LETTER TO CLERK TO JOINT COMMITTEE FROM GENERAL MANAGER OF CIE CONCERNING A COMPARISON OF ENERGY USED AS BETWEEN VARIOUS MODES OF TRANSPORT
As promised I am giving you below the figures showing a comparison of energy used as between the various modes of transport.
Passenger Miles per gallon of fuel.
Road—ranging from 60 to 160 ton miles per gallon.
Rail—ranging from 190 to 375 ton miles per gallon.