Gasoline E10

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Gasoline E10
Carbon Footprint
GHG Emissions Facts
Per one liter of combusted fuel
Total:2.123 kg CO₂e
2,123 gCO₂e
 • Usage:2.123 kg CO₂e
2,123 gCO₂e
Source: EIA[1]

Gasoline E10 or petrol E10 is a fuel used in internal combustion engines that contains 10% biologically-derived ethanol and 90% petroleum-derived gasoline. Burning gasoline E10 releases 2.123 kg carbon dioxide equivalent (CO2e) of greenhouse gas (GHG). This does not include GHG from the production or transport of the fuel. The GHG emissions from the combustion of the biofuel portion is not included in the emissions data. The total emissions, including the biofuels portion, is 2.275 kg carbon dioxide equivalent (CO2e) of greenhouse gas (GHG).

The environmental impact information on this page is from the United States Department of Energy Information Administration (EIA) website.[1]

See also[edit]

  • Liquid fuels - comparison of the environmental impacts of liquid fuels


  1. 1.0 1.1 How much carbon dioxide is produced by burning gasoline and diesel fuel? Updated May 6, 2016. Accessed March 29, 2017. [Archived]