South Coast Air Quality Management District

Developing Markets for Zero-Emission Vehicles (ZEVs) in Goods Movement

  • Principal Investigator Genevieve Giuliano, Ph.D.
  • University of Southern California
This project examines the potential for zero-emission and near-zero emission truck technologies from both economic and environmental perspectives, focusing on their use in short-haul drayage service.
Project Status
Complete

Eco-Friendly Intelligent Transportation System Freight Strategies

  • Principal Investigator Matthew Barth, Ph.D.
  • University of California, Riverside
The researchers use Eco-Friendly Intelligent Transportation Systems (ECO-ITS) to log real-time vehicle and engine/after treatment data to accurately establish truck baseline fuel consumption and emissions and quantify fuel and emission savings.
Project Status
In Progress

Renewable Natural Gas (RNG) Potential Evaluation

  • Principal Investigator Arun Raju, Ph.D.
  • University of California, Riverside
This project discusses UC Riverside's new Center for Renewable Natural Gas. It also covers the potential, production, and use of renewable natural gas as a vehicle fuel.
Project Status
Complete