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Improving Automobile Fuel Economy (United States. Congress. Office of Technology Assessment)

Improving Automobile Fuel Economy: New Standards, New Approaches (1991), by United States Congress Office of Technology Assessment (stable link) New Online Books http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/webbin/book//lookupid?key=olbp69230

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Increased Automobile Fuel Efficiency and Synthetic Fuels (United States. Congress. Office of Technology Assessment)

Increased Automobile Fuel Efficiency and Synthetic Fuels: Alternatives for Reducing Oil Imports (1982), by United States Congress Office of Technology Assessment (stable link) New Online Books http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/webbin/book//lookupid?key=olbp69233

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Biomass as Fuel in Small Boilers (Asthana)

Biomass as Fuel in Small Boilers (Tokyo: Asian Productivity Organization, c2009), by Arvind Kumar Asthana (PDF with commentary at apo-tokyo.org) New Online Books http://www.apo-tokyo.org/00e-books/GP-17_Biomass.htm

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Industrial Heat Pumps for Steam and Fuel Savings

Industrial Heat Pumps for Steam and Fuel Savings CONTENTS 1.0 INTRODUCTION TO HEAT PUMPS 1.1 Why can a heat pump save money? 1.2 How does a heat pump work, and how much energy can it save? 1.3 Common types of … Continue reading

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Mathematical Modeling of Transport Phenomena in Polymer Electrolyte and Direct Methanol Fuel Cells – PhD Thesis

Mathematical Modeling of Transport Phenomena in Polymer Electrolyte and Direct Methanol Fuel Cells – PhD Thesis TOC Chapter 1. Introduction Chapter 2. Fuel cells 1. Basic principles 2. Overview of fuel cell technologies 3. Polymer electrolyte and direct methanol fuel … Continue reading

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A Failure Analysis for the Low-Temperature Performance of Dispersion Fuel Elements (Weir)

A Failure Analysis for the Low-Temperature Performance of Dispersion Fuel Elements (Oak Ridge, TN: Oak Ridge National Laboratory, 1960), by J. R. Weir (page images at HathiTrust) New Online Books

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Introduction to Fuel Cell Technology

Introduction to Fuel Cell Technology TOC 1 Preface 2 Introduction 2.1 Fuel Cell Basics 2.2 History of Fell Cell Technology 2.3 Why are we studying Fuel Cells? 2.3.1 Why Fuel Cells are an Emerging Technology 2.3.2 What are the applications … Continue reading

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Operation and Maintenance of Spent Fuel Storage and Transportation Casks/Containers

Operation and Maintenance of Spent Fuel Storage and Transportation Casks/Containers by IAEA TOC 1. INTRODUCTION 1.1. Overview on spent fuel management 1.2. Global requirements for spent fuel storage 1.3. Spent fuel storage options and trends 1.4. Spent fuel transportation 1.5. … Continue reading

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Safety Issues with Hydrogen as a Vehicle Fuel

Safety Issues with Hydrogen as a Vehicle Fuel ABSTRACT This report is an initial effort to identify and evaluate safety issues associated with the use of hydrogen as a vehicle fuel in automobiles. Several forms of hydrogen have been considered: … Continue reading

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Affordable, Low-Carbon Diesel Fuel from Domestic Coal and Biomass

Affordable, Low-Carbon Diesel Fuel from Domestic Coal and Biomass TOC 1  INTRODUCTION 1.1 STRATEGIC SIGNIFICANCE: AN ENERGY STRATEGY DILEMMA 1.2 A BALANCED AND ATTRACTIVE SOLUTION 1.3 KEY RESULTS 1.3.1 Affordable, Low-Carbon Diesel Fuel 1.3.2 Synergistic Use of Coal and Biomass … Continue reading

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