Artificial fuel

Related to Artificial fuel: Synthetic petrol
fuel consisting of small particles, as coal dust, sawdust, etc., consolidated into lumps or blocks.

See also: Fuel

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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It is also likely to put to end artificial fuel shortages caused by hoarding by suppliers in anticipation of better pricing.
Marafa further said if not averted, the strike may lead to artificial fuel scarcity, which may span through the election period.
It has been at the forefront of helping the nation deal with major crises including artificial fuel shortages by the private OMCs in the recent past, and supporting the countrymen of Pakistan by arranging necessary fuel required to generate electricity in the country after having requisite directions as well as assuring the continuity of the complete fuel supply chain in the country.
Liverpool chemist Andrew Kurtz lodged a patent to improve the manufacture of artificial fuel made from coal, coke and other materials.
Talking action in view of reports regarding artificial fuel shortage fuel shortage especially in southern Punjab, the spokesman said the authority chairman had constituted a high-level Monitoring and Enforcement Committee led by the authority's Vice-Chairman to ensure uninterrupted fuel supply, across the country.
According to the information obtained by Debkafile sources, the blast occurred inside the reactor building when preparations were under way for a test with artificial fuel and light water.
According to the partial information initially reaching our sources, it occurred inside the reactor building when preparations were underway for a test scheduled for this month with artificial fuel and light water.
PNN On Monday, 11th June, Israeli occupation forces opened Karam Abu Salim Crossing, south of Gaza Strip and allowed the admission of 240 trucks loaded with goods, aid and artificial fuel needed to operate the electricity station in Gaza.
Among other things, the Foresight guidelines propose that nanotech replicators "must not be capable of replication in a natural, uncontrolled environment." This could be accomplished, the guidelines suggest, by designing devices so that they have an "absolute dependence on a single artificial fuel source or artificial 'vitamins' that don't exist in any natural environment." So if some replicators should get away, they would simply run down when they ran out of fuel.
He stated that the planned strike action of the oil marketers, if not promptly checked, may result into artificial fuel scarcity that may span through the election period.
The commission said it has reason to believe the association is behind the ongoing strike by retailers and transporters that has created an artificial fuel shortage in various pump stations.
ISLAMABAD -- The Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (OGRA) has decided to act against petrol pumps' owners for creating an artificial fuel shortage after government's notification to cut prices of petroleum products.