Offsite Spill Containment Strategies for Water Supply Watershed Protection Plans

Theoretical and Experimental Investigation of Vapor Extraction Systems for Remediation of Hazardous Waste Sites

Biotransformations Under Denitrifying Conditions

Case Histories of Florida LUST Corrective Actions

A Study of the Potential for Groundwater Contamination by Alcohol Blended Gasolines
This paper describes the increased solubility of gasoline-hydrocarbons in groundwater when alcohols are used as octane enhancement additives and the effects of 'gasohol versus...

Prototype Laser Fluorescence/Fiber Optics Groundwater Contaminant Detector
Laboratory testing of a prototype field-portable instrument for in-situ laser fluorescence analysis of groundwater contaminants using fiber optics is discussed. Gasoline, gasoline components,...

Walden Hydroelectric Power Project
The Wallkill River at Walden, New York, produced hydroelectric power from 1909 to 1966. Using turbines dating back to the original hydroelectric development, the Walden hydroelectric station...

New Ways to Solve Underground Contamination Problems

Recreational Travel: Gasoline Shortages and Price Increases
An empirical study utilizes visitation data from a number of recreational attractions in California to estimate the reduction of travel due to the gasoline price increases that occurred...

U.S. Response to Coal Demand: Port and Harbor Improvements
The OPEC oil embargo, which caused long gasoline lines in 1973, caused incredibly long lines of coal ships along the East coast just last year. These ships came to bet coal to fuel overseas...

Impact of Gasoline Price on Transit Ridership in Fort Worth, Texas
The impact of gasoline price, gasoline supply, automobile ownership costs, and automobile operating costs on transit ridership is examined. Monthly data on transit ridership, gasoline...

Transportation Taxation Policies for Virginia
Improving the revenue base of the Virginia Division of Motor Vehicles by means of changes in the transportation tax system is explored. An econometric forecasting model was developed to...

Virginia Vehicle-Related Revenue Forecasts
An econometric model is developed to forecast the impacts of alternative future scenarios on the Virginia Division of Motor Vehicle revenue potentials. The model consists of 12 basic components,...

First Line of Atlanta's New Transit System Opens
With lessons learned from San Francisco and Washington, D.C., Atlanta hopes to avoid some of the problems encountered by those cities in building and operating its new transit system....

Top Highway Problems: Finance and Maintenance
The nation's highway departments say their number one problem is inadequate funds. Congress and the Federal Highway Administration are worried that, due to inadequate highway...

Alcohol Fuel Impacts Upon Energy Conservation and Air Quality

Conservative Approach to Energy Resources Development
The realization that the world's major energy resources are finite came to most of the American people only two years ago as a result of the Arab oil embargo, which caused...

Variable Fuel Tax Models
Four variable fuel tax models are investigated with respect to Alabama Highway Department operations. The Fixed Percentage Fuel Tax Model establishes the state gasoline tax as a constant...

Effect of Energy Shortage and Land Use on Auto Occupancy
This study attempts to investigate the characteristics of the automobile occupancy rates in the Milwaukee metropolitan area by analyzing data for a 4-yr period to determine the effects...

Energy-Intensive Analysis of Truck Transportation
The efficient use of gasoline and diesel fuels in transportation is a step in the direction of conservation of the nonrenewable resource. The energy-intensive analysis presented in this...

 

 

 

 

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