Alternative Fuels Guidebook - Properties, Storage, by Richard L. Bechtold

By Richard L. Bechtold

The time period "alternative gasoline" has been used to explain any gasoline instructed to be used in transportation automobiles except fuel or diesel gasoline. This ebook covers quite a lot of fuels, together with alcohols, gases, and vegetable oils. The publication provides the basics had to comprehend the actual and chemical homes of other fuels, and the way they influence refueling method layout and amendment of present garages for protection. As such, it's a blend of reference and normal advisor for engineers and fleet managers whose task is to enforce replacement gas cars.
• entrance topic
• Preface
• desk of Contents
• advent
1. replacement Fuels and Their Origins
2. homes and standards
three. fabrics Compatibility
four. garage and dishing out
five. Refueling Facility install and storage Facility changes
• 6. word list of phrases
• in regards to the writer

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1]. 3]. 5]. The term "true vapor pressure" is often used to distinguish between vapor pressure and Reid vapor pressure. The Reid vapor pressure test involves saturating the fuel with water before testing and cannot be used for gasoline-alcohol blends or neat alcohol fuels; a new procedure has been developed which does not use water and is called Dry Vapor Pressure Equivalent, or DVPE (see ASTM D 4814-95c under Additional Information section). 3]. Water Solubility-Maximum concentration of a substance that will dissolve in water.

Methanol Compared to Gasoline and Diesel Fuel Fuel Property Formula Molecular Weight Composition, Weight % Carbon Hydrogen Oxygen (for gasolines, oxygenated No. 8) (109-119) 464 257 316 (OF) Flammability Limits, Vol % Lower Higher Stoichiometric Air-Fuel Ratio, Weight (867) (495) (600). 7 48 11 -43 74 (52) (-45) (165) Properties and Specifications Table 2-1. ) No. 6 88-100 80-90 - - 40-55 All properties are for conventional, non-oxygenated gasoline and diesel fuel from Ref. 17], except where noted.

8. S. S. Transportation Sector, Technical Report Three: Methanol Production and Transportation Costs," November 1989. 9. "Growth of Top 50 Chemicals Slowed in 1995 from Very High 1994 Rate," Chemical and Engineering News, Vol. 74, No. 15, April 8, 1996. 10. Health Effects Institute, "HEI Strategic Plan for Vehicle Emissions and Fuels, 1994-1998," August 1994. 11. S. Environmental Protection Agency, "Mobil Source-Related Air Topics Study," as reported in The Clean Fuels Report, September 1993, pp.

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