Group presentation PPT

Group presentation PPT - METHANE GAS TECHNOLOGY METHANE...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–16. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Clean Energy Innovation in Clean Energy Innovation in Motor Transportation Motor Transportation Joshua Hu Joshua Hu Xiao Lin Xiao Lin Yifan Shi Yifan Shi Davis Zhou Davis Zhou
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Background image of page 2
Background image of page 3

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Background image of page 4
Background image of page 5

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Background image of page 6
Background image of page 7

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Why Switch to Natural Gas Fuel for  Trucks?      -It’s cheaper.   -It’s cleaner.   -It’s domestic.   -And it reduces greenhouse gases.
Background image of page 8
Good for $$$ Good for $$$         50 cents to $1  LESS  per gallon than diesel   Good for the Environment Good for the Environment         23%  LESS  greenhouse gas emissions than diesel   Good for Truck Drivers Good for Truck Drivers            NO  unhealthy diesel fumes to breathe, quiet running   Good for Community Health Good for Community Health           Significantly   LESS   asthma and cancer-causing  emissions   Good for America Good for America           Support energy  INDEPEDENCE    
Background image of page 9

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
UP TO 80% LOWER CO2 EMISSIONS WITH
Background image of page 10
Background image of page 11

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Background image of page 12
Background image of page 13

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Background image of page 14
Background image of page 15

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Background image of page 16
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Unformatted text preview: METHANE GAS TECHNOLOGY METHANE METHANE GAS GAS TRUCK TRUCK Volvo Volvo-The pioneer of methane diesel technology One of the most accessible fuels as an alternative to diesel Renewable fuels and energy efficiency Combine the advantages of gas engine with the diesel engine A realistic alternative-high compatibility Truck Modifications Truck Modifications Gap Enclosure: reduces drag in the gap between the tractor and trailer. Side Skirts: improves aerodynamics and reduces airflow under the trailer . Truck Modifications Boat Tails: tapers back of trailer to minimize wake airflow . Driver Driver Recommendations Recommendations Keep a maximum speed of 65 mph Turn off idling trucks Cruise Control Q Q U U E E S S T T I I O O N N S S...
View Full Document

This note was uploaded on 02/01/2012 for the course BMGT 350 taught by Professor Boyd during the Fall '08 term at Maryland.

Page1 / 16

Group presentation PPT - METHANE GAS TECHNOLOGY METHANE...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 16. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online