Project BEST - Bioethanol for Sustainable Transport - and the Public Policies of Encouragement to Ethanol Usage

S. Velazquez, J.R. Moreira, S. Santos, S. Coelho, R. Janssen & D. Rutz
The ethanol usage in buses is a reality in Stockholm, where the technology is used since 1985 with success from the environmental point of view. In order to encourage the use of ethanol in public urban transportation, aiming to reduce atmospheric pollution in the large urban centers and the mitigation of global warming, Project BEST – BioEthanol for Sustainable Transport – was conceived. It was carried out in nine locations around the world and, in...