# What is the density of diesel fuel per gallon?

The density of petroleum diesel fuel is about **0.85 kilograms
per litre** (7.09 pounds per gallon).

### How to convert Btu per pound to btu per gallon of diesel fuel?

btu per pound * pounds per gallon OK, it sounds as if you know the value of fuel in oil btu per pound.Now find out how much a gallon of fuel oil weighs and multiply the btu value x that weight in pounds and that is the value per gallon. Or simply, diesel fuel is #2 fuel oil which contains 140,000 btu per gallon.

### How much does one liter of diesel fuel weigh?

Diesel fuel weighs about 7.1 pounds per gallon, so a liter, of which there are 3.8 in a gallon, would weigh about 1.9 pounds. --- Since a litre (liter) is a metric measure, best to keep the whole answer in metric, don't you think? A litre (liter) of diesel fuel weighs 832grams, or 0.832kg. .8 kgms/ ltr depending on fuel density Diesel has a density of around 900gl-1, at about 20oC, so one litre of…

### How much does a gallon of diesel fuel cost per mile?

You need to know the price per gallon and also the miles per gallon your car can achieve. Then the cost per mile is the dollars per gallon divided by the miles per gallon. The answer is in dollars per mile (in the UK use pounds instead). So with fuel at $1 per gallon, and car that does 20 mpg, the fuel cost is $1 / 20 per mile, or 5 cents per mile.

### What is energy fuel surcharge for?

A fuel surcharge lets the customer pay for part of the fuel used to transport his load. How these work: The basis is that trucks get 6 miles to the gallon and diesel costs $1.95 per gallon, so shipping rates are calculated based on those numbers. If diesel costs more than $1.95 per gallon, the person paying the bill for the freight pays a surcharge per mile to help reimburse the driver. If the national…

### Which is the engine that gives max mileage either diesel or petrol engine?

Diesel will always give you better fuel mileage as diesel fuel itself contains more BTU (the measure of thermal energy) in a given quantity than compared to gas.So therefore a diesel engine can extract more mileage out of a gallon of diesel fuel as there is more energy to extract out of that gallon as compared to a gallon of gas.Considering this, this is why diesel fuel prices would have to rise considerably over gas…

### How much does diesel fuel cost per gallon?

Diesel fuel's price depends entirely on your location and what era you are in. Right now in eastern Washington state, diesel fuel is above $4.00 a gallon, and back in the 2008-2009 global enconomy crisis, I saw it for $5.26 at its peak! But anywhere in the US, you're looking at dumping around $4.00 for every gallon.

### What is the price per gallon for Diesel Fuel in the UK?

In the UK diesel is sold in litres not gallons and at present (May 2008) it is being sold at between £1.10 and £1.35 per litres depending on location. In terms of price per gallon, 1 US gallon = 3.7 litres, so at best that's over £4.00 per gallon, and in reality, you are more likely to pay nearer to £4.50.. And with current exchange rates that works out at a staggering USD 9.00 per…

### What is DS2 Diesel Fuel?

DS2 fuel is ultra low sulfur fuel mainly found at airports. Although it reduces emissions, there is a loss in efficiency when it is used. The PPM (parts per million) content of the sulfur in DS2 fuel should not exceed 15ppm in the United States. Due to the low content of the sulfur in DS2 fuel, the cost of the fuel per gallon has increased up to 25 cents more per gallon.