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Billions of gallons of fuel are wasted each year and that number increases commensurately as amount of time automobiles sit still idling in traffic as the rate of traffic congestion continues to grow at an alarming rate. According to the Urban Mobility Report, $69.5 billion dollars was wasted by motor vehicles idling while being caught in traffic jams.

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Description Billions of gallons of fuel are wasted each year and that number increases commensurately as amount of time automobiles sit still idling in traffic as the rate of traffic congestion continues to grow at an alarming rate. According to the Urban Mobility Report, $69.5 billion dollars was wasted by motor vehicles idling while being caught in traffic jams.

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Source Texas Transportation Institute, Texas A&M University System
Keyword Cars; City commute
Selector Jund
Date Of Record Creation 2004-09-21 10:46:09
Date Last Modified 2004-09-21 10:48:16
Language EN
Date Record Checked: 2004-09-21 00:00:00 (W3C-DTF)

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