Publications: Passenger Vehicles

2019.03.20

Builds on a series of GFEI working papers investigating the fuel economy of newly registered light-duty vehicles across the world from 2005 to 20173.

2019.03.08

Examines the GHG benefits and costs of R134a and the three leading MAC alternatives—R744 (CO2) and R1234yf, both with GWP of 1, and R152a, with a GWP of 138—employing improved efficiency and low-leak systems, load reduction and powertrain optimization strategies.

2019.02.26

Fact sheet regarding the health impacts of emissions from the transportation sector in Germany

2019.02.26

Fact sheet regarding the health impacts of emissions from the transportation sector in London

2019.02.26

Fact sheet regarding the health impacts of emissions from the transportation sector in Paris

2019.02.26

Estimates the impacts of transportation sector emissions on ambient PM2.5 and provides a detailed picture of the global, regional, and local health effects

2019.01.23

This paper quantifies the gap in charging infrastructure to power more than 3 million expected electric vehicles in the U.S. by 2025.

2019.01.10

This update, based on a statistical analysis of data for more than 1.3 million vehicles from eight European countries, shows the average gap between official fuel consumption figures and actual fuel use for new cars in the EU stabilized at 39 percent.

2019.01.08

Identifies adoption barriers and summarizes policy approaches for states, cities, and utilities to accelerate the deployment of electric vehicles in ride-hailing fleets.

2019.01.08

Assesses the timing of cost-effectively electrifying shared mobility fleets in U.S. cities, with a focus on ride-hailing fleets based on total cost of operation for conventional, hybrid, and electric vehicles in the U.S.

2019.01.03

Surveys the policy background, summarizes the key elements of the regulation and the expected effects, and puts the new rule in international context.

2018.12.16

Overview of vehicle taxation policy across Europe and how governments might induce consumers to opt for low-emission vehicles

2018.12.05

Statistical portrait of passenger car, light-commercial, and heavy-duty vehicle fleets in the European Union from 2001 to 2017

2018.10.18

Analysis of subnational level policy actions promoting electric vehicle sales in 30 Chinese cities.

2018.09.25

Evaluation of the compliance of manufacturer groups in India with fiscal year 2017–2018 fuel consumption standards and their readiness to meet more stringent requirements

2018.09.17

Summary of series on the overall status of technology adoption in China and evaluation of the potential for reducing fuel consumption under different development scenarios.

2018.09.17

Analysis of the technology progress and new developments in hybrid and electric vehicles in China.

2018.09.17

Assessment of the progress and new developments in thermal management technologies in China.

2018.09.17

Assessment of technology progress and new developments in vehicle technologies, including lightweighting, active aerodynamics, and low rolling resistance tires in China.

2018.09.17

Assessment of technology progress and new developments in transmissions in China.

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