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Options for fueling America's transportation. New York: Aspen Institute for Humanistic Studies, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Alvin L Alm; Aspen Institute for Humanistic Studies.
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About Us Fuel Freedom is a non-profit with a simple mission: break America's oil addiction by bringing competition to the U.S. transportation fuel market. So far in this chapter, the committe has focused strictly on certain liquid fuels and considered only biomass and coal as feedstocks, but in this section it explores the advantages and disadvantages of other known transportation-fuel options.
The first to be considered is compressed natural gas (CNG). J.-E. Kim, Y.-H. Percival Zhang, in Compendium of Hydrogen Energy, Conclusions. Hydrogen is the most promising alternative transportation fuel, i.e., high-energy efficiency via PEM fuel cells (Zhang and Mielenz, ) and high-energy storage density relative to rechargeable a number of carbohydrate-to-hydrogen technologies (Figure ), SyPaB is the most promising.
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Molecular hydrogen is currently receiving the most attention and financial support as the starting point for fuel cell energy supply. The literature and the many presentations that the committee heard indicate that the manufacture of molecular hydrogen is the consensus approach favored by the majority of leadership within the government, at universities, and in industry.
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most visible applications is in public transportation. Vehicles, particularly buses and shuttles, that carry people in large numbers, stand to gain much from using alternative fuels.
Such high-demand fuel users can help sustain a fueling infrastructure that supports private autos and other smaller vehicles. Whether they use jet fuel for planes, diesel for trucks and trains, or a combination of electricity and natural gas to run updated equipment, the best transportation companies seek to be as fuel.
In the book "Sustainable Transportation: Problems and Solutions" (New York: the Guilford Press, ) author William R. Black comprehensively examines the topic of sustainable transportation, first going over what the problems are and then examining possible the book provides a good overview of the challenges inherent in establishing sustainable transportation.
That said, consider the options: biofuel (from waste vegetable oil or otherwise), diesel, dimethyl ether or DME, ethanol (blended formulations or solutions, such as E85), gasoline, hydrogen (as in hydrogen fuel cells), propane; did I miss anything. It seems the sky’s the limit. Assessments of both air quality and greenhouse gas life cycle emissions impacts must continue to be timely and thorough as new fuel options emerge.
For example, FAA, in collaboration with EPA and NASA, needs to populate emissions prediction models with measured emissions data for emerging sustainable jet fuels. Card based, the fuel credit card used is used with a driver’s assigned pin (usually assigned either the driver or the vehicle).
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Unfortunately, America’s most successful energy policy is under attack by those seeking to restore a fossil fuel monopoly over America’s choices at the gas pump. Fuels America is committed to protecting our options by supporting homegrown fuels and a strong RFS.
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gas transportation. Historically, two distinct LNG trade regions developed - the Asia-Pacific region, and the Atlantic Basin region which included North America, South America and most of Europe. Until Qatar began to export LNG to both regions in the mids, the two regions were largely separate.
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