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Looks into the potential and challenges of commercial-scale alternative jet fuel (AJF) production and use based on United Airlines and AltAir’s experience including its challenges, successes, and lessons learned. 

An assessment of the market impacts and full lifecycle greenhouse gas emissions from incentivizing the use of molasses for biofuel production in the EU.

Evaluates well-to-wheel greenhouse gas emissions from soot-free urban transit bus types in 20 megacities.

2010.12.21

Summarizes key steps in fuel economy data collection and verification under the U.S. corporate average fuel economy system.

Publication: Working paper
2010.10.07

Case study demonstrates how metrics that include vehicle and/or fuel weight could relax incentives for manufacturers to devote technological improvements to reducing fuel consumption rather than boosting performance.

Publication: Working paper
2010.10.07

Surveys the range of test cycles used to evaluate the efficiency of vehicles—including passenger cars and trucks, motorcycles, heavy-duty trucks and buses, and marine vessels—in order to inform ICAO discussion of a CO2 certification procedure.

Publication: Working paper
2010.03.21

Discusses initial ICCT work on sales‐weighted historical trends in new aircraft design attributes and their influence on aircraft efficiency, using design range as a first area of inquiry.

Publication: Working paper
2009.10.04

Overview of low-carbon fuel related standards in various stages of development and implementation in the U.S., California, Europe, and the UK.

Publication: Working paper

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