Cover Image

Not for Sale



View/Hide Left Panel
Click for next page ( 57


The National Academies | 500 Fifth St. N.W. | Washington, D.C. 20001
Copyright © National Academy of Sciences. All rights reserved.
Terms of Use and Privacy Statement



Below are the first 10 and last 10 pages of uncorrected machine-read text (when available) of this chapter, followed by the top 30 algorithmically extracted key phrases from the chapter as a whole.
Intended to provide our own search engines and external engines with highly rich, chapter-representative searchable text on the opening pages of each chapter. Because it is UNCORRECTED material, please consider the following text as a useful but insufficient proxy for the authoritative book pages.

Do not use for reproduction, copying, pasting, or reading; exclusively for search engines.

OCR for page 56
56 ABBREVIATIONS AB Assembly Bill LEED Leadership in Environmental Design APC automatic passenger counting (system) LNG liquefied natural gas AVLCautomatic vehicle location and control LPG liquefied petroleum gas (system) LRT light rail transit BARTSan Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit District LYNXCentral Florida Regional Transportation Authority (Orlando, Florida) BRT bus rapid transit MPO metropolitan planning organization CALPIRG California's Public Interest Research Group MSIP Metro Sustainability Implementation Plan CARB California Air Resources Board MTA Metropolitan Transportation Authority CARTAChattanooga Area Regional Transportation Authority MMtCO2 million metric tons of carbon dioxide CBA cost-benefit analysis MMtCO2emillion metric tons of carbon dioxide equivalent CEC California Energy Commission N2O nitrous oxide CH4 methane NTD National Transit Database CMAQ Congestion Mitigation Air Quality NYMTANew York Metropolitan Transportation CNG compressed natural gas Authority CO2 carbon dioxide PFC perfluorocarbon CO2e carbon dioxide equivalents PMT passenger miles traveled DOT Department of Transportation RIP Research in Progress EPA Environmental Protection Agency RTD Denver Regional Transportation District GHG greenhouse gas SB Senate Bill GPS global positioning system SAIC Science Applications International Corporation GWP global warming potential SEM structural equations modeling HB House Bill SF6 sulfur hexafluoride HFC hydrofluorocarbon SFMTASan Francisco Municipal Transportation IPCCIntergovernmental Panel on Climate Agency Change SOV single-occupancy vehicle LACMTALos Angeles County Metropolitan Trans- portation Authority SUV sport utility vehicle

OCR for page 56
57 TOD transit-oriented development VTA Valley Transportation Authority TTI Texas Transportation Institute WMATAWashington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority ULSD ultra-low-sulfur diesel WSDOTWashington State Department of VMT vehicle-miles traveled Transportation