Mobility Trends of 2017:

Observations From This Year's Auto Shows

Hybrid vehicle market continues to evolve and is expected to make gains.

Convenience Matters Podcast

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The Effect of Urban Development on Vehicle Travel and Fuel Demand
Aug 7, 2017

Bringing Ethanol and Electricity to Market
Jul 31, 2017

Fueling With Purpose
Jul 17, 2017

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Fuels Institute Research

2017 Case Competition: Introducing a New Transportation Energy System
Fuels Institute's 2017 Case Competition submissions of the winning team, two semi-finalists, and two honorable mentions.
Tomorrow's Vehicles
"Tomorrow's Vehicles" is a series of three reports forecasting the market shares of the vehicles expected to be sold and driven in the United States and Canada through the year 2025, the current target date of federal fuel efficiency standards.
Read executive summary here.
New Technology Adoption Curves - A Case Study on Delivering E25-Capable Vehicles to Market
The case study evaluates how many vehicles equipped to operate on E25 must be sold each year to achieve a 20% share of vehicles on the road by a certain moment in time. The case study serves as an example of what will be required to achieve significant market penetration for any new technology.
Urbanization - The Effect of Urban Development on U.S. Vehicle Travel And Fuel Demand
An evaluation of more than 100 years of urban development in the U.S. from the perspective of individual mobility.
Read executive summary here.
Retailing E85: An Analysis of Market Performance, July 2014-August 2015
Analysis of the E85 retail market over a 13-month period from 620 E85 retail locations.
Assessment of the U.S. Fuel Distribution Network
An overview of the U.S. liquid fuels distribution system, evaluating the operations of each component of the value chain and assessing the complexities associated with delivering fuel to consumers.