bioethanol

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bi·o·eth·a·nol

 (bī′ō-ĕth′ə-nôl′, -nōl′, -nŏl′)
n.
Ethanol produced by fermenting the sugars in biomass materials such as corn, sugar beets, switchgrass, or agricultural residues, used as a fuel in internal-combustion engines either in pure form or more often as a gasoline additive.

bioethanol

(ˌbaɪəʊˈɛθənɒl)
n
(Chemistry) a biofuel based on alcohol which may be combined with petrol for use in vehicles
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In Brazil, flex fuel vehicles run on gasoline (which contains up to 25 percent ethanol) or 100 percent ethanol fuel.
The Supreme Court of the United States has announced that it will not reverse the Environmental Protection Agency's plan to approve higher ethanol fuel for newer vehicles.
Environmental Protection Agency approved rules allowing retailers to sell the 15-percent ethanol fuel blend for 2001 and later vehicles.
Sebastian Pacey, are confident that if the price of basic energies stays above the $45, the productivity of biodiesel and ethanol fuel will continue to promote the making of more power plants to be constructed.
Zhao Youshan, director of the Commercial Petroleum Flow Committee under the China General Chamber of Commerce, said livestock breeders in China are facing feed shortages as ethanol fuel makers--prompted by government subsidies--have rushed to buy corn.
During the meeting, Gadella referred to his country's capabilities in producing ethanol fuel from cane, and said Brazil is ready to cooperate with Iran in this and other fields of technology, including oil, gas, nanotechnology, microelectronics, information technology and biotechnology.
Government has announced to sell out ethanol fuel at cheaper rate by Rs 2.
The city will then purchase the wood-based ethanol fuel for its fleet of 183 cars currently operating on corn-based ethanol and 160 on bio-diesel, as well as lawn mowers and heavy equipment.
Rawls conceded that ethanol fuel does not get quite as many miles per gallon.
Ethanol is not an alternative to petroleum-based fuel to reduce air pollution ("Not-So-Clear Alternative: In its air-quality effects, ethanol fuel is similar to gasoline," SN: 5/5/07, p.
A new tax incentive sees a 2% discount on employees' taxable car benefits where the car is capable of running on E85 fuel, an ethanol fuel based on a mix of at least 85% ethanol with conventional petrol.