Why You Should Love Trains

  • Alice J. FriedemannEmail author
Part of the SpringerBriefs in Energy book series (BRIEFSENERGY)


Trains rock and roll around three or more times as fuel efficiently as trucks. Trains use just one gallon to move a ton 476 miles, using just 2 % of U.S. transportation fuel (USDOT 2012).


Capital Expenditure Transportation Fuel Freight Transport Curve Track Unit Train 
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  1. 1.OaklandUSA

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