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alcohol fuel

[′al·kə‚hȯl ‚fyül]
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A motor fuel of gasoline blended with 5-25% of anhydrous ethyl alcohol; used particularly in Europe.
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PEOPLE living near Radford Common believe alcohol fuels a lot of the trouble they experience.
Drunk drivers kill passengers and pedestrians and alcohol fuels domestic violence and random attacks.
INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIA ON ALCOHOL FUELS (ISAF) XV: ALCOHOL FUELS' ROLE IN SUSTAINABLE TRANSPORTATION -- ALCOHOLS AND OTHER RENEWABLE FUTURE FUELS, September 26-28, 2005, Hyatt Regency Islandia Hotel and Marina, San Diego, CA
The University of California (UC), Riverside's Environmental Research Institute will host the 15th International Symposia on Alcohol Fuels (ISAF XV), the theme of which is "Alcohol Fuels' Role in Sustainable Transportation: Alcohols and Other Renewable Future Fuels," September 26 through 28 at the Hyatt Regency Islandia Hotel and Marina in San Diego, CA.
With them, Holtzapple says, bioreactors should be able to economically create solvents, high-grade alcohol fuels, and feedstocks for plastics.
While technical challenges remain for fuels blended with more than 10 percent ethanol, the Lumina VFVs have specially modified fuel systems to handle alcohol fuels.
Ethanol is an alcohol fuel produced from energy crops such as corn.
Clean-burning stoves and alcohol fuels can dramatically change these statistics and that is why we have Forum participants coming from around the world to learn more about these practical and affordable solutions.
Ahrens established and served as the first president of the California Alcohol Fuels Commission.
The nanocatalysts used in these devices facilitate the conversion of simple alcohol fuels such as methanol to electrical energy.
The paper will be presented at the International Symposium on Alcohol Fuels held in Phuket, Thailand November 12-15, 2002.
Moreover, the flexibility of Medis' technology allows it to use alcohol fuels that have a much lower freezing point than diluted methanol thus helping to overcome the problem of using diluted methanol in colder climates.