Hybrid Vehicle

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hybrid vehicle
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The topic of this research paper is the impact of hybrid electric vehicles (HEVs) on the environment and society. The methodologies used to carry out research on this topic include collecting information on HEVs, their components, pollution caused by the manufacturing of their batteries, their economics, and their safety. The conclusions of the report are that HEVs adversely impact the environment and society. iii
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Abstract ......................................................................................................................................... ii
Table of Contents ........................................................................................................................... iii
Table of Figures ............................................................................................................................. vi
Introduction ................................................................................................................................... 1
1. Definition of the Problem ........................................................................................................... 6
1.1 Fossil Fuels ............................................................................................................................ 6
1.2 Air Pollution .......................................................................................................................... 7
1.2.1 Particulate Matter ........................................................................................................... 8
1.2.2 Carbon Monoxide ........................................................................................................... 9
1.2.3 Unburned HC‘s ...............................................................................................................…...

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