Greenhouse gases, Regulated Emissions, and Energy use in Transportation (GREET)


Name of source Greet 1.8D.1 (fuel cycle) and Greet 2.7 (vehicle cycle)
Provider U.S. Department of Energy, Argonne National Laboratory
Summary text Energy and emission impacts of advanced vehicle technologies and new transportation fuels, the fuel cycle from wells to wheels and the vehicle cycle through material recovery and vehicle disposal
Licensing Free, with registration
Language(s) English

Access – data formats and accessibility

File type Unknown
Software needs Unknown

Contents – breadth and depth of datasets

Age 1996-2010
Geography USA
Original Data Source(s) Unknown
Other Databases Included Unknown
Life cycle stages Cradle-to-Grave
Modeling approach
Emissions results CO2e and separate GHG
Number of datasets 80
Main topics Vehicles; Energy carriers and technologies
Other topics

Data transparency – what metadata is provided for each dataset?

System boundaries Yes
Data Types Process
Allocation Methods Yes
Technology Yes
Data year Yes
Original source Yes
Uncertainty No

Quality – is information provided on data quality?

Data quality score No
Quality assurance No
Standards compliant No