Modern Marvels Gasoline /

Before the automobile paved the way for gasoline's rise, it was considered a bothersome byproduct of kerosene production. This episode goes far beyond the pump to document the complete story of gasoline, showing what it really is and how it is refined, transported, and used. Also considered is the f... Full description

Corporate Author: Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
Other Authors: Films Media Group.
Language: English
Published: New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2012], c2002
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Online Access: Part of the Films on Demand collection.
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500 |a Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on July 09, 2012. 
500 |a Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware. 
500 |a Part of the series Modern Marvels. 
505 0 |a Introduction: Modern Marvels: Gasoline (2:24) -- Gasoline--Still a Bargain (1:53) -- The Refinery Process (2:55) -- Internal Combustion Engines & the Octane Rating Scale (3:06) -- Kerosene Dominated the Early Oil Business (2:26) -- The Standard Oil Company (2:06) -- Keeping Up With Demand for Gasoline (2:05) -- Improving Gasoline Quality (1:55) -- Catalytic Reforming (2:01) -- Refineries Only Look Chaotic (2:29) -- 55 Varieties of Cleaner Burning Gasolines (1:56) -- The Economics of Refining (1:35) -- The Early History of Gasoline Transport and Delivery (1:58) -- The Modern Pipeline System (2:01) -- Gasoline is a Fungible Commodity (2:41) -- Gasoline Delivery System (1:16) -- Focus on Reduced Emissions & Bio-Fuels (3:37) -- The Search for Zero Emissions (2:18) -- The Fuel Race is On (1:57) -- Credits: Modern Marvels: Gasoline (0:50) 
506 |a Access requires authentication through Films on Demand. 
520 |a Before the automobile paved the way for gasoline's rise, it was considered a bothersome byproduct of kerosene production. This episode goes far beyond the pump to document the complete story of gasoline, showing what it really is and how it is refined, transported, and used. Also considered is the future of fuel, when alternative sources like hydrogen fuel cells and biodiesel may eventually replace gas at the top of the power pyramid. 
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650 0 |a Energy conservation. 
650 0 |a Gasoline. 
650 0 |a Natural resources. 
650 0 |a Power resources. 
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