A - Alternative fuels

05 June 2006
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Alternative fuels - Broadly speaking, anything that powers a car that is not petrol or diesel. The most freely available are CNG and LPG (see separate entries).

Often a car's engine runs on either of these, as well as petrol. (See also Fuel cell and Hydrogen.)


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