Federal agencies" use of gasohol
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Federal agencies" use of gasohol hearing before the Investigations Subcommittee of the Committee on Armed Services, House of Representatives, One Hundred Second Congress, second session, hearing held June 24, 1992. by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Armed Services. Subcommittee on Investigations.

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  • Gasohol -- Government policy -- United States.,
  • Government purchasing -- United States.,
  • Government vehicles -- United States -- Fuel systems.

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LC ClassificationsKF27 .A753 1992q
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 78 p. ;
Number of Pages78
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1035962M
ISBN 100160402743
LC Control Number93231139

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Get this from a library! Federal agencies' use of gasohol: hearing before the Investigations Subcommittee of the Committee on Armed Services, House of Representatives, One Hundred Second Congress, second session, hearing held J [United States. Congress. House. Committee on Armed Services. Subcommittee on Investigations.]. gasohol for use by federal agencies have been relatively limited. Contract award data furnished by DFSC show that for the past 4 fiscal years ~() gasoline purchases have averaged approximately million gallons per year. During the same period, purchases of gasohol averaged only about million. (iii) Use of Form or letter of registration as a gasohol blender's certificate prohibited. A copy of the certificate of registry (Form ) or letter of registration issued to a gasohol blender by the Internal Revenue Service is not a gasohol blender's certificate described in paragraph (c)(2)(ii) of this section. (d) Rate of tax on gasohol removed or entered. Rising energy prices and Federal and State programs have stimulated the development and use of gasohol—a blend of 90 percent of unleaded gasoline and 10 percent anhydrous alcohol (ethanol). Federal subsidies (4 cents a gallon) alone are sufficient now to make gasohol commercially viable. Ethanol costs $1,26 a gallon to produce, based on.

E10 or less. E10, a fuel mixture of 10% anhydrous ethanol and 90% gasoline sometimes called gasohol, can be used in the internal combustion engines of most modern automobiles and light-duty vehicles without need for any modification on the engine or fuel system. E10 blends are typically rated as being 2 to 3 octane numbers higher than regular gasoline and are approved for use in all new U.S. President Carter, a strong advocate of the development of alcohol fuels, will order federal agencies to switch to gasohol whenever economically possible, the Chicago Sun-Times reports.   Browse Federal Register documents tagged by agencies with the topic 'Gasohol'. Use this topic to learn more about your areas of interest and the regulations that affect the topic 'Gasohol'. @article{osti_, title = {Gasohol handbook}, author = {Hunt, V.D.}, abstractNote = {This handbook provides the first contemporary, comprehensive collection and synthesis of gasohol information. In a thorough, conservative manner, the book explores the potential of this remarkable, renewable energy resource. Thirteen chapters provide authoritative information on all aspects of gasohol.

gasohol A mixture of petrol (gasoline) and alcohol (i.e. typically ethanol at 10%, or methanol at 3%), used as an alternative fuel for cars and other vehicles in many countries. The ethanol is obtained as a biofuel by fermentation of agricultural crops or crop residues, for example sugar cane waste. Many cars can also use a mixture of 85% ethanol and 15% petrol, called E Federal agencies do not uniformly use iEdison for invention reporting, 7 and those that use the system _____ 4 National Optimizing the Nation's Investment in Academic Research: A New Regulatory Framework for the 21st Century. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: / Optimizing the Nation's Investment in.   1 - In procurement actions for unleaded gasoline motor fuel, Federal agencies shall, whenever feasible, specify that gasohol is an acceptable substitute motor fuel. In such procurements there shall be a preference for the purchase of gasohol. 1 - Agencies may procure the components of gasohol and do their own blending. 1 - Summary. Since , the excise tax for 10% gasohol fuels has included a partial exemption from the federal excise tax rate for gasoline. Extended and revised over the years, the current federal excise tax rate for 10% gasohol is cents per ive Type: Corporate Exemption.