Subject: What is the fuel value (kJ/g) of ethanol (ethyl alcohol)?
Date: Wed Sep 27 02:38:59 2000
Posted by Andy Thompson
Grade level: grad (non-science)
School: Iowa State University
City: Ames State/Province: IA
Area of science: Chemistry
Regular unleaded fuel has a fuel value of about 48 kJ/g, with 85% C and 15%
H elemental composition. Is there a way to find out the fuel value by
simply looking at the percent composition alone?
Re: What is the fuel value (kJ/g) of ethanol (ethyl alcohol)?
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