Vehicle Emissions Results-CleanFleet Alternative Fuels Project

Paper #:
  • 950394

Published:
  • 1995-02-01
Citation:
Sverdrup, G., Kinateder, J., Holdren, M., Niemuth, N. et al., "Vehicle Emissions Results-CleanFleet Alternative Fuels Project," SAE Technical Paper 950394, 1995, https://doi.org/10.4271/950394.
Pages:
33
Abstract:
Vehicle exhaust emissions measurements are reported for full-size panel vans operating on four alternative motor fuels and control gasoline. The emissions tests produced data on in-use vans. The vans were taken directly from commercial delivery service for testing as they accumulated mileage over a 24-month period. The alternative fuels tested were compressed natural gas, propane gas, California Phase 2 reformulated gasoline (RFG), and methanol (M-85 with 15 percent RFG). The control gasoline for the emissions tests was an industry average unleaded blend (RF-A). The vehicle technologies tested represent those options available in 1992 that were commercially available from Ford, Chrysler, and Chevrolet or which these manufacturers agreed to provide as test vans for daily use in commercial service by FedEx. Emissions from alternative fuel vans are presented along with emissions from RF-A fueled vans as a function of mileage for regulated compounds, ozone precursors, air toxics, and greenhouse gases.
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