Bioethanol as Sustainable Bus Transport Fuel in Brazil and Europe

R. Janssen, D. Rutz, A. Hofer, J. Moreira, S. Santos, S.T. Coelho, S. Velazquez, S. Capaccioli, G. Landahl & J. Ericson
São Paulo is the first city in South America demonstrating the economical and technical viability of public buses fuelled with ethanol in order to investigate opportunities for a reduction of the pollutant emission in urban transport. These demonstration activities are supported by the European Commission in the framework of the project BEST (Bioethanol for Sustainable Transport). In order to provide the ground for a future large­scale implementation of ethanol buses in Brazil, a cooperation agreement...