Accession Number:

ADA609964

Title:

Abundance and Utility: For Military Operations, Liquid Fuels Remain a Solid Choice over Natural Gas

Descriptive Note:

Journal article

Corporate Author:

OFFICE OF THE ASSISTANT SECRETARY OF DEFENSE WASHINGTON DC (OPERATIONAL ENERGY PLANS AND PROGRAMS)

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2014-08-01

Pagination or Media Count:

3.0

Abstract:

Challenges to the adoption of natural gas as a tactical fuel Lack of global distribution infrastructure Greater logistics requirements Incompatibility with existing engines Compromised performance Safety concerns Globally disparate prices.

Subject Categories:

  • Fuels

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE