PHEV## plug-in hybrid electric vehicle with an all-electric range of ## miles
PL public law
PM permanent magnet
PMC polymer-matrix composite
PNGV Partnership for a New Generation of Vehicles
psi pounds per square inch
PTC positive temperature coefficient
PZEV partial zero emission vehicle
quad quadrillion British thermal units (of energy)
R&D research and development
RD3 research, development, demonstration, and deployment
RFS Renewable Fuel Standard
RFS2 Renewable Fuel Standard, as amended by EISA
RIA regulatory impact analysis
RIN Renewable Identification Number
RNA ribonucleic acid
RNG renewable natural gas
RPE retail price equivalent
RSB Roundtable on Sustainable Biofuels
RSO rapeseed oil
SBO soybean oil
SCE Southern California Edison
scf standard cubic feet
SE Southeast
SOC state of charge
SPM surface-mounted permanent magnet
SR switched reluctance
SUV sport utility vehicle
SVR surface-to-volume ratio
SW Southwest
TAGs triacylglycerol
TAR technical assessment report
TCC thermochemical conversion
tcf trillion(s) of standard cubic feet


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