A Comparison of Zero-Emission Highway Trucking Technologies

by Hengbing Hao, Qian Wang, Lewis Fulton, Miguel Jaller and Andrew Burke

October 2018

Status Review of California’s Low Carbon Fuel Standard, 2011–2018 Q1September 2018 Issue

by Julie Witcover

September 2018

CCPM3 Workshop Report and Recommendations to the State of California

by Lew Fulton, Austin Brown and Rosa Dominguez-Faus

August 2018

Steering the Electric Vehicle Transition to Sustainability

By Tom Turrentine, Scott Hardman, and Dahlia Garas 

July 2018

Three Revolutions in Urban Passenger Travel

By Lewis M. Fulton and Junia Compostella
March 2018

The Prospects for Hydrogen in the Future Energy System

By Joan Ogden
March 2018

What Drives Your Drivers? An In-Depth Look At Lyft And Uber Drivers

By Aria Berliner and Gil Tal
February 2018

Biofuel Tracker: Capacity for Low Carbon Fuel Policies- Assessment through 2018

By Julie Witcover and Robert B Williams
January 2018


Supercapacitors in Micro- and Mild Hybrids with Lithium Titanate Oxide Batteries: Vehicle Simulations and Laboratory Tests

By Hengbing Zhao and Andrew Burke
December, 2015

Modelling and Analysis of Plug-in Series-Parallel Hybrid Medium-Duty Vehicles

By Hengbing Zhao and Andrew Burke
December, 2015

Evaluation of a PV Powered EV Charging Station and its Buffer Battery

By Hengbing Zhao and Andrew Burke
December, 2015

The effect of carsharing on vehicle holdings and travel behavior: A propensity score and causal mediation analysis of the San Francisco Bay Area

By Gouri Shankar Mishra, Regina R. Clewlow, Patricia L. Mokhtarian, Keith F. Widaman
November 14, 2015

A Global High Shift Cycling Scenario: The Potential for Dramatically Increasing Bicycle and E-bike Use in Cities Around the World, with Estimated Energy, CO2, and Cost Impacts

By Jacob Mason, Lew Fulton, and Zane McDonald
November 12, 2015

Generation Y: Lifestyles and Mobility Choices of Millennials in California, and the Motivations behind Them

By Aria Berliner, Giovanni Circella, Eric Gudz and Lewis Fulton
November, 2015

Lifestyles, Residential Location, Adoption of Emerging Technologies of Social Networks, Car Ownership and Mobility Choices of Millenials

By Giovanni Circella, Lewis Fulton, Aria Berliner, Farzad Alemi, Patricia L. Mokhtarian and Susan L. Handy
November, 2015


By Amy Myers Jaffe and Jareer Elass
Fall/Winter, 2015

The design and economics of low carbon fuel standards

By Gabriel E. Lade and C.-Y. Cynthia Lin Lawell
October 27, 2015

Testing substitution between private and public storage in the U.S. oil market: A study on the U.S. Strategic Petroleum Reserve

By Daniel Paul Scheitrum, Colin A. Carter and Amy Myers Jaffe
October 25, 2015

Three routes forward for biofuels: Incremental, leapfrog, and transitional

By Geoff M. Morrison, Julie Witcover, Nathan C. Parker, Lew Fulton
October 24, 2015

Science and the stock market: Investors’ recognition of unburnable carbon

By Paul A. Griffin, Amy Myers Jaffe, David H. Lont,, Rosa Dominguez-Faus
October 24, 2015

Regional Turmoil and Realignment: Middle East Conflicts and the New Geopolitics of Oil

By Amy Myers Jaffe and Jareer Elass
September 21, 2015

Comparison of low-carbon pathways for California

By Geoffrey M. Morrison, Sonia YehAnthony R. Eggert, Christopher Yang, James H. Nelson, Jeffery B. Greenblatt, Raphael Isaac, Mark Z. Jacobson, Josiah Johnston, Daniel M. Kammen, Ana Mileva, Jack Moore, David Roland-Holst, Max Wei, John P. Weyant, James H. Williams, Ray Williams, Christina B. Zapata
August, 2015

A review of learning rates for electricity supply technologies

By Edward S. Rubin, Inês M.L. Azevedo, Paulina Jaramillo, Sonia Yeh
July 15, 2015

The need for biofuels as part of a low carbon energy future

By Lewis M. Fulton, Lee R. Lynd, Alexander Körner, Nathanael Greene and Luke R. Tonachel
June 22, 2015

A network-based dispatch model for evaluating the spatial and temporal effects of plug-in electric vehicle charging on GHG emissions

By Julia Sohnen, Yueyue Fan, Joan Ogden, Christopher Yang
May 26, 2015

Status Review of California’s Low Carbon Fuel Standard

By Sonia Yeh, Julie Witcover and James Bushnell
April, 2015

Analytic Tool to Support the Implementation of Electric Vehicle Programs

By Andrew Burke, Gustavo O. Collantes, Marshall Miller, Hengbing Zhao
April, 2015

Applications of Supercapacitors in Electric and Hybrid Vehicles

By Andrew Burke and Hengbing Zhao
April, 2015

Do biofuel policies seek to cut emissions by cutting food?

By T. Searchinger, R. Edwards2, D. Mulligan, R. Heimlich and R. Plevin
March 27, 2015


By Rosa Dominguez-Faus
March 2, 2015

Past and Future Land Use Impacts of Canadian Oil Sands and Greenhouse Gas Emissions

By Sonia Yeh, Anqi Zhao, Sean D. Hogan, Adam R. Brandt, Jacob G. Englander, David W. Beilman andMichael Q. Wang
January, 2015

Large urban freight traffic generators: Opportunities for city logistics initiatives

By Miguel Jaller, Xiaokun (Cara) Wang

Achieving California’s Greenhouse Gas Goals: A Focus on Transportation

By Gustavo O. Collantes, Anthony R. Eggert, Rod Brown, Susan L. Handy, Jeff Kessler, Chuck Shulock, Julie Witcover and Sonia Yeh

Oil Sands Energy Intensity Assessment Using Facility-Level Data

By Jacob G. Englander, Adam R. Brandt, Amgad Elgowainy, Hao Cai, Jeongwoo Han, Sonia Yeh, and Michael Q. Wang

Carbon Accounting and Economic Model Uncertainty of Emissions from Biofuels-Induced Land Use Change

By Richard J. Plevin, Jayson Beckman, Alla A. Golub, Julie Witcover and Michael O’Hare

Modal Shift of Passenger Transport in a TIMES Model: Application to Ireland and California

By Hannah E. Daly, Kalai Ramea, Alessandro Chiodi, Sonia Yeh, Maurizio Gargiulo and Brian Ó Gallachóir


Making the Transition to Light-duty Electric-drive Vehicles in the U.S.: Costs in Perspective to 2035

By Joan Ogden, Lew Fulton, Dan Sperling
December 12, 2016

Detailed assessment of global transport-energy models’ structures and projections

By Sonia Yeh, Gouri Shankar Mishra, Lew Fulton, Page Kyle, David L. McCollum, Joshua Miller, Pierpaolo Cazzola, Jacob Teter
November 2, 2016

Energy Intensity and Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Tight Oil Production in the Bakken Formation

By Adam R. Brandt, Tim Yeskoo, Michael S. McNally, Kourosh Vafi, Sonia Yeh, Hao Cai and Michael Q. Wang
October 20 2016

Renewable Natural Gas as a Solution to Climate Goals: Response to California’s Low Carbon Fuel Standard

By Daniel Scheitrum
October 2016

North American natural gas and energy markets in transition: insights from global models

By Sonia Yeh, Yiyong Cai, Daniel Huppman, Paul Bernstein, Sugandha Tuladhar, Hillard G. Huntington
September 1, 2016

Energy Investing and Climate Change: Recommendations for the Next U.S. President

By Jagdeep Singh Bachher, Amy Myers Jaffe
September 2016

Tracking U.S. biofuel innovation through patents

By Jeff Kessler, Daniel Sperling
August 25 2016

Modeling of Greenhouse Gas Reductions Options and Policies for California to 2050: Analysis and Model Development Using the CA-TIMES Model

By Christopher Yang, Sonia Yeh, Kalai Ramea, Saleh Zakerinia, Alan Jenn, David S. Bunch
July, 2016

The Feasibility of Renewable Natural Gas as a Large-Scale, Low Carbon Substitute

By Amy Myers Jaffe, Rosa Dominguez-Faus, Nathan C. Parker, Daniel Scheitrum, Justin Wilcock, Marshall Miller
June, 2016

Recent Trends in Water Use and Production for California Oil Production

By Kate Tiedeman, Sonia Yeh, Bridget R. Scanlon, Jacob Teter, and Gouri Shankar Mishra
May 13, 2016

Status Review of California’s Low Carbon Fuel Standard, 2011–2015

By Sonia Yeh, Julie Witcover
May, 2016

Moving beyond alternative fuel hype to decarbonize transportation

By Noel Melton, Jonn Axsen & Daniel Sperling
Feb 22, 2016

Chapter 5 Update: Why History Won’t Repeat Itself for OPEC This Time Around

By Amy Myers Jaffe and Edward L. Morse
Feb 11, 2016

Forest Biomass, carbon neutrality and climate change mitigation

By Göran Berndes, Bob Abt, Antti Asikainen, Annette Cowie, Virginia Dale, Gustaf Egnell, Marcus Lindner, Luisa Marelli, David Paré, Kim Pingoud and Sonia Yeh


By Lew Fulton, Gil Tal and Tom Turrentine

Changing Oil Market Fundamentals and the Implications for OPEC Production Strategy

By Daniel Scheitrum, Amy Myers Jaffe and Lew Fulton

STEPS White Paper: Exploring the Role of Natural Gas in U.S. Trucking (Revised Version)

By Amy Myers Jaffe, Rosa Dominguez-Faus, Allen Lee, Kenneth Medlock, Nathan Parker, Daniel Scheitrum, Andrew Burke, Hengbing Zhao and Yueyue Fan


An Overview of Costs for Vehicle Components, Fuels, Greenhouse Gas Emissions and Total Cost of Ownership – Update 2017

By Michael Fries et al. 
December, 2017

Optimization of Hybrid Electric Drive System Components in Long-Haul Vehicles for Evaluation of Customer Requirements

By Michael Fries, S Wolff, L Horlbeck, M Kerler, M Lienkamp, A. Burke and L. Fulton
December, 2017

Natural Gas as a Bridge to Hydrogen Transportation Fuel, Insights From The Literature

By Joan Ogden, Amy Jaffe, Daniel Scheitrum, Zane McDonald,  and Marshall Miller
December 1, 2017

Estimating Criteria Pollutant Emissions Using the California 2  Regional Multisector Air Quality Emissions (CA-REMARQUE) 3  Model v1.0

By Christina B. Zapata , Chris Yang , Sonia Yeh , Joan Ogden , and Michael J. Kleeman
November, 2017

Low Carbon Energy Generates Public Health Savings in 2  California

By Christina B. Zapata , Chris Yang , Sonia Yeh, Joan Ogden , and Michael J. Kleeman
November, 2017

Truck Choice Modeling: Understanding California’s Transition to Zero-Emission Vehicle Trucks Taking into Account Truck Technologies, Costs, and Fleet Decision Behavior

By Lew Fulton, Marshall Miller, and Qian Wang
November, 2017

Geospatial, Temporal and Economic Analysis of Alternative Fuel Infrastructure: The Case of Freight and U.S. Natural Gas Markets

by Yueyue Fan, Allen Lee, Nathan Parker, Daniel Scheitrum, Amy Myers Jaffe, Rosa Dominguez-Faus, and Kenneth Medlock III

November, 2017

Disruptive Transportation: The Adoption, Utilization, and Impacts of Ride-Hailing in the United States

By Regina R. Clewlow and  Gouri Shankar Mishra
October 2017

Fuel Economy Analysis of Medium/Heavy-duty Trucks – 2015-2050

By Andrew Burke and Hengbing Zhao

October 9 – 11, 2017

Cycle Life of Lithium-ion Batteries in Combination with Supercapacitors: The effect of load-leveling (ARTICLE)

Cycle life testing of 18650 Li-ion cells with pulsed charge/discharge profiles (POSTER)

By Andy Burke and Jingyuan Zhao
October 9-11, 2017

Aspects of Thermal Management of Lithium Batteries in PHEVs Using Supercapacitors

By Andy Burke and Hengbing Zhao
October 9-11, 2017

Considerations in the use of supercapacitors in combination with batteries in vehicle applications (POSTER)

By Andy Burke and Hengbing Zhao
October 9-11, 2017

Renewable Natural Gas Provides Viable Commercial Pathway for Sustainable Freight (POLICY BRIEF)

By Amy Jaffe, Rosa Dominguez-Faus and Austin Brown
September 2017

California low carbon fuel policies and natural gas fueling infrastructure: Synergies and challenges to expanding the use of RNG in transportation. 

By Daniel ScheitrumAmy Myers Jaffe, Rosa Dominguez-Faus, and Nathan Parker

August, 2017

Propulsion Systems for 21st Century Rail

By Raphael Isaac and Lew Fulton
July, 2017

What Can Transport Deliver? Contrasting Scenario Pathways with New Technology Penetration

By Shigeki Kobayashi, Lewis Fulton, and Maria Figueroa.
June, 2017

Can We Reach 100 Million Electric Vehicles World Wide by 2030?

By Lew Fulton, Alan Jenn and Gil Tal 

May 17, 2017

Three Revolutions in Urban Transportation

By Lew Fulton – UC Davis, Jacob Mason – ITDP, Dominique Meroux – UC Davis
May 3, 2017

The Potential to Build Current Natural Gas Infrastructure to Accommodate the Future Conversion to Near-Zero Transportation Technology

By Amy Myers Jaffe, Rosa Dominguez-Faus, Joan Ogden, Nathan C. Parker, Daniel Scheitrum, Zane McDonald, Yueyue Fan, Tom Durbin, George Karavalakis, Justin Wilcock, Marshall Miller, Christopher Yang
March 2017

What Affects Millennials’ Mobility? PART II: The Impact of Residential Location, Individual Preferences and Lifestyles on Young Adults’ Travel Behavior in California

By Giovanni Circella, Farzad Alemi, Kate Tiedeman, Rosaria Berliner, Youngsung Lee, Lew Fulton, Patricia Mokhtarian and Susan Handy
March 2017