Field Test of Biodiesel

This project will evaluate engine durability of locomotives using biodiesel fuels.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Program information: Railroad Systems Issues, Alternative Fuels - Biodiesel. Contract to a Performing Organization has not yet been awarded. Links to project: http://ntl.bts.gov/lib/54000/54200/54258/Locomotive_Biofuel_Study_20140527_FINAL_1_.pdf and http://ntl.bts.gov/lib/50000/50600/50689/Biodiesel_Intercity_Passenger_Rail_FINAL_1_.pdf and http://ntl.bts.gov/lib/50000/50600/50689/Appendix_A_-_Fuel_Summary_1_.pdf

Language

  • English

Project

  • Status: Active
  • Funding: $1279000
  • Contract Numbers:

    Grant ID 76

  • Sponsor Organizations:

    Federal Railroad Administration

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  United States  20590
  • Project Managers:

    Shurland, Melissa

  • Start Date: 20091001
  • Expected Completion Date: 20150901
  • Actual Completion Date: 0

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01575183
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: Department of Transportation
  • Contract Numbers: Grant ID 76
  • Files: RiP
  • Created Date: Aug 31 2015 12:03PM