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Why is ethanol not cheaper than gasoline

Why is ethanol not cheaper than gasoline when it is so much cheaper to refine and ship compared to gasoline.


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5 years ago
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    Jason (eaglecreek) 5 years ago

    Ethanol is actually more powerful, its the equivalent of running 101 octane which gives lots more power. I think you mean it eats up your fuel mileage. If you get 30mpg on gas you will get about 25mpg on ethanol.

    From my research I can make ethanol