

OFFICE OF AIR AND RADIATION

OFFICE OF TRANSPORTATION AND AIR QUALITY

ASSESSMENT AND STANDARDS DIVISION

LIGHT-DUTY ONROAD CENTER GROUP