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The Natural Gas Fueled Engine

  • Gerard J. Born
  • Enoch J. Durbin


Currently Canada pays in excess of $7.5 million a day for oil imported from abroad. Use of an indigenous alternate fuel can reduce this national burden. An evaluation of the various options possible indicate that natural gases (NG) offer the most attractive alternative to imported oil as a vehicle fuel source.


Fuel Consumption Internal Combustion Engine Fuel Economy Flame Speed Specific Fuel Consumption 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1982

Authors and Affiliations

  • Gerard J. Born
    • 1
  • Enoch J. Durbin
    • 2
  1. 1.University of British ColumbiaCanada
  2. 2.Princeton UniversityUSA

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