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Article

Statistical Analysis of Fuel Consumption of Hybrid Electric Vehicles in Japan

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National Institute of Industrial Science and Technology, 16-1 Onogawa, Tsukuba, 305-8569, JAPAN
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National Institute for Environmental Studies, 16-2 Onogawa, Tsukuba, 305-8506, JAPAN
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Nippon Institute of Technology, 4-1 Gakuendai, Miyashiro-machi, Minamisaitama-gun, Saitama, 345-8501, JAPAN
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World Electr. Veh. J. 2007, 1(1), 142-147; https://doi.org/10.3390/wevj1010142
Published: 28 December 2007

Abstract

It is quite a well-known fact that there exists a gap between fuel consumption of vehicles measured by driving schedule test cycle and fuel consumption in actual use (actual fuel consumption). In order to investigate the actual fuel consumption statistically, we put focus upon the voluntary reported fuel consumption log data collected through an internet-connected mobile phone system from all over Japan and have been establishing an actual fuel consumption database. In this paper, actual fuel consumption of hybrid electric vehicles, together with those of internal combustion engine vehicles, in Japanese condition has been estimated.
Keywords: Energy Efficiency; Energy Consumption; Hybrid Electric Vehicle; Passenger Cars Energy Efficiency; Energy Consumption; Hybrid Electric Vehicle; Passenger Cars

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Kudoh, Y.; Matsuhashi, K.; Kondo, Y.; Kobayashi, S.; Moriguchi, Y.; Yagita, H. Statistical Analysis of Fuel Consumption of Hybrid Electric Vehicles in Japan. World Electr. Veh. J. 2007, 1, 142-147. https://doi.org/10.3390/wevj1010142

AMA Style

Kudoh Y, Matsuhashi K, Kondo Y, Kobayashi S, Moriguchi Y, Yagita H. Statistical Analysis of Fuel Consumption of Hybrid Electric Vehicles in Japan. World Electric Vehicle Journal. 2007; 1(1):142-147. https://doi.org/10.3390/wevj1010142

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Kudoh, Yuki, Keisuke Matsuhashi, Yoshinori Kondo, Shinji Kobayashi, Yuichi Moriguchi, and Hiroshi Yagita. 2007. "Statistical Analysis of Fuel Consumption of Hybrid Electric Vehicles in Japan" World Electric Vehicle Journal 1, no. 1: 142-147. https://doi.org/10.3390/wevj1010142

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