Tag: E0

Hi Octane Fans and Ethanol Haters

Hi Octane Fans and Ethanol Haters

May 4, 2017 |

Now it is springtime and the water is high on the Crooked River in north central Oregon, but you’ll find the anglers there all the same. If they are not casting today  on the most beautiful stretch of rainbow trout-heavy river in America, you can find them unlocking the secrets caches of the caddisfly, and […]

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E0 turning into a cult as drivers look for ethanol-free “pure gas”

E0 turning into a cult as drivers look for ethanol-free “pure gas”

April 27, 2017 |

In Washington, the Washington Times says E0, known as “pure gas” is gaining a cult-like following like buying local eggs or antibiotic-free meat and milk with consumers willing to drive well out of their way to buy gasoline without ethanol content. Websites like pure-gas.org and others track the more than 12,000 gas stations in the […]

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Calling Captain E0: Can renewable isobutanol beat out ethanol-free gasoline in the powerboat sector?

Calling Captain E0: Can renewable isobutanol beat out ethanol-free gasoline in the powerboat sector?

September 3, 2015 |

E-Zero – ethanol-free gas, has been popular with boaters, but here comes isobutanol, with Gevo leading the pack. Are the economics a slam-dunk? Here’s the hard data. One of the more interesting trends in recent years has been the rise of ethanol-free gasoline. Overall, Pure-gas.com reports 9915 stations offering ethanol-free gas in the US and Canada — […]

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That Sleeper Low-Carbon Fuel Market: The Digest’s 2015 8-Slide Guide to renewable marine fuels

That Sleeper Low-Carbon Fuel Market: The Digest’s 2015 8-Slide Guide to renewable marine fuels

September 3, 2015 |

In many cases, customers are looking for ethanol free gasoline for a “boat, truck, RV, plane, farm equipment, snowblower, hotrod or motorcycle”, based on concerns over corrosion, engine wear, and performance of E10 in boat engines and outdoor power equipment. Gevo’s jumped recently into that gap. The move by Gevo into boating fuels follows a decision […]

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How do I save $$ and save on CO2? Looking at the hard data on biofuels, hybrids, all-electric, and gasoline

How do I save $$ and save on CO2? Looking at the hard data on biofuels, hybrids, all-electric, and gasoline

May 21, 2015 |

What’s the best way to maximize the value for your transportation dollar — cost per mile, and in delivering CO2 emission reductions? If you guessed “all electric”, dial again. But if you opted for the little-understood world of “E85”, you’re in for a treat. Good value, isn’t that important to you? Many readers tell us […]

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Biofuels vs Hybrids vs Plug-ins vs Gasoline: who’s the cost winner?

Biofuels vs Hybrids vs Plug-ins vs Gasoline: who’s the cost winner?

February 9, 2015 |

Have low gas prices changed the equation for drivers looking to reduce pain at the pump? Who’s the best on cost? And, is there surprising news on emissions? We wrote in November 2013 that “times are hard and nobody ought to be spending any dollars at the pump that can be saved by buying smart,” and at […]

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