The Energy Impact of US Passenger Vehicle Fuel Economy - MITShare on:
Abstract—Proposed fuel economy standards in the U.S. require new vehicles to ... U.S. passenger vehicle fleet, which are the main energy burdens in the ...
The Economic, Energy, and GHG Emissions Impacts of Proposed
Increases in the U.S. Corporate Average Fuel Economy (CAFE) Standards for ... with detail in the passenger vehicle fleet to evaluate the economic, energy use, ...
The Effect of Vehicle Fuel Economy Standards on Technology
Sep 1, 2014 ... Many countries are tightening passenger vehicle fuel economy standards. ... Environmental Policy Research and the Swedish Energy Agency for ... The United States tightened fuel economy standards for light trucks in.
What Factors Affect Average Fuel Economy of US Passenger
average fuel economy of passenger cars and light trucks (SUVs), I devise two empirical ... been hypothesized that fuel economy, a measure of energy efficiency in ... (1998) analyzed the effects of CAFE standards in US vehicles' fuel economy.
Impact of Vehicle Air-Conditioning on Fuel Economy, Tailpipe - NREL
Oct 31, 2000 ... NREL is a U.S. Department of Energy Laboratory ... Vehicle air-conditioning can significantly impact fuel economy and tailpipe emissions .... HEV, we modeled two vehicles: a lightweight-chassis, five-passenger, NiMH battery ...
The global energy, CO2 emissions, and economic impact of vehicle
Apr 29, 2012 ... The global energy, CO2 emissions, and economic impact of vehicle ... For example, the latest U.S. fuel economy standards, which would .... passenger vehicles only or on countries or regions in isolation, and therefore do not ...
Comparison of passenger vehicle fuel economy and - Center for
Lew Fulton of the International Energy Agency, Paul Khanna of Natural Resources Canada, and ... The fuel economy and greenhouse gas emission performance of the U.S. cars ..... will take effect with the 2009 model year passenger vehicles.
Fuel Economy and GHG Standards_010605_110719.pdf
Automobile Fuel Economy Standards: Impacts, Efficiency, and
This paper discusses fuel economy regulations in the United States and other .... consumers misperceive the benefits of improved energy efficiency—that is, when ... would yield a combined average fuel economy for new passenger vehicles of ...
The Rebound Effect for Passenger Vehicles - Resources for the Future
Key Words: fuel economy standards, passenger vehicles, vehicle miles .... a desire to reduce gasoline consumption and the associated external energy security and climate costs, the US fuel economy standards for new passenger vehicles will.
Potential long-term impacts of changes in US vehicle fuel efficiency
Keywords: CAFE vehicle fuel efficiency standards; Global warming; Jobs. 1. Introduction: the ... analysis of the energy, economic, and job impacts of tighter standards and ... efficiency of passenger cars from 28mpg in 1990 to. 40 mpg in 2000 ...
Tires and passenger vehicle fuel economy - Transportation
Tires and passenger vehicle fuel economy : informing consumers, improving performance /. Committee for the .... Technologies, U.S. Department of Energy (ex officio) .... impacts on performance and durability, or adversely impact tire tread.
Effect of Fuel Economy on Automobile Safety: A Reexamination
Since 1975, the fuel economy of passenger cars and light trucks has been regulated by ... between U.S. light-duty vehicle fuel economy and highway fatalities from 1966 to ... standards established in the wake of the energy crises of the 1970s.
Automobile Fuel Economy Standards - University of Chicago
because consumers misperceive the benefits of improved energy efficiency. .... would yield a combined average fuel economy for new passenger vehicles of 35.5 ... Figure 1 summarizes the fuel economy standards in the United States and ...
MOTOR VEHICLE AVERAGE MILES PER GALLON
miles per gallon (MPG) of all motor vehicles. The “motor ... 1 Passenger Car Average MPG was the fuel economy ... have a big impact on U.S. energy security.
Alternative Fuel Vehicle Adoption Increases - ACS Publications
Feb 11, 2016 ... second largest United States GHG source, after the electricity sector), and 62% ... standards came into effect in 1978 for passenger cars and were followed by .... By 2025, the average fuel efficiency of new passenger cars will.
Impacts of Vehicle Weight Reduction via Material - ACS Publications
Sep 22, 2015 ... using substitution ratios from a U.S. Department of Energy report, to determine ... average fuel economy of passenger vehicles to 35.5 miles per.
Passenger car fuel-efficiency, 2020–2025 - The International
1 State council (2012). energy saving and new energy vehicle industry development ... the neDc. the converted US fleet-average fuel economy ..... Source: ePA regulatory impact analysis to support the MY 2017–2025 final rulemaking. * US ...
Passenger Vehicle Greenhouse Gas and Fuel Economy Standards
would like to thank the Hewlett and Energy Foundations for making this report .... Table 1. Estimates of U.S. Light-Duty Truck Fuel Economy Targets .... The resulting uncertainty of this impact on new vehicle emissions was not quantified.
China's Fuel Economy Standards for Passenger Vehicles: Rationale
Mar 5, 2009 ... Energy Technology Innovation Policy research group, John F. ... Rationale, Policy Process, and Impacts” Discussion Paper 2009-03, Cambridge, Mass. ..... of the fuel economy of the American passenger vehicle fleet since the ...
Review of International Policies for Vehicle Fuel Efficiency
energy sources and increasing the efficiency of energy use. ... Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, United Kingdom and United States. .... Current Policies to Improve vehicle fuel efficiency . .... Table 3: 2015 Standards for Passenger Vehicles . .... that some technologies for improving fuel efficiency have a negative impact on ...