Methane vs Bioethanol - What's the difference?

methane | bioethanol |


As nouns the difference between methane and bioethanol

is that methane is methane while bioethanol is bioethanol.

methane

Noun

  • (organic compound, uncountable) The simplest aliphatic hydrocarbon, CH4, being a constituent of natural gas.
  • Cattle emit a large amount of methane .
  • (organic chemistry, countable) Any of very many derivatives of methane.
  • Synonyms

    * methyl hydride (appears in some chemistry literature) * carbon tetrahydride (qualifier)

    Derived terms

    * methane gas (an often-used term, although it really means methane )

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    bioethanol

    English

    Noun

  • Ethanol produced, by fermentation of crops, for use as a biofuel.