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

A podcast brought to you by NACS and the Fuels Institute.

Fuel Future is Not Rotten
May 1, 2017

Is Anyone Buying E85?
Apr 17, 2017

Gas Prices Affect Consumer Behavior
Apr 03, 2017

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Fuels Institute Research

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.
2016 Fuels Institute Case Competition - Future of Transportation
University case competition featuring the complete submissions by students from UC Berkeley, Duke, Morgan State, Clemson and University of Colorado at Boulder.
Shared Travel: Revolution or Evolution?
An In-Depth Fleet Analysis of Shared Urban Mobility.