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Methane pp 267-290 | Cite as

The Brazilian Experience

  • G. Pischinger
  • R. Siekmann

Abstract

Brazil has successfully introduced ethanol as an alternative to gasoline and the National Alcohol Program is one of the fundamentals in the energy policy of the Government. Already all the country’s vehicles are operating on an up to 20 percent ethanol-gasoline blend and no problems of any significance have been experienced.

Keywords

Compression Ratio Alcohol Production Road Load Research Octane Number Hydrate Ethanol 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1982

Authors and Affiliations

  • G. Pischinger
    • 1
  • R. Siekmann
    • 1
  1. 1.Volkswagen do BrasilSouth America

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