I can’t get my head around this.

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How can a gallon of gasoline weighing 6.3 Lbs generate energy to move an automobile weighing 3 tons for 30 miles, and the residual CO2 weigh 21.1 Lbs? I am not a scientist, but a banker with a pretty good handle on basic math. This strikes me as not only counter intuitive, but if true, miraculous.  

I have enjoyed this blog for several months and I finally decided to join the fray.

 

 

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I can’t get my head around this.

How can a gallon of gasoline weighing 6.3 Lbs generate energy to move an automobile weighing 3 tons for 30 miles, and the residual CO2 weigh 21.1 Lbs? I am not a scientist, but a banker with a pretty good handle on basic math. This strikes me as not only counter intuitive, but if true, miraculous.  

I have enjoyed this blog for several months and I finally decided to join the fray.

 

 

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