alternative fuel

alternative fuel

noun
a vehicular fuel that is not entirely derived from petroleum, as natural gas, hydrogen, or an alcohol mixture: the environmental benefits of alternative fuels.
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Main Entry:  alternative fuel
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  a fuel other than gasoline or diesel for powering motor vehicles, often with improved energy efficiency and pollution reduction features
Example:  Electricity, natural gas, hydrogen, and fuel cells are examples of alternative fuel.
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