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Economics of Idling Reduction Options for Long-Haul Trucks

Many long-haul trucks still idle their engines overnight to provide “hotel load”—heating, cooling, and electricity for appliances—for drivers taking required rest periods in their sleeper cabs.

August 16, 2017
Idling Reduction for Works Trucks

To eliminate unnecessary idling, work trucks use auxiliary power sources to run on‑board equipment.

July 28, 2017
Idling Reduction for Emergency Vehicles: A Case Study

Emergency-response agencies and departments across the United States recognize that reducing vehicle idling can reduce fuel costs, emissions and noise while improving maintenance intervals and exte

July 28, 2017
The Advanced Powertrain Research Facility

Argonne’s Advanced Powertrain Research Facility offers experts in automotive testing standards and advanced instrumentation to test vehicles comprehensively via a thermal chamber and four-wheel dri

April 3, 2017
The Downloadable Dynamometer Database

The Downloadable Dynamometer database (D3) is a public repository of independent vehicle test data that provides the high level of detail useful in the research community.

April 3, 2017
Argonne Supports Codes and Standards

Argonne development of testing procedures for hybrid-electric vehicles (HEVs) dates back to 1994.

April 3, 2017
VERIFI Optimizes Combustion

Argonne’s Virtual Engine Research Institute and Fuels Initiative (VERIFI) has the expertise and resources to deliver the results you need – including a multidisciplinary team of experts in high-per

April 3, 2017
Energy Systems Organization Charts

Charts showing the organizational structure of the Energy Systems Division and the Center for Transportation Research at Argonne.

April 3, 2017
Smooth Moves: article reprint from TransForum transportation newsmagazine

Argonne's Surfaces and Lubrication Interaction Discovery and Engineering (SLIDE) program seeks to reduce friction and increase efficiency through testing, characterization and technology developmen

January 26, 2017
Advanced Battery Materials Synthesis and Manufacturing R&D Program

Argonne’s Materials Engineering Research Facility (MERF) supports the laboratory’s Advanced Battery Materials Synthesis and Manufacturing R&D program by enabling the development of manufacturin

January 18, 2017