This course teaches the following specific knowledge and skills:
- The student will learn about the use of biodiesel as a vehicle fuel.
- The student will become familiar with the characteristics of hybrid and plug-in electric vehicles.
- The student will learn about the performance advantages and disadvantages of flexible fuel vehicles (ethanol and gasoline) and of hydrogen fuel cells used to power a vehicle.
- The student will become familiar with the use of natural gas and propane as a vehicle fuel.