Texas transportation energy savings strategies for reducing energy consumption by University of Texas at Austin. Center for Transportation Research.

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Published by Texas Sustainabale Energy Development Council in Austin, Tex .

Written in English

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  • Texas.,
  • Texas

Subjects:

  • Transportation -- Energy consumption -- Texas.,
  • Transportation -- Energy conservation -- Texas.,
  • Motor vehicles -- Texas -- Fuel consumption.,
  • Transportation -- Energy consumption -- Texas -- Forecasting.,
  • Transportation -- Texas -- Planning.

Edition Notes

Book details

Other titlesStrategies for reducing energy consumption, Report for the Texas Sustainable Energy Development Council
StatementUniversity of Texas at Austin, Center for Transportation Research, and the Tellus Institute.
ContributionsTexas Sustainable Energy Development Council., Tellus Institute.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHE309.T4 U55 1995
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 112 p. :
Number of Pages112
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL633017M
LC Control Number96621099
OCLC/WorldCa33433574

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