137 articles on "fuel"

Driving To Savings: Car Tips To Save You Money

Driving To Savings: Car Tips To Save You Money by: Jeffrey Strain Although the most interesting method to save on car operating costs came from my chemistry teacher in high school (Buy your gasoline in the early morning or at night when it is co...

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Mazda Launches First Hydrogen Filling Stations In Japan

Mazda Launches First Hydrogen Filling Stations In Japan by: Jenny McLane Mazda has always been a leader in innovation. It has pioneered some of the revolutionary technologies such as the rotary engine. Now that environmental conservation has bec...

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The Engine Explained

The Engine Explained by: Kevin Schappell The engine is the heart of your car, but instead of pumping blood, the engine pumps air and fuel. The engines main function is to convert air and fuel into rotary motion so it can drive the wheels of the ...

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Drivers of SUVs Saving Big Money with Diesel Engines

ers of SUVs Saving Big Money with Diesel Engines by: ARA Content (ARA) - Half of all American vacationers on the road this year are driving gas guzzling SUVs and pickup trucks, according to a new survey on driving habits from research firm Marke...

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Toyota Prius Making Waves for Hybrid Vehicles

Toyota Prius Making Waves for Hybrid Vehicles by: Jenny McLane The concept vehicle a few years back is now making big news around the world. The Toyota Prius is currentle the cleanest family car on the planet today. Voted as the 2005 European Ca...

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More Hybrid SUVs in 2005

More Hybrid SUVs in 2005 by: Jenny McLane It is common knowledge among car enthusiasts and car owners that the bigger the vehicle, the bigger the amount of fuel it consumes. With this in mind, several automobile producers have begun diverting a ...

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The Two-Stroke Model Airplane Engine

The two-stroke model airplane engine is a simple and elegant concept. The majority of these are not gasoline, but “glow” or “nitro” engines. These names are due to the fuel and combustion methods. The fuel itself contains methanol, nitro met...

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How Do Electric Companies Produce Electricity Commercially?

Conventionally, electricity is created by converting heat energy to mechanical energy to electrical energy. This is done by rotating massive turbines that will turn electromechanical generators that will generate electricity. The process of moving th...

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What Are Forklifts?

Forklifts are industrial powered trucks used to carry and transport loads. Forklifts can carry heavy loads, up to thousands of pounds. They find major applications in industrial warehouses and factories. Forklifts may also be used to move or transpor...

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Hydrogen Filling Station Approved for Mazda

Hydrogen Filling Station Approved for Mazda by: Jenny McLane Mazda Motor Corporation has received authorization from the Japanese government to operate a hydrogen-gas filling station near its Hiroshima headquarters. The station stores and suppli...

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