How many BTU are there per gallon of gasoline?

Answer Gasoline is actually a mix of different hydrocarbons; the actually energy yield can vary depending on the blend and on the season of the year. Engine operation is less efficient at colder temperatu... Read More »

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How much is a gallon of gasoline where you live?

I live in the Charlotte Metro Area in North Carolina.The cheapest I've seen gas where I live is $2.84 per gallon. Avergage price is $2.87-2.89 per gallon. The most expensive I've seen is $2.99 pe... Read More »

What percentage of a gallon of gasoline is due to the price of crude oil?

According to the Department of Energy, the average price of gasoline in 2008 was $3.25 per gallon and 69 percent of that price ($2.24) stemmed from the cost of crude oil. Federal and state taxes ac... Read More »

Gasoline Cars That Average 34 Miles Per Gallon?

While hybrid cars are the most fuel-efficient vehicles on the market, not everyone wants to purchase a hybrid and some may prefer a gasoline-powered car. Hybrid cars have two motors; one that is ga... Read More »

How many pounds of carbon dioxide does a gallon of gasoline produce?

A gallon of gasoline, which weighs 6.3 pounds, creates 20 pounds of carbon dioxide when burned. The added weight is because the bulk of CO2's mass comes from its oxygen molecules. When gasoline is ... Read More »