Transportation Research Analysis
NREL offers online resources for information, data, and publications related to advanced transportation technologies and fuels. These easy-to-use resources help industry, fleet managers, and the public understand alternative fuel and advanced vehicle issues, technologies, regulations, incentives, and more.
Online tool providing data summaries and visualizations similar to real-world "genetics" for medium- and heavy-duty commercial fleet vehicles operating in a variety of vocations.
Tests and deploys medium- and heavy-duty alternative fuel and advanced technology vehicles in service.
Tests advanced fuels in heavy-duty engines and vehicles and advanced heavy hybrid vehicles.
Repository of detailed travel data—including demographic information and second-by-second speed profiles—from various surveys and studies. Robust data sets are readily available to support research projects while protecting individual participant privacy.
The Transportation Energy Futures (TEF) project examines underexplored greenhouse gas-abatement and oil-savings opportunities by consolidating transportation energy knowledge, conducting advanced analysis, and exploring additional opportunities for sound strategic action.
Evaluates advanced vehicle technologies to determine their impact on fuel economy, vehicle performance, exhaust emissions, and more.
Transportation Data and Statistics Tools
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Key staff analysts
Keith Wipke, 303-275-4451
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