Intermediate-Level Blends of Ethanol in Gasoline, and the Ethanol "Blend Wall"

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This report discusses the growing interest in the potential for ethanol to displace petroleum as a transportation fuel, as well as related issues, including current Clean Air Act (CAA) limitation on ethanol content in gasoline; the requests of ethanol producers for an increase of this limitation; and the effects the limitation has upon vehicle and engine warranties and the infrastructures of the automobile and fuel industries.

Creator(s): Yacobucci, Brent D.
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: October 18, 2010
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Yacobucci, Brent D.

Specialist in Energy and Environmental Policy

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Place of Publication: Washington, D.C.
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  • Creation: October 18, 2010
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This report discusses the growing interest in the potential for ethanol to displace petroleum as a transportation fuel, as well as related issues, including current Clean Air Act (CAA) limitation on ethanol content in gasoline; the requests of ethanol producers for an increase of this limitation; and the effects the limitation has upon vehicle and engine warranties and the infrastructures of the automobile and fuel industries.

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12 pages.

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