Throughout the world, research and development in the field of vehicle transportation is increasingly focusing on engine and fuel combinations. The conventional and alternative fuels of the future are seen as fundamental to the development of a new generation of internal combustion engines that attain low well-to-wheel CO2 emissions along with near-zero pollutant emissions. These issues were debated during an international conference whose proceedings are presented in this book. This international conference attracted specialists in the field, including participants from universities, research centres and industry.Contents : Future of liquid fuels, Engine and fuel-related issues in HCCI a CAI combustion, Energy conversion in engines from natural gas, Use of hydrogen in IC engines, Which fuels for low CO2 engines?The gasoline base vehicle, chosen for conversion from gasoline to NG operation is the 110 kW version of the Audi A6 Variant with manual gear shift, for the European market, as presented in Fig. 2. Fig. 2 CNG Demonstrator A6 1 .8 1 Turboanbsp;...
|Title||:||Which Fuels for Low CO2 Engines?|
|Author||:||Pierre Duret, Xavier Montagne|
|Publisher||:||Editions TECHNIP - 2004|